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Het Volk (it will always be Het Volk to me) and now the Strade Bianche may well mark the sentimental beginning to the season, but those are specialized, pre-season races that appeal mostly to riders who are preparing for bigger objectives later in the year, such as the Cobbled or Ardennes Classics. Same goes for Tirreno Adriatico and Paris-Nice; t...

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Sagan 2. Gilbert 3. Cancellara 4. Cavendish 5. Greipal »

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Wiggans 2. Nibali 3. Hesjedal 4. Uran 5. Evans »

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Froome 2. Rodriguez 3. Valverde 4. Nibali 5. Cunego »

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Contador 2. Valverde 3. Sagan 4. Gilbert 5. Rodriguez »

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Sagan 2. Gilbert 3. Purito Rodriguez 4. Gerrans 5. Voeckler »

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Fabian Cancellara 2. Jurgen Roelandts 3. Sylvain Chavanel 4. Ian Stannard 5. Heinrich Haussler »

Imagine a world without the little things we take for granted; a house without a roof, a pub with no beer, a Keepers Tour without any clothes. The last one is a reality for me at the moment, five days in and still no trace of where the hell between Wellington and Paris my bag (filled with V-Kit, shoes, helmet, everything) is. The other thing that h...

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Fabien Cancellara 2. Peter Sagan 3. Greg Van Avermaet 4. Heinrich Hausler 5. Geraint Thomas »

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. Bike racing takes balls… VSP PICKS: 1. Peter Sagan 2. Fabian Cancellara 3. Silvain Chavanel 4. Tom Boonen 5. Taylor Phinney »

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Mark Cavendish 2. Peter Sagan 3. Fabien Cancellara 4. Vincenzo Nibali 5. Filippo Pozzato »

Jump to: Scoring Guidelines • Prizes • Schedule • ResultsThe Velominati Super Prestige is a season-long competition wherein readers will be submitting their predictions for the top five finishers of each qualifying race.  In order to qualify, your picks via the VSP Picks form above the posts section of the VSP Event article pertaining to the...

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. Anyone know when we will be able to post pics for Milan San Remo? »

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...

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Fabian Cancellara 2. Cadel Evans 3. Peter Sagan 4. Greg Van Avermaet 5. Filippo Pozzato »

Jump to: Scoring Guidelines • Prizes • Schedule • ResultsThe Velominati Super Prestige is a season-long competition wherein readers will be submitting their predictions for the top five finishers of each qualifying race.  In order to qualify, your picks via the VSP Picks form above the posts section of the VSP Event article pertaining to the...

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. @Mikael Liddy Thanks.  Appreciate the info.  Looking forward to it. »

  2. Does anyone know where and when we will be able to submit our picks for Strade Bianche? »

@Jhortua's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Juan Antonio Flecha 2. Thor Hushovd 3. Lars Boom 4. Sep Vanmarcke 5. Tom Boonen »