Arnauld Demare took a surprise win in 2016, after a crash in the final few hundred metres disrupted the finish. Photo via www.bicitv.it

It seems fitting that in the UK at least, we’ve seen spring arrive just in time for La Primavera. However, in recent years it’s been the lack of good weather...

Arnaud Démare is overwhelmed as he crosses the line as winner after almost 7 hours of racing
Arnaud Démare is overwhelmed as he crosses the line as winner after almost 7 hours of racing. Image courtesy of www.europe1.fr

Just to get this out of the way nice and early in the review: we wrong with our picks for Milan-Sanremo. But then again, who wasn’t? It wasn’t just that the winner...

Last year’s winner, John Degenkolb, will not be defending his title. Photo via tr.eurosport.com

La Classicissima di primavera, The Spring Classic, the sprinters’ classic. Whatever you call it, there is one thing that Milan San Remo definitely is, and that’s long. At 291km, it’s the longest...