Milan - San Remo
The Italian classic, the first of the so-called five cycling monuments, marks its own important change in the cycling calendar: the end of the early season preparation races and the start of the spring Classics.
Saturday 18 March 2017
Milan-San Remo is the longest race of the season at 293km but is far from being the hardest. Indeed the lack of major climbs means that many riders think they have a chance and leave the final result balancing on a knife-edge. Sometimes the attacks, especially on the Poggio - the final climb - stay …