Strade Bianche was the first race the inaugural Women's WorldTour, and it started the 2016 season with a bang.
Fabian Cancellara talks about priorities in his final racing season and a bet to win lots of wine from team sponsor Massimo Zanetti.
Images from the always-scenic Strade Bianche through the lens of BrakeThrough Media
Tim De Waele was on-hand at Strade Bianche to capture images of the white gravel roads, the Tuscan countryside, and a Cancellara victory
Fabian Cancellara and Elizabeth Armitstead were first across the line atop the Via Santa Caterina climb in Siena, Italy
In her two outings wearing the rainbow stripes, world champion Elizabeth Armitstead has racked up two victories
Fabian Cancellara takes his third career Strade Bianche title, getting the better of defending champion Zdenek Stybar on the final climb
The first weekend of March offers dirty racing on Italy's white roads, the WorldTour's second race at Paris-Nice, and action in Belgium.
Boels-Dolmans heads into Strade Bianche, the first ever Women's WorldTour race, with a stacked deck of top riders.
Italy's Strade Bianche classic is thinking big, requesting WorldTour status and naming sectors after great champions of the race.