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The Tour de France (and Spain, Andorra and Switzerland) 2016

It was only a matter of weeks ago, at the recent Giro d’Italia, that I was rambling on to anyone who’d listen about my disapproval of the fact that Grand Tours (the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia, and Vuelta Espana) often start in other countries. 616 more words


Not shy, and not retiring

I’ve noticed a theme this year in the world of pro-cycling.

I’m not talking about motorbikes colliding with riders or the general and universal love for Peter Sagan. 567 more words


Hell of the North - 2016 Paris-Roubaix

With the 114th edition of the Paris-Roubaix this weekend, all eyes will be on Boonen (Four time Paris-Roubaix winner) & Cancellara (three time Paris-Roubaix winner) facing off (whom are also racing their last classics this year) and throw in a potential podium finisher with the likes of Sagan who has just won the 100th Edition of the RVV last weekend. 312 more words


Ruby Ruby Ruby Roubaix

Its almost upon us, we can almost see the dust clouds on the horizon, can almost hear the French Farmers blasting their tractor horns, can almost smell the fear and sweat of the riders and the layer of mud on and around the sections of pave.  679 more words

Maturizarea campionului

Peter Sagan este in acest moment in apogeul carierei. In urma cu 3 ani era un tanar talentat fara prea multa minte. :) In ultimul an s-a maturizat enorm, si-a calmat “demonii” si a facut si performante. 115 more words


Outsiders at their own race: Milano-Sanremo

After ten years of waiting, will 2016 see an Italian win in Sanremo?

Last Autumn, the Italian drought finally ended. It was October 4th, and at the 107th edition of the Giro di Lombardia Vincenzo Nibali… 1,235 more words