Dan Martin’s winning ride at Liège-Bastogne-Liège:
Dan Martin notched a career victory in Liège-Bastogne-Liège, after a huge effort by teammate Ryder Hesjedal in the closing kilometers.
See Christophe Le-Mével’s Garmin Edge 800 data from Liège-Bastogne-Liège.
Canada’s Ryder Hesjedal led Garmin-Cervélo with a respectable placing at Sunday’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège to close out the spring classics campaign on a solid note. Hesjedal bounced back from illness during last weekend’s Amstel Gold Race, but didn’t quite have the punch to follow the winning attacks late in the race and crossed the line 29th at [...]
Team Garmin-Transitions rounded out a good Spring Classics campaign with Ryder Hesjedal putting in strong performances. Director Lionel Marie sent this report from the final Spring Classic: After a nice Fleche Wallonne for Garmin-Transitions, with four guys in the finish (three of them youngs guys: Michel Kreder, Peter Stetina, Dan Martin) and a top ten [...]
Team Garmin-Transitions for the final Spring Classic, Liege-Bastogne-Liege: Ryder Hesjedal Christian Vande Velde Trent Lowe Christian Meier Dan Martin Cameron Meyer Peter Stetina Ricardo Van Der Velde Michel Kreder More photos from the Spring Classics:
Here is the data download from Ryder Hesjedal’s Garmin Edge 705 during Liège-Bastogne-Liège.
Team Garmin-Slipstream finished its Spring Classics campaign in a strong fashion thanks to Ryder Hesjedal, who continued his progression up the results with an eleventh in Liège-Bastogne-Liège. Race report from Ryder Hesjedal Sunday went perfect! The team did a great job once again repeating the same plan as Flèche and I was very excited to [...]
First I have to explain something that you only really know if you have ridden Liege-Bastogne-Liege. By looking at the profile, you have the impression that all of climbing is in the last 100 km of the race. But no. This race is said to be one of the hardest races in the world. There [...]
Started in 1892, Liège-Bastogne-Liège is the oldest one day race and is often called the Doyenne (Senior). Taking place in the Ardennes region of Belgium, the 261 km course includes no less that 12 hills, from 1-4 km in length and varying in grade from 4.7% to 12%: The race is scheduled to start at [...]
We just got back from the team presentation here which meant standing on a stage and waving at the crowd while an “interesting” choice of music played. YMCA in our case…I said interesting! Any way, we’ve all been resting up since the crashfest that was Fleche (Dan right at Fleche). Lots of work for DS [...]