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Velominatus: Cantos

Order: Level 4 Velominatus

Location: Tarleton, Lancashire.

@Cantos's activity:

@prowrench is throwing down the greasy gauntlet. There is truth in his words. We already understand the gap between the professional cyclist and us civilians extends somewhere over the horizon. We can ride the bikes, wear nice kit and ride the race routes but that’s about as close as we can get. No one is paying us to ride. We are not Pros. B...

@Cantos's posts:

  1. Well said. I couldn’t agree more. A tray of beer at Xmas goes a long way..! »

The early eighties saw the tide change in the European Peloton. Components were taking on a new, curvy shape as they left their boxy forms behind. The glint of toe clips in the sun would become a rarer sight as the move towards clipless pedals would take hold in 1985. English speakers were winning the big races classically won by continental Pros.T...

@Cantos's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Froome 2. Contador 3. Martin 4. Rodriguez 5. Evans »

June 20th, 2013, to paraphrase FDR; a date that shall live in infamy. The Queen is in deep seclusion. Today is Scepter’s official release date for The Rules. Yes, despite people already sneaking it out of England’s bookstores, today really is the day. And as part of the EU, hopefully the book is available across the Commoneweatlth. Edd...

@Cantos's posts:

  1. Got mine on the day of release. Absolutely brilliant. Is it just me or does the cover feel fantastic. »