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Your source for results of recent bicycle races, along with past race results, beginning in 1896 with the first Paris-Roubaix. Use the menu options above for archives.

latest race results
March 29: Gent - Wevelgem
March 29:
Deinze - Wevelgem

1. Luca Paolini
2. Niki Terpstra
3. Geraint Thomas
March 28-29: Critérium International
Mar 29, Stage 3
Porto Vecchio - Col de l'Ospedale
1. Jean-Christophe Peraud
2. Pierrick Fedrigo
3. Thibaut Pinot
Final GC Leader: Jean-Christophe Peraud
March 26 - 29: Coppi - Bartali Week
Mar 29, Stage 4: Pavullo - Roccapelago 1. Louis Meintjes
2. Damiano Cunego
3. Davide Rebellin
Final GC leader: Louis Meintjes
March 23 - March 29: Volta a Catalunya
Mar 29, Stage
7: Barcelona - Barcelona
1. Alejandro Valverde
2. Bryan Coquard
3. Sergei Chernetski
Final GC leader: Richie Porte
March 27: E3 Prijs Harelbeke
March 27:
Harelbeke - Harelbeke
1. Geraint Thomas
2. Zdenek Stybar
3. Matteo Trentin
March 25: Dwars door Vlaanderen
March 25:
Roeselare - Waregem
1. Jelle Wallays
2. Edward Theuns
3. Dylan van Baarle
March 26: Classica Corsica
March 26:
Ajaccio -
1. Thomas Boudat
2. Shane Archbold
3. Daniele Ratto
March 22: Milano - San Remo
March 22:
Milano -
San Remo
1. John Degenkolb
2. Alexander Kristoff
3. Michael Matthews
March 22: Cholet-Pays de Loire
March 22:
Cholet -
1. Pierrick Fedrigo
2. Jon Insausti
3. Baptiste Planckaert
March 21: Classic Loire-Atlantique
March 21:
La Haye-Fouassière
1. Alexis Gougeard
2. Marco Marcato
3. Anthony Delaplace
March 21: Ronde van Zeeland Seaports
March 21:
Terneuzen - Terneuzen
1. Iljo Keisse
2. Niki Terpstra
3. Lukasz Wisniowski
March 20: Handzame Classic
March 20:
Bredene - Handzame
1. Gianni Meersman
2. Antoine Demoitie
3. Tiesj Benoot
March 19: GP Nobili Rubinetterie
March 19:
Suno -
1. Giacomo Nizzolo
2. Simone Ponzi
3. Marco Haller
March 18: Nokere Koerse
March 18:
Deinze -
1. Kris Boeckmans
2. Justin Jules
3. Scott Thwaites
March 11-17: Tirreno-Adriatico
Mar 17, Stage 7:
San Benedetto del Tronto ITT
1. Fabian Cancellara
2. Adriano Malori
3. Vasil Kiryienka
Final GC Leader: Nairo Quintana
May 15: Dwars door Drenthe
Mar 15:
Roden -
1. Manuel Belletti
2. Barry Markus
3. Michael Svendgaard
March 8-15: Paris-Nice
Mar 15, Stage 7: Nice -
Col d'Eze ITT
1. Richie Porte
2. Simon Spilak
3. Rui Costa
Final GC Leader: Richie Porte
March 8-15: Tour de Langkawi
Mar 15, Stage 8: Kuala Kubu Bharu - Kuala Lumpur Loop 1. Andrea Guardini
2. Caleb Ewen
3. Michael Kolar
Final GC Leader: Youcef Reguigui
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Newest feature postings:
March 23: George Hincapie photo gallery

News: March 30: Upcoming racing; Bjarne Riis fired; Edvald Boasson Hagen breaks clavicle; Team reports for Gent-Wevelgem; Critérium international; Volta a Catalunya.

March 29: Lots of big-time racing all over; Wiggins in action; Team plans for all Sunday's racing

March 28: Lots of racing today; Cycling Heroes now Audio book; Europeans start raising prices; Fabian Cancellara crashes hard, early season wrecked; Team reports on E3, Volta a Catalunya, Critérium International

March 27: Today's racing; Cobbled Classics racing begins; Pozzato out of E3; Volta a Catalunya team reports; Michael Rogers returns to racing; Upcoming racing plans from Lotto-Soudal, Lampre-Merida; Cult Energy's report from Classica Corsica

March 26: Ghost Bikes; Sky's riders for upcoming races; Lots of racing news from the teams

March 25: Today's races; Bicycle Industry Manifesto for Change; European pricing questions persist after Tapei show; Tinkoff-Saxo Volta a Catalunya report; Pro teams' racing schedules

