Ruben Plaza (Israel Cycling Academy) threw everything he had at the Giro d’Italia‘s 18th stage on Thursday, infiltrating the day’s main breakaway and then surviving to be among the final three fighting for victory on the summit finish at the Prato Nevoso ski resort. The 38-year-old Spaniard came up just short of adding a Giro […]
As the Giro d’Italia gruppo pedalled towards Prato Nevoso on Thursday afternoon, the eye will have been drawn by the snow-capped peaks that loomed imposingly on the horizon beyond the day’s finishing climb. They seemed to serve as a tacit reminder: no matter what happens here, the hardest part is still to come. In the […]
Domenico Pozzovivo (Bahrain-Merida) coughed hard and deep as he tried to recover from his huge effort to finish with Chris Froome (Team Sky) and Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb) on the Prato Nevoso finish at the end of the Giro d’Italia’s stage 18, but he was happy to have gained a few seconds on Simon Yates […]
For two weeks, Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb) and the Giro d’Italia gruppo had laboured under the growing impression that Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) simply could not be defeated when the road climbed. For two weeks, on every manner of mountain and hill that Italy has to offer, the maglia rosa was impassive of face and light […]
Chris Froome was forced to ride on the defensive for much of the Giro d’Italia after his crash before the opening time trial in Jerusalem, but the Team Sky leader appeared to be back to his Grand Tour best on the fast climb to Prato Nevoso at the end of stage 18, gaining 28 seconds […]
Some commuters can get to work for half the price starting Monday for the next four years.
Metro plans to temporarily close all Blue and Yellow line stations south of Reagan National Airport next summer as part of a massive construction project to rebuild 20 outdoor station platforms over the next three years.
Try it. You might like it. That’s the goal behind Bike To Work Day on May 18 in the D.C. region.
Pedestrian deaths have reached the highest level in 28 years, largely because of the nation’s appetite for fast arterial roads in urban-suburban areas and the ubiquitous SUVs that rule them, an insurance research group has found.
Bikeshare rolls into Prince George’s County next week when five Capital Bikeshare stations open for business on May 18.