Road Cycling Articles by Date

March 2012

  • Oakley Cyclist Bradley Wiggins Pedals His Way To Victory At The Paris-Nice Race

    Cycling: 70th Paris - Nice 2012 / Stage 2

    Posted over 2 years ago by John Ohail

    Spanning eight days and covering 155.5 kilometers, the 70th edition of the Paris-Nice was no walk (or ride) in the park. Oakley rider Bradley Wiggins found this out first hand, narrowly riding away with the overall victory by a margin of just eight seconds. The 31-year-old Bradley outlasted his Dutch rival, Lieuwe Westra, in the final and decisive mountain time trial stage, finishing just two seconds ahead, securing the overall title for the first time in his career.

  • San Remo: Simon Gerrans and Fabian Cancellara Dominate Spring Classics Cycling Opener in Italy


    Posted over 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    The picturesque Italian countryside is where the Big Classic Cycling Season kicks into gear. And if this year’s start at San Remo is any sign of things to come, Team Oakley is poised for year another epic season. Cycling stars Simon Gerrans and Fabian Cancellara were the tip of the charge, taking the first and second position at Milano San Remo this past weekend in the first-ever road race to see the brand new Oakley Radar Lock performance eyewear piece in action.

  • The Right To Give: Oakley Cyclist Clara Hughes Supports The ‘Right To Play’ Charity In a Huge Way


    Posted over 2 years ago by John Ohail

    Some North Americans will never truly understand the devastation and hardships that take place in African nations such as Rwanda. Hollywood tries to depict the sad reality of the issues sweeping the African continent, but rarely is the full effect of troubling problems ever shown. Canadian Clara Hughes has taken notice and pledged to do something about it. The Oakley Olympic cyclist, speed skater and now humanitarian has teamed up with Oakley Canada in pledging to donate the entirety of her retainer payment as well as any Olympic victory bonuses received in 2012 to the Right To Play charity, aimed at aiding the Rwandan people.