Italy's Strade Bianche classic is thinking big, requesting WorldTour status and naming sectors after great champions of the race.
This year's Strade Bianche attracts an all-star men's field, including reigning world champion Peter Sagan of Tinkoff.
The 2016 UCI Women's WorldTour will kick off March 5 at the Strade Bianche
Strade Bianche invites 12 WorldTour teams and six Pro Continental teams, primarily Italian outfits, to its 2016 race on Tuscany's gravel
The men's and women's Strade Bianche races will feature the tough, twisty white gravel roads for which Tuscany is famous.
Former world cyclocross champ Zdenek Stybar gets a big boost from Strade Bianche win and looks ahead to more success this spring
Megan Guarnier soloed to victory in the first ever Strade Bianche women's race
Zdenek Stybar took one of the biggest road race victories of his career across the scenic dirt roads of Tuscany, Italy
Photographer Tim De Waele captures a windy, dusty day at the Strade Bianche
Results from the 2015 Strade Bianche