TV cycling wars: Channel 9 versus Channel 7

It’s not quite over just yet, but it’s already been a fascinating summer of cycling in Australia. Plenty of great racing. Huge crowds. Painful crashes. And glorious wins. But arguably the most significant competition has been taking place off the roads as several not-so-familiar media names (in cycling circles, anyway) have thrown their hats and money into the ring alongside … More TV cycling wars: Channel 9 versus Channel 7

Hairpin finish?

The good folks at Cycling Central have just tweeted a rather disturbing diagram showing the finish of tonight’s Stage 13, likely to be another bunch kick. Check out the hairpin right near the finish. WTF???!!! These guys have enough trouble navigating straight roads….hope the ambos are ready. Again.