Simon Clarke wrote history on Sunday when he clinched the mountain classification jersey at the Vuelta a España after three weeks of racing. In his Grand Tour debut, the 26-year-old delivered ORICA-GreenEDGE their first Grand Tour jersey, the second polka dot jersey for Australia.
Excitement was high as the winners of the EUROBIKE Award were honored on the first day of EUROBIKE 2012. A total of 84 products were honored with an award but the SCOTT All Mountain Tech outfit outperformed all the others and was given the Gold Award, only given to the eight most outstanding innovations.
Last week in marked the 20th anniversary of La Ruta de los Conquistadores in Costa Rica. This race is modeled to mirror the footsteps taken by Spanish Conquerors Juan de Cavallon and Perefan de Ribera as they explored Coast Rica in the 1500’s.