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The Somewhat Spring Classics Post

Hello! And once again welcome back to VeloRambling! — The somewhat spring classics edition!

As promised, I will be reviewing Paris-Nice along with a handful of the other classics that have happened recently. 946 more words


VeloVoices Podcast 115: Mud, sweat and Tiesj

It was an eventful fortnight of racing – from the mud bath of Strade Blanche to the majestic queen stages of Tirreno-Adriatico and Paris-Nice. Midge, Euan and Kathi relive the thrills of great racing and do the usual jinxing of riders they love by naming them as their Classics pics. 29 more words


How the hell ... do two big stage races happen at the same time?

How the hell … ? is Journal Velo‘s regular column, giving readers food for thought and topics for discussion. This week, it’s time to get timely. 811 more words


Widow declared ‘dead’ by Telstra in letter debacle

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A GRIEVING widow was horrified to open a letter from Telstra declaring she was dead. 4,534 more words

Carmel Phillips

Why do you want to ride up that hill? The lure of famous cycling hill-climbs

While we were on holiday in the South of France recently I told our host that one of the rides I wanted to do was up a climb called Col d’Eze. 878 more words


Characters of the Peloton, The Bad Boy

Part Two of a mini series by Girl With The Marco Pantani Tattoo

Since the Tour lost two riders in *that* controversial incident on Stage 4, the peloton has been down two of its biggest characters.   705 more words

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