Road Cycling Articles by Date

July 2008

  • Oakley Wins Tour de France

    Sastre Andy

    Posted about 6 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Oakley’s Carlos Sastre won the 95th Tour de France on Sunday, as the three-week race ended on the Champs- Elysees in Paris, emphasizing Oakley’s dominance in the sport of cycling. Oakley’s Cadel Evans was runner-up for the second consecutive year. Throughout the three weeks, 3,500km and 21 stages, Oakley produced six different leaders and 14 stage wins.

  • Oakley Leads Tour, 13 Stage Wins and Counting

    Sastre Podium

    Posted about 6 years ago by Kiko Gracia

    Oakley’s Carlos Sastre produced a stunning performance on the classic stage to Alpe d’Huez to cross the line over two minutes clear and take the Tour de France yellow jersey by one minute, 24 seconds from Oakley teammate and previous leader Frank Schleck. So far in this year’s race, Oakley has won 13 stages and has produced five overall race leaders.

  • Schleck Leads Tour de France

    Frank Hautacam

    Posted about 6 years ago by Kiko Gracia

    Oakley’s Frank Schleck of Luxembourg seized the overall lead in the Tour de France on Sunday, drawing on his strength in the mountains and getting an assist from his brother as the three-week race headed into the Italian Alps.

  • Oakley Wins Stage No. 8, Keeps Yellow Jersey

    Arvessen

    Posted about 6 years ago by Kiko Gracia

    Leading out the gallop and having just enough strength to hang on to the line, Norwegian national champion Kurt Asle Arvesen (OAKLEY) sprinted to a narrow victory over Martin Elmiger (OAKLEY) and Alessandro Ballan (Lampre) at the end of the eleventh stage of the Tour de France.

  • Oakley Tour de France Update

    Luis Leon

    Posted about 6 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Today during the seventh stage, Spaniard Luis León Sánchez (OAKLEY) dominated the final descent into Aurillac after an undulating stage through the Massif Central to win ahead of an elite group of riders containing yellow jersey Kim Kirchen (OAKLEY).

  • Oakley Five for Five at Tour de France

    Valverde Victory

    Posted about 6 years ago by Steve Blick

    Oakley’s Stefan Schumacher of the Gerolsteiner team took the overall lead of the Tour de France by winning the fourth stage, a 29.5-km time trial around Cholet on Tuesday…