BERNARD HINAULT RUMORS

Steve Bauer joins BMC Racing

Former rider and multiple Canadian national champion, Steve Bauer has joined the BMC Racing team in the newly created role of Director of VIP Services. Bauer turned professional with the La Vie Claire team in 1985, after taking silver at the Los Angeles Olympic Games the season before, joining Tour de France contenders Bernard Hinault and Greg LeMond. In 1988, he became the second...
Via Cycling News
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bardet, Pinot weigh in on 2017 Tour de France route

2016 Tour de France runner-up Romain Bardet has been tipped as his country's best hope for its first Tour overall victory since Bernard Hinault in 1985, but after seeing the 2017 route, presented today in Paris, he balked at the number of time trialing kilometres, which, at 36km in total is significantly less than this year. Bardet, however, lost 3:31 to Chris Froome in the two...
Via Cycling News
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Hinault, Moser and Duclos-Lassalle praise "magnificent" Paris-Roubaix

Mat Hayman (Orica-GreenEdge) may have been a most unexpected winner of Paris-Roubaix but both his victory and the race as a whole have been acclaimed by past winners Bernard Hinault, Gilbert Duclos-Lassalle, Marc Madiot and Francesco Moser in the pages of L’Équipe. Hinault was famously dismissive of Paris-Roubaix prior to his own 1981 victory, and even after that triumph, he...
Via Cycling News
April 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Hinault: 2016 Tour de France offers a chance to take on Froome

Five-time Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault has called on French riders Thibaut Pinot, Warren Barguil and Romain Bardet to take risks in the 2016 Tour de France if they want to stop Chris Froome and Team Sky from again dominating the race. Hinault won the Tour de France in 1978, 1979, 1981, 1982 and 1985, often throwing caution to wind and making audacious attacks, even against...
Via Cycling News
October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Froome aims to add Vuelta to Tour title

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) Chris Froome will be racing both for and against history when the Spanish Vuelta starts Saturday. The Tour de France champion is aiming to become the third cyclist to win both the Tour and the Vuelta in the same season, after Jacques Anquetil (1963) and Bernard Hinault (1978). However Froome will need to improve on his past Vuelta performances, which yielded...
Via Associated Press
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

TOUR DE FRANCE WATCH: Diamonds are a rider's best friends

HUY, Belgium (AP) By claiming the race leader's jersey in a sixth different Tour de France, Fabian Cancellara not only equaled one of Belgian great Eddy Merck's feats. He also earned a nice present for his wife. Before the start of Monday's third stage in Antwerp, a city known for its diamonds, the 34-year-old Swiss rider was offered a trophy worth 25,000 euros ($27,560) incrusted...
Via Associated Press
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss
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