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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...

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  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Peter Sagan 2. Fredrik Kessiakoff 3. Fabian Cancellara 4. Thomas Dekker 5. Pavel Brutt »

Finally, some cold nasty Belgian one day racing. Oman, Qatar, does anyone brag about winning those stage races? Yes, they might but really, it’s a tune up for the real season which finally begins this Saturday. Will racing in China or Oman grow the sport? Will there be a new wave of inspired young racers from these countries. Does professiona...

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  1.   VSP PICKS: 1. Marjolein Claessen 2. Loes Gunnewijk 3. Jamie Bookwalter 4. Elizabeth Armitstead 5. Lucinda Brand »

Outside my window, its pouring rain. My bike is leaning agains the wall in my office, covered in grim and grit from the ride in, which was characterized by equal parts cold, wind, and rain. The spot in the locker room where I changed before my shower was marked by sand and mud, and when I walked to the shower, I left a trail of dirty footprints.It...

@paul.c's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Thor Hushovd 2. Sep Vanmarcke 3. Sylvain Chavanel 4. Niki Terpstra 5. Tom Boonen »