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Commonwealth Games

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Glasgow Commonwealth Games Road Race

"At Glasgow 2014 the road cyclists will be taking the tourist route through the streets of Glasgow, but at these speeds the sights will just be a blur.

Spectators will get the chance to cheer the flock of riders on as they navigate the route in unison.

Their tight formation betrays few clues to what tactics might be at play as they jostle for position."

Can you guys preview the upcoming Glasgow Commonw...

Tour de Wallonie

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Tour de Wallonie

The Tour de Wallonie is celebrating its 35th anniversary. It runs from July 26 to 30. The traditional five steps lead the pack from West to East, the Pays des Collines and Wallonia in the heart of the Picardy region of Liège, between Frasnes-lez-Anvaing and Ans. Is 883.5 km with a very varied course for climbers, punchers, sprinters. A great opportunity, too, for the public to...

La Course: Tipping Comp

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La Course,
Sunday 27/7/14.

Women's Race on the Champs Elysées, as per the final stage in the TDF.
13 laps (6.85km per lap) total of 89km.
Race starts at 12:50pm French time on Sunday the 27th July.

Select 8 riders with a total value of no more than 100 credits.
Points are awarded for the first 5 of the first 11 laps (as per sprint comp), Points for the top 20 overall race result and also the top 3 young rider race result ...

Q&A Jonathan Vaughters

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Q&A Session:
Jonathan Vaughters, Garmin-Sharp boss

21 July (Second Rest Day)

Yes, folks! Velorooms has somehow cajoled and convinced one of pro cycling's most colourful characters to do a Q&A Session.

Jonathan Vaughters, top dog at Garmin-Sharp, former guard dog of the peloton and hot dog in a smoking jacket will be joining us on the To...

The BIG Tour Quiz

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Its new, its exciting, a chance to test your knowledge of the Tour de France with other cycling fans, Its...


Velorooms unveils its new quiz section with a quiz dedicated to the Tour de France. Prior to the race there will be a number of Quizzes  added, and then during the Tour a new quiz will be added every day, giving a total of 30 quizzes, 10 questions each, a grand total of 300 questions t...

The American "Wheelmen"

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Wandering the web yesterday evening, and more specifically the Open Library I came across publications by the "American League of Wheelmen", the first American Cycle Touring group, that started in the late 1800's and still survives today to some extent, as the League of American Cyclists. They also acted as the governing body for Cycling in America till the turn of the 20th century.

Throught the late 1800's they were th...

Wiggins quits road racing

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Wiggins quits road racing
to focus on the track

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So Bradley Wiggins seems to have followed up his quotes about sometimes wishing he had never won Le Tour with an interview which opens the door for him to refocus on the track and give up on road racing.

This seems at odds with some of the interviews he has given recently about his target of winning Paris Roubaix, but...

Who will win le Tour?

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Chris Froome

Who will bring home le maillot jaune? I think we can all agree that there are two massive favorites: Chris Froome and Alberto Contador. It seems likely we'll see a big battle between those two, but perhaps someone else will take the win. When two dogs fight over a bone.....


Whats new

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Update 4th April
Today we finally launch our new look homepage. The basic structure stays the same but we now can feature our top topics and articles in an easy to view format. Colour coded and categorised by Races, Discussion, News as well as site news, Archive articles and Games. Creating a welcoming homepage to regular visitors as well as new members and guests.

Welcome to the new look Velorooms. While the look may appear drastic at first, the site is largely the same b...

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