Hester Stembridge, who will be riding for Bike Pure-LeMond-Aspire Velotech RT next year, lives in South Devon and has been racing for about five years in both bunch races and time trials. She admits she’s only really raced seriously for the last three years but then she is still so young that’s not surprising. Hester [...]
This is the personal journey of my season as a first year junior in British Cycling. My ups, my downs and the learning and development I went through, including my injury woes in the beginning, to my coveted rainbow bands at the end. The end of August last year saw me crash in the National Youth Points Race [...]
If the election of new UCI President Brian Cookson wasn’t enough to celebrate then the victories of Marianne Vos (Rabobank/Liv-Giant) and Ruis Costa (Movistar) in their respective world championship races was the icing on the cake.
2014 will see a new women’s team join the UK peloton, Bike Pure/ LeMond/ Aspire Velotech Racing Team is now recruiting female junior riders for its roster. The team, which is headlined by one of the biggest global names in the sport Greg LeMond, will be six to eight riders strong. As part of the [...]
After much anticipation, Greg LeMond has launched his new range of road bikes at major US bike show Interbike today. Initial reports last week stated LeMond would team up with French company TIME to produce a small number of limited edition models branded in such a way to reflect the career achievements of the triple [...]
Triple Tour de France winner and cycling innovator Greg LeMond is set to make a welcome return to bike manufacturing through French manufacturer TIME.
Despite a puncture in the closing stages, Marianne Vos (Rabo-LivGiant) retained the overall title of World Cup Champion in the UCI Vårgårda World Cup event in Sweden. Vos formed part of a 6 rider breakaway group during the decisive stage and although unfortunate enough to puncture half way through the last of 12 11km laps, [...]
The relationship between rider and coach is often one that rarely grabs the headlines. Behind the majority of successful athletes is a coach or mentor who more than often provides that extra ingredient to get the very best from a rider’s potential. We caught up with long standing Bike Pure advocate and friend Peter Richards [...]