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Location: Somevvhere between rides (Australia)

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@Xponti's posts:

  1. @Chris @Chris Bang on…French riders are finally not having to compete clean against dopers, and so now there clean talent is showing through.  Great for the sport and for french cycling, who, for all those years, persisted with what appeared to be c… »

  2. @Mikael Liddy Damn, you beat me to it.  Was about to say she is a gun VMH in her own right. If those two have kids, heaven help anyone in the tour in 25 yrs time… »

  3. Oh Well. I guess the consolation is that every one else is doing the Rest Day Shuffle… VSP PICKS (1st Rest Day Swaps): 1. Nibbles 2. Valverde 3. Porte 4. Van Garderen 5. Bardet »

  4. @Bikemeister2000 I see your list and Rearrange it….. VSP PICKS: 1. Froome 2. Clenbutador 3. Nibbles 4. Talansky 5. Valverde »

@Xponti's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Abbott 2. Ferrand-Prevot 3. Johansson 4. Vos 5. Lichtenburg »

@Xponti's posts:

  1. @Barracuda “Ween Dog” is the nickname on any Greenedge Back Stage Pass…. »

  2. @wiscot That’s what I thought, almost like he gifted it to Matthews on the line by swinging out on the last corner. It was like Cuddles led Bling out for the win… »

  3. OMG I have podiumed in the VSP….Won’t last long with 2 of my 5 out….[shakes fist at weather god] damn you rain…. »

  4. VSP PICKS: 1. Quintana 2. Evans 3. Uran 4. Rodriguez 5. Dan Martin »

@Xponti's posts:

  1. @unversio “Hrmmmm…There is no Try…Do or Do Not…there is only the V»

@Xponti's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Phil gilbert 2. Valverde 3. Dan Martin 4. Gerrans 5. Kreuziger »

@Xponti's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Gilbert 2. Kwaitkowski 3. ValVerde 4. Rui Costa 5. Albasini »

  2. VSP PICKS: 1. Gilbert 2. Kwaitkowski 3. ValVerde 4. Costa 5. Albasini »

@Xponti's posts:

  1. Hmm….My crystal ball is broken, so back to the dart board »

  2. Hmm….My crystal ball is broken, so back to the dart board VSP PICKS: 1. Vos 2. johansson 3. Stevens 4. Armitstead 5. Longo Borghini »

@Xponti's posts:

  1. Another unsuccessful roll of the dice right there….. VSP PICKS: 1. valverde 2. Gilbert 3. Chavanel 4. Rodriguez 5. Gerrans »

@Xponti's posts:

  1. @Xponti I guess it played out differently.  Anyone that picked that deserves the Cobbled Icon…. »

  2. I guess it will play out like Flanders, Group of three or four into the Majestic Circle of Roubaix, GVA forced to do a lead out and Faboo too strong in the sprint. Boonan is still too emotionally fatigued from his recent loss to be performing at his best,… »

  3. I guess it will play out like Flanders, Group of three or four into the Majestic Circle of Roubaix, GVA forced to do a lead out and Faboo too strong in the sprint. Boonan is still too emotionally fatigued from his recent loss to be performing at his best,… »

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  1. Come celebrate the Prophets Birthday and ride the Grave’ Train

    Out to Northam on the Kep Track, along the river to Toodyay and back via the Avon Valley train line.

    210km one day gravel epic. Approx 80% on gravel.

    Start & Finish Address: Rose & Crown Hotel, 105 Swan Street, Guildford WA (Western Australia that is!)

    Route: Kep Track to Northam then Toodyay, and return via Avon River Train line, 210km one day epic

    Ride Route.

    Ride Classification – Casually Deliberate, but will need the V towards the end, CX/gravel bikes only

    Please – CX bikes only – MTB’s will generally be too slow and may be dropped (unless you are a gun!).

    Essential items;

    • · CX bike
    • · Lights (suitable for night gravel riding- will be dark at start)
    • · Food & adequate water supplies
    • · Cash – coffee at Bakers Hill, lunch at Northam, stop at Toodyay to restock for home leg
    • · Suitable clothing – Rule #9 adherence may be required
    • · Critical spares (no support vehicle)
    • · Mobile phone
    • · Well stocked V-bank
    • · Extra cash/ credit card for hop-based recovery fluids at Rose & Crown on completion

    Event Details

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    Date/Time
    Date - June 22, 2014
    6:05 AM - 9:00 PM

    Location
    Rose & Crown Hotel

    Cogal Details
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    Ride Classification

@Xponti's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Armitstead 2. Johansson 3. Van Dijk 4. Cromwell 5. Pieters »

@Xponti's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Sagan 2. Boonen 3. Sparticus 4. Sep Vanmarcke 5. Stybar »

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  1. Server didn’t map Borgini the Lamborgini VSP PICKS: 1. Armitstead 2. Pieters 3. Elisa Longo Borghini 4. Emma Johnasson 5. Cromwell »

  2. I wish there was a full start list for this race.  Makes it (more) difficult to work out who will win….. VSP PICKS: 1. Armitstead 2. Pieters 3. Borghini the Lamborgini 4. Johnasson 5. Cromwell »

The Kemmelberg is a brute. In my opinion, its the hardest of the cobbled climbs in the Spring Classics; it has a high speed tarmac approach that saps the guns of their snap. The transition from tarmac to cobbles is awful, the stones are very badly laid throughout and if you don’t hit it just right, you’ll come to a standstill. The cobbl...

@Xponti's posts:

  1. Threw the dice, read the tea leaves, and bled a chicken over the start list and came up with this. VSP PICKS: 1. Boonan 2. Sparticus 3. Sagan 4. Rojas, Jose 5. Boom, Lars »