Rigoberto Uran will continue his march toward the Giro d’Italia this week at the Tour de Romandie, leading an eight-rider Cannondale Pro Cycling roster that also includes Pierre Rolland, Davide Formolo and Ramunas Navardauskas. A victory at this year’s Giro is the team’s major objective this season, and Uran said Romandie is a crucial step in preparation for the Italian Grand...
Jonathan Vaughters agrees that the current cost structure for teams within professional cycling was one of the factors that drove Oleg Tinkov to decide to leave professional cycling. However the Cannondale-Garmin team manager added that the Russian oligarch helped manipulate a worrying trend in which teams cannot sustain their longevity with the sport. Tinkov announced last week...
Long before he rolled off the start line in the Tour de France, or founded his own successful cycling team, Jonathan Vaughters was a 13-year-old trying to catch a glimpse of the action. The year was 1986. The day was overcast, misty. And the crowds that showed up in Colorado Springs to watch the first world championships on American soil had made it so difficult for Vaughters to...
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September 11, 2015 | Discuss
Vaughters hints Urán will join Cannondale-Garmin for 2016 Rigoberto Urán (Etixx-QuickStep) is expected to join the Cannondale-Garmin team for 2016 after a strong hint via Twitter from team manager Jonathan Vaughters. The Colombian Grand Tour rider has been linked to both Team Sky and Cannondale-Garmin in recent months but seems set to join the US-registered team after Dan Martin...
Former middle-distance-runner-turned-cyclist Michael Woods will move to the WorldTour with Cannondale-Garmin next season. Woods, who came to cycling after a debilitating foot injury ended his running career, won a stage and finished second overall earlier this month at the Tour of Utah after wearing yellow for one stage. He rides for Optum Pro Cycling this season and will compete...
As the Tour de France drew near, Jonathan Vaughters was still poring over power outputs and training results, trying to determine the nine riders that he would send to represent Cannondale-Garmin at the start line in the Dutch city of Utrecht. Andrew Talansky was a given, his best shot for an overall podium. But by the time Vaughters had finalized the rest of the U.S.-based team...
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July 03, 2015 | Discuss
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