March 24: Racing today; Los Angeles honors bikes, honest; Peter Velits to have leg surgery; Bjarne Riis suspended from Tinkoff-Saxo? Volta a Catalunya news; Dwars door Vlaanderen is coming

March 23: Today's racing; UCI on bad weather racing; Milano-San Remo, Classic Loire-Atlantique team reports

March 22: It's Milano-San Remo time; UCI to determine Astana's fate; Rodriguez out of Catalonia Tour; Ronde van Zeeland Seaports; Tinkoff-Saxo looks ahead to Catalonia, Dwars door Vlaanderen

March 21: Today's and tomorrow's racing; UCI appraisal of the weekend's racing; Racers get agreement to reconsider raing under harsh conditions; Team and rider reports for Handzame Classic; Wilco Kelderman hoping for better results; Upcoming racing: Milano-San Remo, Volta a Catalunya

March 20: Today's racing; Sec of State Kerry needs bike repair in Switzerland; SRAM Prez discusses Euro devaluation, pro team sponsorship, electronic shifting; Milano-San Remo is coming; Simon Gerrans racing return delayed.

March 19: Better batteries for eBikes; Lance Armstrong talks to U.S. Anti-Doping Agency; Nokere Koerse, Tirreno-Adriatico notes; milano-San Remo is coming

March 18: Today's racing; Taipei bicycle show; Euro distributors in trouble; Teams look back on this year's Tirreno-Adriatico; Giant-Alpecin, LottoNL-Jumbo for Milano-San Remo

March 17: Current racing; Steel frame paradise; Pros racing with hidden motors? Peter Sagan gets his first race win this year; BMC rosters for upcoming races; Lotto-Soudal plans for next races; LottoNL-Jumbo rosters and plans

March 16: New UCI rankings; Team and rider comments from the weekend's racing

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The Paris–Roubaix bicycle race, nicknamed "The Hell of the North", is famous for sending riders over brutal cobblestone roads. Only the strong, brave and lucky survive the hours of bone-shaking racing without suffering some mishap or catastrophe. It is so difficult no one wins it by accident, and winning Paris–Roubaix automatically puts a rider among the immortals of the sport.

How did that come to be? At one time roads everywhere were paved with cobbles. Why did Paris–Roubaix emerge to be such a special race? Les Woodland tells the inside story: how one of cycling's classics grew from several 19th century businessmen's plan to bring cycling to the mill town of Roubaix. It wasn't a sure thing, and several times it seemed the race might die. It's a fascinating tale, so fasten your seat belts, Les is going to take you on a bumpy ride.

Here's how to get your copy of Paris-Roubaix, The Inside Story in print or Kindle.

Freddy Maertens wins 1976 Gent-Wevelgem

Gent-Wevelgem is Sunday, the 29th. Above is a picture of the great Freddy Maertens winning the 1976 edition.

We conducted a wide-ranging (and for me, very enjoyable) interview a few years ago with Mr. Maertens.


What you'll find in our site:

The Tour de France. Lots of information, including results for every single stage of every Tour.

Other important bike races: the Giro d'Italia, the Vuelta a España, along with the classics, stage races, national championships, world records, and olympics.

We keep a running record of the races going on in the current year, with results, photos, maps, etc. We've been doing this since 2001, so the results for this year as well as previous years are available here.

This site is owned and run by McGann Publishing. We're a micro-publisher specializing in books about cycling history. Interested? Here's information on our titles in print.

We are devoted to cycling and all of its characters and events. The sport's past matters to us. We've been interviewing anyone who will sit down and talk to us, then writing up the interviews, and collecting other stories about cycling. We have rider histories—the stories of individual riders, many by the great cycling writer Owen Mulholland. We have our oral history project—the results of our interviews. And we've collected lots of photos over the years, of racers, racing, manufacturing, etc., which we have arranged into photo galleries for your enjoyment.

Being in the bike business for many years, we had to opportunity to travel a lot in Europe, riding bikes, attending trade shows, etc. We've written up many of our travels, and had some contributions from others whose travels differed from ours.

What would the day be without the funnies? Our friend Francesca Paoletti has drawn a series of comics about bike related stuff, poking fun at us along the way.

If you are interested in bikes, sooner or later you will want to know some technical information about bikes. We have articles here about bike weight, how bike frames are prepped and assembled, selected bike parts, and others.

And then there's food! The bicycle runs on the human engine, and the human engine runs on food, so of course we're interested in that.

Along the way we've been privileged to meet many people in and around the bike business who do things we like. The folks whose ads are up there on the right are friends of ours who we believe conduct their business knowledgably and honorably; here are a few others who do stuff we like.