Tagged: Tour de France

Boasson Hagen trains for Tour de France

Leading up to the biggest race of the year, the Norwegian cyclist shows promising form Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Tour de France, the biggest cycling event of the year, is just about to...

Disappointing Tour de France for Norway

Despite promising young talent, no stage wins for Norwegian cyclists in 2016 Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Big expectations There were great expectations in regards to the Norwegian cyclists in this year’s Tour de...

Tour de France Wednesday results

Boasson Hagen wins 17th stage Wednesday, in Gap, France 17th stage: 111.2 miles in the Alps from Gap to Pinerolo, Italy, with five climbs, including a Categorie 1 climb to the ski resort of...

Tour de France: Another 3rd place for Hagen

Norwegian biker Edvald Boasson Hagen (Sky Team) captured third place also on stage five of the Tour the France on Thursday. Britain’s Mark Cavendish won the stage. Germany’s Geald Ciolek came second. Norway’s Thor...

Hushovd to build lead over Cavendish

Tuesday 13th July 2010 Thor Hushovd sought to distance himself from rival Mark Cavendish on the Tour de France’s second Alpine stage. On a day where the climbers will come to the fore and...

Cervélo TestTeam: Hushovd wins green jersey

26-Jul-2009: Cervélo TestTeam concluded its highly successful Tour de France debut Sunday with a view from the podium in Paris. Cervélo’s durable sprinter Thor Hushovd didn’t take any unnecessary risks in Sunday’s thrilling finale...

Tour De France: Hushovd Aggressive in Green

22-Jul-2009: Cervélo TestTeam was on the sharp end of the action in Wednesday’s thrilling, five-climb march across the French Alps in the 169.5km 17th stage. Thor Hushovd attacked early to all but secure the...

96th Tour de France – Injury List Arvesen Out

Saxo Bank’s Norwegian Champion Kurt-Asle Arvesen Out With Broken Collarbone At the hospital in Chateauroux this evening an examination of Team Saxo Bank’s Norwegian rider, Kurt-Asle Arvesen confirmed that the Norwegian champion has suffered...

Hushovd second, defends green jersey

14-Jul-2009: Cervélo TestTeam’s Thor Hushovd sprinted to second place in Tuesday’s 10th stage and defended the green points jersey at the Tour de France. British sprinter Mark Cavendish out-kicked Hushovd in a windy, uphill...