Thanks to Garmin, you can meet some of the Argyle Armada this month around the U.S. Tom Danielson at the Icon Lasik Tour to the Moon bike race Date: 6-October Time: 2:00-3:00 p.m. Location: Ruby Canyon Cycles (301 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501) Christian Vande Velde and Tyler Farrar at the Garmin Store – [...]
Starting Monday August 22nd in Colorado Springs, the USA Pro Cycling Challenge brings the best in professional cycling back to our high altitude playground in Colorado. The home team Garmin-Cervelo will be looking for a top result with a strong roster and close knowledge of the race route. Prologue: 5.18 miles of pan flat to [...]
Tom Danielson descending on his Cervelo R5ca, 2011 Tour de France. View the Photo of the Day series here:
Tom Danielson and Christian Vande Velde, 2011 Tour de France. View the Photo of the Day series here:
“Tommy D” climbs to 9th overall on stage 12 of the 2011 Tour de France. Great ride Tom! Photo taken by Mark Johnson. Click to Download: 2560×1440 | 1920 x 1200 | 1920 x 1080 | 1440 x 900
As the Tour moves on to the second week of racing, we have to say…WOW, what an amazing first week for team Garmin-Cervelo. At the time we write this, the team won stage 2′s team time trial, Tyler Farrar won stage 3, and Thor Hushovd has defended the yellow jersey through stage 6. Congratulations is [...]
The Tour doesn’t really need an introduction, it’s the TOUR. Easily one of the largest sporting events in the world, and certainly the biggest race of the pro cycling season. For 2011, the Tour celebrates the 100 year anniversary of the first time the race was held in the Alps. The result is a route [...]
Tom Danielson shows how he uses his Garmin Edge 500.
Many of Team Garmin-Slipstream’s riders will be playing a major part in the upcoming World Road Championships in Mendrisio, Switzerland. Starting with the U23 time trial on Wednesday through to the elite men’s road race on Sunday, the Argyle Armada will be present on the teams of five different countries. “I am looking forward to [...]
Director’s report from Johnny Weltz: The first mountain stage in this years Vuelta, and it was a super-hard stage with a mountain-top finish. It started flat out from the beginning — a lot of groups went and we had our guys in all of them. But after 40km a group of six riders took off [...]
Following Tom Danielson’s stage win and near overall victory at the Vuelta a Burgos, VeloNews’ European correspondent Andrew Hood spoke with Danielson from his home in the Spanish Pyrenean town of Puigcerda about completing his comeback. VeloNews: Congrats on the stage victory, what were your emotions on the podium? Tom Danielson: I was stoked. It [...]
Director’s report from Lionel Marie: The team work was great this week! Our objectives were to win a stage and have a podium on the final GC. All of that was accomplished with perfect teamwork to protect Danny Pate and Tom Danielson every day before the key TT stage. In the TT I was impressed [...]
After going 1-2 in the individual time trial, Team Garmin-Slipstream came into the final stage of the Vuelta a Burgos with the slimmest of leads in the overall, with Tom Danielson and Danny Pate sitting only seconds ahead of the field. On the final mountain-top finish the attacks were hard and unrelenting for Pate and [...]
Team Garmin-Slipstream took a major win Saturday with Tom Danielson and Danny Pate finishing first and second in the individual time trial of the Vuelta a Burgos in Spain. The also win puts both riders into the top two on GC and in position to claim the overall on Sunday final stage, a mountain-top finish [...]
Team Garmin-Slipstream’s ascent of Mount Vesuvius was led by the consistent climbing Tom Danielson who finished just 3:35 behind the stage winner. “I just wanted to ride a good pace up the last climb and build my fitness. It was a really crazy stage with a very dangerous run-in to the climb. Cobbles, cars, dogs, [...]
Team Garmin-Slipstream’s Tom Danielson is racing his first Grand Tour in two years with the Giro. He spoke with CycleTo before the start of stage 11 on how he is adapting in his return, dealing with the good days and the not-so-good days in the saddle.
Race report from Matt White Tomorrow is another chance for the sprinters teams to take control of the race. Passing through three countries and over 240km it will be a long day for the escapees and those who’s job it is to chase them. Tyler has proven he is in great shape, one of these [...]
Team Garmin-Slipstream’s Tom Danielson and Dave Zabriskie talk to CycleTo about just how hard the final 10km of the stage actually was.
As Team Garmin-Slipstream makes the final preparations for the 2009 Giro d’Italia campaign here in Lido di Jesolo, Italy, riders and directors take a look back at last year’s epic ride and ahead to tomorrow’s start: Christian Vande Velde, the first American to wear the Maglia Rosa since 1988, says: “leading the team across the [...]
Team Garmin-Slipstream, defending Team Time Trial champion of the 2008 Giro d’Italia, today announced its much-anticipated line-up for the 2009 edition of the race. Christian Vande Velde, the first American rider to wear the Maglia Rosa since 1988, will be joined by Bradley Wiggins, Cameron Meyer, Danny Pate, David Millar, David Zabriskie, Julian Dean, Tom [...]
The Argyle Armada of Team Garmin-Slipstream finished up its Spring Classics campaign on a strong note, with Ryder Hesjedal finishing in eleventh. This combined with Martijn Maaskant’s fourth place in the Ronde van Vlaanderen is a job well done for team director Lionel Marie. Some of you have asked why there are so many ‘Did [...]
Race report from Ryder Hesjedal Today the TEAM raced great! I only wish I could have delivered a better result for all the hard work that was accomplished. I was confident for a good race today and was given a perfect chance. Our two new additions to this week Tommy D and Lucas blended in [...]
Despite having good recent form and a plan to use the racing this week as preparation for the upcoming major races, Tom Danielson was unable to start the second stage of the Vuelta al País Vasco due to illness. “The night before the race I got really sick,” said Danielson. “I had a fever, etc… [...]
Cyclingnews featured two Garmin-Slipstream riders recently — Tom Danielson and Steven Cozza. Danielson is preparing for the Giro d’Italia with Pais Vasco this week, while Cozza is riding a wave of confidence after a strong performance in the Tour of Flanders. “The goal is to be strong and go fast,” [Danielson] said, when asked about [...]