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Most great ideas in life are accompanied by an unforeseen consequence of equal or greater magnitude. For instance, no one predicted that the Industrial Revolution would pollute our air and set off climate change on a global scale. Similarly, no one realized that when placing unfathomable computing power in the palm of our hands in the form of smart...

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  1. Eddy Merckx though was possibly obsessive about it because of back pain after his track crash in 1969, and, furthermore, is reported to have adjusted key dimensions during rides in order to relieve back pain, rather than in an effort to get the one perfec… »

La Vie Velominatus. It is the life we, as Velominati, lead. It is life as a disciple of cycling, of the greater meaning the bike holds and the lessons it teaches us. Along the path, one of our great duties is the wholesale consumption of the great Works related to our sport. From periodicals to books to films, herin lies the list of works conside...

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  1. I may have missed mention of it, but otherwise Tim Hilton’s One More Kilometre and We’re in the Showers is a must-read. Best cycling book I know. Quirky mix of cycling race history, anecdote, and evocation of what it means to be a ‘racing cyclist’. All in… »