Road Cycling Articles by Date

May 2010

  • Oakley Shines at The Tour of California


    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley athletes dominated The Tour of California, taking the overall victory and winning 4 out of 8 stages. The eight-day race covers over 800 miles of some of California’s most beautiful terrain, including through the redwoods, the wine country, along the Pacific Coast, and finishing in Thousand Oaks, CA. Most riders claimed it was one of the most physically demanding races that they have done. This year’s tour saw some of the best cyclists in the world competing including Tour de France winners, Olympic medalists and World Champions.

  • Oakley's Michael "Mick" Rogers Claims Biggest Win Of Career At The Tour Of California


    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Michael Rogers of Australia withstood an onslaught of attacks at the final of the Amgen Tour of California on Sunday to take the biggest victory of his career.

  • Oakley's Filippo Pozzato Wins Stage 12 Of The Giro d' Italia


    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Filippo Pozzato of Italy timed his sprint perfectly and won stage 12 at the Giro d’ Italia last Thursday. Pozzato’s win is the first Italian victory in this year’s Giro d’Italia. Oakley’s Richie Porte kept his lead and the leader’s pink jersey in the general classification.

  • Oakley's 17-Year-Old Coryn Rivera Wins Sacremento Grand Prix

    Coryn TOC Sac GP

    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Coryn Rivera outpaced a heavily contested bunch sprint to take the victory at the Sacremento Grand Prix Sunday. Fresh off a European stint with the U.S. National Team, the second-year pro astounded the onlookers with her stage 1 win at the Amgen Tour of California.

  • Oakley's Cadel Evans Wins Grueling Seventh Stage At The Giro d' Italia


    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Cadel Evans of Australia won a grueling seventh stage at the Giro d’Italia last weekend. The Australian world champion finished the 138-mile stage from Carrara to Montalcino in 5 hours, 13 minutes, 37 seconds.

  • Oakley's Mark Cavendish Sprints To Stage One Win At The Tour of California

    Cycling: Tour of California / Stage 1

    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Mark Cavendish, who surged to the front in the waning meters of the 104.3-mile trip from Nevada City to Sacramento, with the help of his teammates, won the opening stage of the Tour of California on Sunday. Oakley’s Juan Jose Haedo of Argentina finished second, while Oakley’s Alexander Kristoff finished third.

  • Oakley's Evans And Wiggins Start Strong At 2010 Giro d'Italia


    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Bradley Wiggins of Britain claimed his first ever leader’s jersey in a Grand Tour by winning the opening time trial in the Giro d’Italia. Oakley’s reigning world champion Cadel Evans of Australia took third in the time trial and took the lead in the overall standings in stage two.

  • Oakley's Taylor Phinney and Jesse Sergent Pull Off Upsets With Wins At The Tour Of The Gila


    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Taylor Phinney and Jesse Sergent out-raced the biggest names in the sport during the fourth and third stage of the Tour of the Gila. Phinney won stage four with a powerful sprint at the end to take the Silver City Criterium. Sergent beat a world-class field in stage three, the 26.6 kilometer time trial.

  • Oakley's Alejandro Valverde Sprints To Victory At The Tour De Romandie


    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Alejandro Valverde secured his victory at the Tour de Romandie on the final stage, a 121.8 km mountainous route that started and finished in Sion, Switzerland, on Sunday. Valverde entered the stage one-second behind Oakley’s Australian race-leader Michael Rogers.