James Knox turns pro with Quick-Step Floors
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Opportunity knocks for the year-old British climber, who'll step up to the World Tour in the jersey of the most victorious team of One of the brightest prospects on the U23 scene, James Knox has inked a deal with Quick-Step Floors, which will see him sport the colors of our squad until the end of Hailing from Levens, a small town in the county of Cumbria, James has built a reputation as a solid climber ever since his junior days, when he won the National Hill Climb Championships. But maybe his most outstanding display of talent and character came in April, at the Tour of Croatia, where James mixed it up with the pros and fought relentlessly on the race's tough climbs, before concluding the hard six-day event in eighth place, around one minute and a half behind the winner, multiple Grand Tour champion Vincenzo Nibali. All said and done, it doesn't come as a surprise that Quick-Step Floors have decided to add the promising year-old rider to their roster. Knox spoke of the opportunity he's been given and his goals as he opens a new, exciting and challenging chapter of his career: "It's amazing to join Quick-Step Floors, who is a team that excels in so many areas, from having the best classics riders in the world to the best stages racers and best sprinters. On the whole, it's a great outfit that always gets the most out of every rider, and personally I especially hope to develop my character as a climber, because it's where I can excel the most.
Directeur sportif Herman Frison explained that, while the majority of the squad are familiar with the roads, it provided an opportunity to "test tubes and tyre pressure". And, with bad weather predicted prior to the Classics, it was an earlier-than-anticipated recon. It has been ten months since we raced on these roads and during such a training [ride] you see things that could be important in the race," Frison said. Now we were able to do these recons without stress and without much rain. Organisers of the San Dimas Stage Race have announced the dates for the three-day race that has become a staple of the early season for the US domestic peloton. The race will take place March with three stages over three days. The race will open on Friday, March 24, with a 6.
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Sivakov completes a Team Ineos roster that includes talented climber Geoghegan Hart and flatlander Christian Knees, among others. Sivakov can soar through the high mountains, blaze a fast time trial, and even survive hilly and flat terrain. His results at the development level showed a level of versatility that is rarely seen at that level. His father, Alexi Sivakov, completed three Tours de France. His mother, Aleksandra Koliaseva, was a two-time world champion in the team time trial. Sivakov is Russian, and his versatility also includes a variety of languages. Close your eyes and you would think you were speaking with a young Frenchman with a good command of English.
Samuel Mugisha Dimension Data for Qhubeka 59 pts 2. Alessandro Fedeli Trevigiani-Phonix-Hemus 36 pts 4. Hafetab Weldu Dimension Data for Qhubeka 29 pts 5. Vadim Pronskiy Astana City 23 pts. The edition of the 2. Alessandro Fedeli from Trevigiani-Phonix-Hemus cycling team finished third with 36 points while Hafetab Weldu also from Dimension Data for Qhubeka came fourth with29 points with Vadim Pronskiy from Astana City Cycling team finished fifth with 23 points.
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After the start from Aosta, not a km of rest for the riders who had to cover km and three KoMs before getting to the finish line, right along the renewed wall of the Valgrisenche dam. After the great efforts of last the days and with the GC which was almost clear, and with all the jersey on the shoulders of the respective owners, the race evolution becomes quite clear from the beginning., This article was written by The British Continental. You can read the original article here.
Results of Giro Ciclistico della Valle d'Aosta Mont Blanc Won by Alessandro Fedeli before Harm Vanhoucke (2nd) and Scott Davies (3rd).
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