Team Ineos have declined to comment on reports linking Chris Froome with a rare mid-season move to a rival outfit before this year’s Tour de France, but are understood to be relaxed about the seven-time Grand Tour winner’s contract situation.
Laura Kenny and Geraint Thomas are among the star riders who have stepped up to help British Cycling’s next generation during the coronavirus lockdown.
After spending 36 hours on his turbo trainer raising over £340,000 for the NHS this week, Geraint Thomas could be forgiven for spending most of Saturday asleep.
Geraint Thomas expects his next three days to be tougher than competing in the Tour de France as he commits to spending 36 hours on a turbo trainer to raise money for the NHS.
Geraint Thomas is hopeful the Tour de France can be rearranged for later in the summer as organisers plan for the race to be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Geraint Thomas is hopeful the Tour de France can be rearranged for later in the summer as cycling’s biggest race faces postponement or even cancellation due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Tour de France is set to be postponed after the French government said no mass gatherings can take place in the country before July 15 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to wipe out events around the globe, sportspeople are having to find new ways of keeping themselves in shape.
The coronavirus may have shut down competitive cycling for the foreseeable future but the situation is giving fans the ideal chance to test themselves directly against Grand Tour winners.
Sir Bradley Wiggins “wouldn’t put it past” Geraint Thomas to retain his Tour de France title next year.