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November 6 2009, 03:00PM GMT-08:00 World record for crossing Australia, using Di2
After seven days, 19 hours and 5 minutes the heroic feat was accomplished. Late October extreme cyclist Guido Kunze clearly beat the official world record for crossing southern Australia by bicycle (4.200 km!). Almost 16 hours faster than the former record...
Craig Alexander wins Ironman World Championships Hawaii, using Di2
Australian Craig “Crowie” Alexander (36) defended his World Ironman crown with success in Kona, Hawaii. With this new title, he became only the fourth athlete in history to claim multiple World Ironman titles following in the footsteps of Dave Scott, Mark ...
Sven Nijs wins opening race Superprestige, using Di2
Sven Nijs (Landbouwkrediet-Colnago) has returned to the Cyclo-Cross podium where he belongs. Nijs is the leader in the Superprestige classification now, after winning yesterday’s opening race in Ruddervoorde, Belgium. The only rider who could challenge h...
Niels Albert wins opening race World Cup, using Di2
Reigning World Champion Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) once again showed his excellent condition this season by winning the opening round of the UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup yesterday in Treviso, Italy. Albert escaped from his competitors already in the seco...
Niels Albert wins again
Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) won the second race of the Cyclo Cross season, the GP Wisseltrofee Eric Vanderaerden in Neerpelt, Belgium. The World Champion was accompanied by Stybar (Fidea) and Vantornout (Sunweb-Propob) on the podium. Albert was again us...
Niels Albert wins Cyclo Cross, using Di2
World Champion Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) has won yesterdays Steenbergcross in Erpe-Mere, Belgium; the traditional Cyclo-Cross season opener. He started a solo in the second lap and rode easily to victory. A good start of the new season in which Albert ...
Lars Boom wins Vuelta stage, using Di2
Lars Boom (Team Rabobank) showed his huge talent once again in his solo victory in the 15th stage of the Vuelta a Espana. The former World Champion Cyclo Cross is only 23 years old but already built an impressive palmares in multiple cycling disciplines. H...
6 Stages of Cavendish Brilliance
Team Columbia-HTC and Mark Cavendish dominated the sprints at the 2009 Tour de France. The world's #1 lead-out man Mark Renshaw choreographed the action while Mark Cavendish did exactly what he does best. Shimano is a proud sponsor of Team Columbia HTC. Ra...