Annemiek van Vleuten and Anna van der Breggen have clinched a historic double triumph for the Netherlands in the UCI Road World Championships, taking gold and silver in the Elite Women’s Time Trial.It is the first time since Jeannie Longo and Catherine Marsal netted the top two Time Trial placings in Lugano, Switzerland in 1996 that gold and silver have ...
Mikkel Bjerg of Denmark and Elena Pirrone for Italy are the first individual gold medallists of the 2017 UCI Road World Championships, clinching the top honours possible in their respective Men's Under 23 and Women's Junior Time Trial categories.
Team Sunweb have soared to victory in both the women’s and men’s team time trials at the 2017 UCI Road World Championships on Sunday, clinching gold twice in a single day on Bergen’s relentlessly undulating 42 kilometre time trial course.
Norway, site of the 2017 UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, is one of the more northern countries in the cycling world: both the capital (Oslo) and Bergen are at 60 degrees north latitude, the same as Alaska! So, how do Norwegian cyclists manage to train through the off-season?
When the 2017 UCI Road World Championships begin on Sunday in Bergen, Norway, Thor Hushovd will be there in his role as ambassador for the sport. Hushovd is Norway's most accomplished male road cyclist, with an Elite road world title (2010), Under-23 time trial title (1998), plus ten stage wins and two points jerseys at the Tour de France.