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Tim Renowden

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Tim Renowden has been following professional cycling closely since Indurain won his first Tour. An ex-runner, now a club grade bike racer, Tim tweets about sport at @megabicicleta.

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Five contentions from the Tour

Five contentions from the Tour

4 hours ago

Well, we survived. The sleep deprivation will wear off, coffee consumption can return to safe levels, and Twitter’s ceaseless hunt for the best/worst Sherliggettisms of all time can finally be set aside. Congratulations to Australia’s Zak Dempster and Luke Durbridge for finishing their first Tours de France. I’ve scraped together a few contentious bones to […]

Commonwealth Games Preview: Keirin and Sprint Cycling

Commonwealth Games Preview: Keirin and Sprint Cycling

5 days ago

What do these absurd names mean? Three different ways of sending a track bike around a velodrome at ludicrous speeds. The individual sprint is one of the purest of cycling events: two riders go head-to-head on the velodrome, in a battle of power, speed and tactics. Riders must defeat their opponent in two-out-of-three heats to […]

Flawless Nibali has this Tour de France on a silver platter

Flawless Nibali has this Tour de France on a silver platter

5 days ago

After a first week that tore up every script and binned some of the best-laid plans, followed by a second week that tipped the rubbish bin full of torn-up scripts and plans upside down and set them on fire, the Tour’s third week has settled to a steady pile of glowing embers. Sure, it’s theoretically […]

Commonwealth Games Preview: Cycling Team Pursuit

Commonwealth Games Preview: Cycling Team Pursuit

5 days ago

Precision and power are the goals for the team pursuit, and there are few things as hypnotic as watching a well-drilled line of pursuiters gliding around the velodrome. It looks graceful and easy, but it couldn’t be more painful if they gave the crowd tasers and offered a reward for each hit. What is it? […]

Tour de France Stage 11: live commentary, blog

Tour de France Stage 11: live commentary, blog

16 Jul 2014

The Tour de France begins its second phase tonight with Stage 11, after a rest day gave everyone a chance to process the tumultuous events of the first ten days of the race. Join us on The Roar from 10:00pm AEST for a call of all the action from Stage 11. For a week where […]

How do you solve a problem like Marianne Vos?

How do you solve a problem like Marianne Vos?

15 Jul 2014

It was one of the most dominant performances you will ever see from a professional cycling team in a major race. Three riders on the final podium; the top four places in the points competition; four out of the top seven places in the mountains jersey; and winning six out of ten stages for the […]

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