Browsing Archive: May, 2016

Alex Dowsett smashes British 25 mile TT record.

Posted by Galius Sun on Sunday, May 29, 2016, In : MOVISTAR Team 


Movistar professional Alex Dowsett smashed the British 25-mile time trial competition record on Sunday morning, recording 44-29.

The previous record of 45-43 held by Matt Bottrill was broken by over a minute in the ECCA Championships in Cambridgeshire on the E2/E5 course near Newmarket.

Dowsett averaged 33.7mph (54.2kmph) on the A14 Newmarket bypass to become the first rider to break the 45 minute barrier for the distance.

Colin Ward (Essex Roads CC) was second, clocking 47-45, with Justin Layne...
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Valverde wins Stage 16 Giro d'Italia

Posted by Galius Sun on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, In : MOVISTAR Team 


The most spectacular stage in the 2016 Giro d'Italia (132km between Bressanone and Andalo) was won by a legend in cycling and the leader of the Movistar Team. Alejandro Valverde has turned the dynamics of the 'Corsa Rosa' upside down with the gift that turned him into the most consistent rider of the peloton for decades: tenacity. The plan was clear for the Blues, and 'Bala' unveiled it after the finish: "Tear the race apart". Nothing else. Forgetting about power data for a day, without count...
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Movistar's Andrey Amador takes overall lead on stage 13 Giro d'italia

Posted by Galius Sun on Friday, May 20, 2016, In : MOVISTAR Team 


Flying through the TT course in Apeldoorn, supporting Valverde into the 'sterrato' of Alpe di Poti, suffering under the rain in the Chianti hills, making a prodigious descent of the Pian del Falco... and today, in the prelude to the big Dolomites mountains of the weekend, Andrey Amador became the first rider ever from Costa Rica to wear the Maglia Rosa. Perseverance has been the key to the biggest success of Andrey so far. Full constance and commitment have brought the Movistar Team to the to...
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Reduce the risk of skin cancer when training or racing outdoors

Posted by Galius Sun on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, In : Sun Creams 


For sports people its important to protect your skin during outdoor activities now summer is fast approaching. Galius Sun creams have been specially developed for sports people giving long lasting protection with high SPF and UV filters, sweat resistant as well as facial creams that do not run into your eyes. Should you unfortunately get sun burnt our After Sun cream will help moisturise the skin and aid recovery.

Galius Sun Creams come with high SPF30 or SPF50 protection and large 200ML size...
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Nairo Quintana wins Tour de Romandie

Posted by Galius Sun on Sunday, May 1, 2016, In : MOVISTAR Team 


After Sunday's 177km from Ollon to Geneva, Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) notched up overall success in the 70th Tour de Romandie. It marks the sixteenth win of the 2016 season -Betancur's in Asturias was the 17th-, crowning an impressive last month for the Blues with eleven victories in only 29 days. Following a long, successful breakaway by Andrey Amador, only beaten by local hero Michael Albasini (OGE) over the line, Nairo and his team-mates were able to celebrate their tremendous results ...
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