“People often marvel that cyclists continue to race with horrific injuries, and think that cyclists are tough. It isn’t that cyclists are particularly robust guys; it’s just that they don’t have a choice.” Charlie Wegelius, ex-pro and WorldTour DS calls it how he sees it in his biography, Domestique. A great read.
“It was undeniable that he was a champion cyclist. But he was also a fragile guy with a huge ego and a coke habit.” Charlie Wegelius talks about the late Marco Pantani in his biography, Domestique. The 10th anniversary of Pantani’s death is this Valentine’s Day.