Yes, it’s the off-season for most pro cyclists; well what’s left of it these days. Which of course means catching up with family and friends … and surgeons. Like most of the world’s elite sportsmen and women who are faced with increasingly heavy playing schedules and ever-shrinking off-seasons, there’s a long line of top riders … More Off season? Not for surgeons
Great caricature of the reigning ITT World Champ. Mouth wide open, of course. After an epic ride in the TTTT on Sunday, can he retain his title against Cancellara and Wiggins?
Oh, Tony. So agonisingly close to surely one of the most outstanding Grand Tour stage wins of all time. On stage 6 of the Vuelta from Guijuelo to Cáceres, a 175km stage with an average speed of 44.8km/h, the German time trial world champion spent a remarkable 174.98km in the lead. The commentators were delivering … More 175km Time Trial
How tough is Tony Martin? Sure, he struggled throughout Stage 2 overnight and is over 17 minutes off the pace already in 192nd place. But let’s not forget the guy lost more skin than a shedding taipan in a nasty crash on Saturday and was stretchered off the course during Stage 1, unconscious, into an … More Tony says Rule #5 is for pussies