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  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Cancellara 2. Boonen 3. Chavanel 4. Hushovd 5. EBH »

@DrewG's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Boonen 2. Chavanel 3. Hushovd 4. Sagan 5. Cavendish »

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  1. @wiscot This is all I see when I look at this… »

@DrewG's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Cancellara 2. Sagan 3. Cav 4. Goss 5. Pozzato »

@DrewG's posts:

  1. Does non-ownership of a car mean +100% CBVR or is it like dividing by zero? »

Until the 70′s it was common to race on gravel roads, but the Paving of the Planet has led to nearly every road being graced by smooth, black tarmac. As is the case with most things, once we are shown the easy path, it is difficult to return to more arduous ways. So it is with gravel roads; we take measures to avoid unpaved roads and in doi...

@DrewG's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Cancellara 2. Sagan 3. Boom 4. van Avermaet 5. Pozzato »

@DrewG's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Hushovd 2. Bernie Eisel 3. Terpstra 4. Boonen 5. Edvald Boasson Hagen »

@DrewG's posts:

  1. @Pedale.Forchetta They also made commemorative belt buckles for Tullio Campagnolo’s 80th birthday… »

  2. I’d like to weigh in but I was born in the 90′s and I don’t drive – I was given a princely sum for my 17th birthday for driving lessons, went out and came back with my first road bike. Seeing that Campagnolo van though I can help but feel as though it’d b… »

Somehow Movember and Vajanuary have slipped out of our grasp without too much fanfare. It’s never too late to pay homage to a ‘stash and a rider such as Urs Freuler. Our trusty cycling historian @wiscot has once again stepped up and delivered, many thanks. Yours in Cycling, Gianni Continue reading...

@DrewG's posts:

  1. Boonen wears a Flemish beard – that count? »

That is the question. Are carbon wheels a viable option for everyday riding? Should carbon wheels be your go-to wheels rather than your just-for-racing wheels? I don’t really race and I don’t own any carbon wheels and I wonder. Granted, every professional is and has been on carbon wheels for many years so it’s easy to think we sho...

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  1. A little off putting? Not that it matters – I’d need to take out some kind of mortgage to buy a pair. »

@DrewG's posts:

  1. “booing Pat McQuaid like he has always deserved” – excellent. Almost would have been worth the trip just for that. »

Cyclists can (and usually do) go on for hours as to why they ride their bikes, and most of their reasons can sound, well, a bit flakey to anyone not enamored with shaved legs and being done up in lycra. “I do it to keep fit”, “It keeps me slim”, “I’m a competitor, I love to race”, “It’s the free...

@DrewG's posts:

  1. @Nate Surely such a fine beverage requires an equally fine vessel – perhaps this? Or something larger? »

  2. Great article, any chance a Malteni fits perfectly in a bottle cage? »