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May 6 2010 Shimano sponsors global Ironman events
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Dyna-Sys: Shimano's next generation 10-speed MTB drivetrain
Shimano presents a completely new drivetrain technology for mountain bikes: Dyna-Sys. This revolutionary technology uses a 10-speed cassette, but that is not the only feature of this new system. Highlight is a completely redesigned drivetrain that creates ...
Gent – Wevelgem won by Bernhard Eisel, using Di2
Bernhard Eisel (HTC-Columbia) won a major Belgian classic yesterday: Gent-Wevelgem. It had been a tough day for the riders, with crosswinds torturing them all day. In the end, a six man break battled each other for the flowers and it was no surprise that t...
Freire triumphs again in "La Primavera", using Di2
The podium of Milan – San Remo was climbed by a familiar face: Oscar Freire (Team Rabobank) won Saturdays’ edition for the third time in his career, proving once again he is one of the greatest cycling icons in this era. It was the 70th victory in his 13-...
Boasson Hagen claims final stage Tirreno Adriatico
Edvald Boasson Hagen (SKY Professional Cycling Team) once again proved his immense talent by winning the final stage in the Tirreno Adriatico. The young Norwegian rider outsprinted Alessandro Petacchi (Lampre-Farnese Vini) in San Benedetto del Tronto, addi...
Henderson sprints to victory in Paris-Nice, using Di2
Greg Henderson (SKY Professional Cycling Team) won the first stage of Paris-Nice by proving to be the fastest sprinter of a breakaway group, finishing 17 seconds ahead of the peloton. It was an exciting stage, with many attacks in the strong cross-winds....
Boom wins prologue Paris-Nice, using Di2
Lars Boom (Team Rabobank) had an excellent start in Paris-Nice by winning yesterdays’ prologue. The current Dutch time trial champion needed only 10.56 min. for the tough 8 km course in Montfort – L’Amaury, 3 seconds faster than Jens Voigt (Team Saxo Bank)...
April 16 2010 Shimano Launches Dyna-Sys Website
IRVINE, Calif (Apr 16, 2010) – In tandem with the international debut of the new Shimano Dyna-Sys drivetrain system at the 2010 Sea Otter Classic, Shimano has launched a website detailing the features of the new system. Inherently Efficient, Remarkably St...
Flecha wins Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, using Di2
The cycling Classics season has started this Saturday with an impressive win of Juan Antonio Flecha (SKY Professional Cycling Team) in the Belgian “Omloop Het Nieuwsblad”. In cold, wet and windy conditions, Flecha was the first Spaniard ever to win this ra...
Sven Nijs wins his 50th Superprestige race
Sven Nijs (Landbouwkrediet Colnago) dominated another cyclo-cross yesterday, resulting in his 50th victory in a Superprestige race. Nijs beat in Dutch Gieten Kevin Pauwels (Telenet Fidea Cycling Team) and current World Champion Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus...