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Cycling Ganna

Cycling: Ganna takes third stage win as Almeida extends Giro lead

VALDOBBIADENE, Italy (Reuters) – Italian Filippo Ganna claimed his third victory in this year’s Giro d’Italia when he won the 14th stage on Saturday, a 34.1km individual time trial from Conegliano to Valdobbiadene, as Joao Almeida extended his overall lead.The time trial world champion powered through the undulating course in 42 minutes 40 seconds to…

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Cycling Demare

Cycling: Demare sprints to fourth stage win at Giro

(Reuters) – Frenchman Arnaud Demare’s prolific Giro d’Italia continued as he claimed his fourth stage victory in this year’s race after a bunch sprint at the end of Stage 11 in Rimini on Wednesday.The 29-year-old Groupama-FDJ rider was taken to the front by his lead-out men and finished the job in style.Triple world champion Peter…

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Cycling surges

Cycling surges in popularity in Louisiana amid pandemic

By MELINDA MARTINEZ and The Town Talk – Associated Press Sunday, July 5, 2020 ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) – Cycling has become one of the country’s most popular activities and Central Louisiana is no exception to the trend.According to a press release from the NPD Group, “Lifestyle/leisure bikes, which are more basic adult bicycles sold at…

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Science and Nature

Are Running or Cycling Actually Risks for Spreading Covid-19?

Last week, a Belgian-Dutch research team self-published a report advising runners and cyclists that they should take extra care while passing others on the road, warning them that respiratory droplets that could potentially contain the novel coronavirus might spread further than the 6 feet buffer recommended by public health officials. Their paper quickly initiated an…