London Edinburgh London cyclist breaks bike, builds up new one, finishes anyway; Dan Bigham attempting Hour record next week; Mads ‘Picasso’ Pedersen; Mayor of Okehampton talks cycling; Ride with Pidcock (on Zwift, in a heatwave); + more on the live blog

Less than a year after breaking Bradley Wiggins’ British Hour Record with a distance of 54.723km, the aero supremo and very very good cyclist Dan Bigham will be taking on the world best mark of 55.089km, currently held by Victor Campenaerts. > Dan Bigham on the road.cc podcast Bigham’s day job is as the performance engineer … Read more

Simon Yates: ‘We are going to the Vuelta a España to win’

“], “filter”: “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote” }”> Don’t miss a moment from Paris-Roubaix and Unbound Gravel, to the Giro d’Italia, Tour de France, Vuelta a España, and everything in between when you >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link”}}”>join Outside+. Simon Yates, the 2018 Vuelta a España winner, will spearhead Team BikeExchange at this year’s race, with the British … Read more

Jai Hindley — named to start in Vuelta a España — aims to add to his Giro d’Italia triumph

Australian cyclist Jai Hindley will have a shot at creating history when he lines up in the final Grand Tour of the year, the Vuelta a España. Key points: Jai Hindley won his first Grand Tour at the Giro d’Italia earlier this year No Australian has ever won the Vuelta a España, with Cadel Evans and … Read more

An ice sock stuck in derailleur melts George Bennett’s GC hopes at Tour de l’Ain

“], “filter”: “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote” }”> Don’t miss a moment from Paris-Roubaix and Unbound Gravel, to the Giro d’Italia, Tour de France, Vuelta a España, and everything in between when you >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link”}}”>join Outside+. George Bennett was cursing his luck at the finish line Thursday at the Tour de l’Ain. The New … Read more

Casper Pedersen ready to learn from leadout king Michael Mørkøv in move to Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl

“], “filter”: “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote” }”> Don’t miss a moment from Paris-Roubaix and Unbound Gravel, to the Giro d’Italia, Tour de France, Vuelta a España, and everything in between when you >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link”}}”>join Outside+. Casper Pedersen knows he needs to raise the bar in his move to Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl. In a … Read more