Egan Bernal


Egan Bernal could make racing return in July or August

Egan Bernal has given an update on his progress following his career-threatening crash in January, stating that he's not yet thinking about his return to racing, though a return for July or August could be in the works. The Colombian has been continuing his rehabilitation and recovery from the crash,...

Speculation rockets over possible summer racing return for Egan Bernal

Rumours that Egan Bernal (Ineos Grenadiers) may return to racing this summer have begun to multiply after the Colombian doctor who treated the rider following his life-threatening crash claimed that Bernal was “cured”. Bernal suffered a fractured vertebrae, fractured right femur, fractured right patella, chest trauma, punctured lung...

Egan Bernal set to restart training in Europe this week

Egan Bernal is reportedly set to head to Europe this week to continue his next phase of recovery from his life-threatening training crash early this spring. Bernal suffered a fractured vertebrae, fractured right femur, fractured right patella, chest trauma, punctured lung and several fractured ribs in the 60kph training crash, but has been making a promising recovery.

Egan Bernal: I'm starting to feel like a cyclist again

Egan Bernal has admitted that the terrible training crash, with ongoing recovery from multiple fractures and spinal surgery, has changed his life forever. It is still too early to suggest when he can return to racing and the 25-year old Colombian still faces months of rehabilitation and hard work. But for now, he is just happy to be alive.

Egan Bernal to reconnect with a mass participation virtual ride

Egan Bernal may have only just worked far enough through his recovery to ride outside again but on Saturday the Ineos Grenadiers rider will be back to pedalling indoors. Bernal will take part in a virtual mass participation ride which is being held as a gesture of thanks for the outflow of support after his January training crash.

Egan Bernal already back to riding on the road

It is just two months since the collision with a bus that left Egan Bernal fighting for his life but already he is back to riding on the road. The Colombian took to social media to celebrate the recovery landmark, with the Ineos Grenadiers rider pictured taking to the road on scenic hills in the Colombian countryside, with his ride companions including brother Ronald, and teammate and friend Brandon Rivera, who has also recently returned from injury after suffering a fractured and dislocated elbow, and dislocated AC joint just days after Bernal’s crash.