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Cycling news highlights of 25th July to 28th July ,2012.
25th July , 2012
Stybar looking ahead to Vuelta and Worlds
Stybar is currently in action at the Tour de Wallonie in Belgium, where he lies 17th overall with one stage to go. The race is all part of a grand plan to arrive at the start line of the road world championships in Valkenberg in top condition. He will complete his preparations for that race at the Vuelta a España (Aug 18 - Sep 9), which will be Stybar's first grand tour
26th July ,2012
Pat McQuaid: Olympic road race to showcase London’s iconic sights
Road cycling has that opportunity, to portray the backdrop, to portray and pass-by the iconic buildings and the beautiful regions in whatever city that may be in," McQuaid said in a UCI release.It would be great if it happened because it's another edition to this fairy-tale story," McQuaid told The Associated Press. "It would be great for cycling and great for the Olympic Games.
27th July, 2012
Gilbert tipping Cavendish for Olympic gold
I think it's a tremendous experience to be here," Gilbert told Belgian newspaper Het Nieuwsblad. "You get this chance only once every four years. We are here with 140 riders at the start so to get a medal is very difficult. But we are motivated. Yesterday I trained for three hours and my legs felt good in the last hour."
28th July , 2012
Specialized unveils 2013 road line - Part 2
Specialized Shiv Comp +Specialized Secteur Sport Disc + Specialized Roubaix Expert Disc
While the superb Shiv has made waves as a halo product and internationally been a hugely successful time trial and triathlon machine, it’s always been priced at a level not many of us can afford. That's all set to change with the carbon Shiv Comp. This £2,500 model is built with a SRAM Rival drivetrain, paired with a BB30 FSA Gossamer chainset, DT Swiss wheels and a smattering of Specialized’s own finishing kit. An entry level aluminum framed Shiv will also be available for £1,200.