Kåre Dehlie Thorstad

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 6 years, 11 months ago

    Stuck on a mountaintop, again! This time, Le Markstein, and I wonder which will be the next one. Le Tour is a three week long celebration of cycling, an enormous party on the roadside from A to Z, a sporting event larger than the Olympic games – but it is also a logistical nightmare. Fans had settled their camper vans on Le Markstein many days…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 6 years, 11 months ago

    Tour de France stage 7: Close call for Sagan in yesterday’s run-in to Nancy! Beaten by what seems to be a matter of only a few centimeters. Thank you Festina for giving us the photo finish, but what this image doesn’t show is the anger and rage of Peter Sagan just moments afterwards. Obviously, the green jersey is not enough for the Slovak rider.…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 6 years, 11 months ago

    Wow! Yesterday’s stage on the cobbles was nothing less than brutal, epic, thrilling and dramatic at the same time. Not quite Paris-Roubaix – but with horrible weather conditions, stage 5 of Le Tour de France 2014 will be remembered as one of the most spectacular in a long time! For those of you not accustomed to riding cobblestones: It hurts! Big…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 6 years, 11 months ago

    The Tour de France is a golden opportunity for bike brands to show off new stuff and make a buzz. Coinciding with Vincenzo Nibali’s yellow jersey on stage 2, Specialized made a twist on his 2015 Tarmac – introducing a hashtag, #WEW1N, instead of the usual S-Works logo. Specialized is encouraging all riders to use this hashtag to celebrate their…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 6 years, 11 months ago

    The first stages of the Tour de France in Yorkshire has been a massive success, with amazing crowds putting on a show for the professional riders of the peloton. Velonode got stuck on the seemingly anonymous 3rd category climb, Côte de Ripponden, just outside of Halifax on yesterday’s stage, and never made it to the finish line in Sheffield – but…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 6 years, 11 months ago

    Pre-race interviews with Peter Sagan can be quite entertaining sometimes, and the Slovak rider is renowned for delivering punchy one-liners. At yesterday’s press conference with Cannondale, a passionate journalist asked Sagan if he can see himself as a GC rider in the future, only to get this one back: “Do you know all about your future?”. Looking…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 6 years, 11 months ago

    Le Tour 2014 kicks off in just a few moments, and Velonode will of course be on the inside of La Grande Boucle! Team Presentation all done in Leeds Arena, and German powerhouse, Andre Greipel, is feeling confident ahead of the long journey to Paris! Stay tuned, and we will try to give you a little look behind the scenes of the world’s greatest…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 7 years ago

    Dalsnibba Cycle Race 2014 coming up this weekend! A pure cronoscalata, or uphill time trial if you like, running all 21 kilometers from Geiranger at sea level to the top of Dalsnibba 1.500 meters higher up – nothing less challenging than Mont Ventoux, and offering you stunning views over the famous Geirangerfjord. So, if you happen to be on the…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of TravelTravel 7 years, 2 months ago

    Running out of cyclosportives to do? Tired of doing l’Étape du Tour, and bored of all your local amateur races? Get yourself a membership in one of the most exclusive clubs of the cycling community: Le Club des Cinglés du Mont Ventoux! All you have to do is climb all three ascents to the top of the mighty Ventoux in one single day! Created back…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of GraphicGraphic 7 years, 2 months ago

    Cycling is pain. Cycling is glory, suffering and sacrifice. But cycling can also inspire artists to make the most beautiful artwork! Just have a look at freelance illustrator, Matthew Burton, based in Winchester, UK. His masterful techniques vary from gouache and ink drawings to risograph prints, and come individually signed and numbered. So,…[Read more]

  • Kåre Dehlie Thorstad posted an update in the group Group logo of RoadRoad 7 years, 2 months ago

    Tired of the regular stuff seen in the peloton? Well, make sure to check out Ritte Cycles! It all began in 2008 with the goal to produce beautiful, well-made bikes for people who appreciate having something unique. Since then, Ritte have designed both high-quality carbon frames and unique custom frames in California. Ritte bikes are definitely not…[Read more]

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