ORICA-GreenEDGE rider Simon Gerrans has won the silver medal for Australia in the men’s elite road race while ORICA-AIS rider Emma Johansson (SWE) has won the bronze medal in the women’s road race at the UCI Road Cycling World Championships.
Dorian Coninx won the U23 Triathlon World Championships in a dominating manner last Saturday, becoming the first athlete to win the U23 title only one year after claiming victory in the Junior World Championships.
Marino Vanhoenacker adds another 70.3 win to his successful 2014 campaign. In Zell am See, Austria, the Belgian once more unleashed a dominating bike split and hung on to his leading position during the run.
After the six-time French time trial champion succeeded in winning the time trial and subsequently the overall classification of the Tour du Poitou-Charentes last week, Chavanel offered IAM Cycling its 14th win of the season, and more importantly its first success in a WorldTour classic.