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  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Phil Gil 2. Malmerde 3. Kwiatkowski 4. Rui Costa 5. His Nibs »

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  1. Frank you are an INTJ Myers-Briggs personality like me and Lance. I think Wiggo is and a lot of other driven individuals but we don’t do well with others. http://www.personalitypage.com/INTJ.html »

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  1. He runs a Bed and Breakfast now by the looks of it: http://www.agriturismolagreppia.it/ »

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  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Fabs 2. Chavanel 3. Stannard 4. Thomas 5. Mighty Thor »

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  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Boss Hogg 2. Sagan 3. Valverde 4. Boonen 5. Mr Nibbles »

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  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Phil Gil 2. Haussler 3. Cav 4. Freire 5. Greipel »

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  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Tony Martin 2. A Valverde 3. LL Sanchez 4. Frank Schleck 5. Wiggs »

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  1. Read the question……never was good at exams. Sanchez not riding. VSP PICKS: 1. Gilbert 2. Ed B-H 3. Boom 4. Cav 5. Sagan »

  2. VSP PICKS: 1. Gilbert 2. Ed B-H 3. Sanchez 4. Cav 5. Sagan »

The French call it la fringale. It’s one of the worst conditions that can befall a cyclist, this, when our reserves are tapped dry and yet we still have some distance to ride and some obstacle to cover. It’s happened to me twice in my life, and one of them was when I rode Haleakala in January. Of course, I haven’t looked up the e...

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  1. @Ron Caffeine is not a bad thing surely? »

  2. Same FRAME that should be. »

  3. Thanks from the UK for this Frank. Same as me lets me know I’m PRO. Also tremendous gratuitous use of the word twat. Its official – you are an honorary Brit. »

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  1. Anyone got any footage of Fignon’s Campag bottom bracket snapping in Blois-Chaville? »

  2. Fignon is Pro personified and he was absolutely right when he said he was one of the last of a generation. My life has been far richer for that generation and the racing and personalities it produced. I wouldn’t still be nuts about the bike 25 years later… »

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  1. @Jeff in PetroMetro I agree completely. This is why I love the bike. »

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  1. Breaking Away ran as a TV series for a while and that was what got me into cycling and made me a cyclist. I think it is responsible for who I am..? »