The Suicide Mission

February 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tour of Andalusia – Stage 1 Stage 1 of the Tour of Andalusia seemed deliberate in its bid to make us all feel like if only we could get out on our bike we could ride up a mountain for 9km and then spend 20 km free [...]

Mad Jack Down Under

February 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Santos Tour Down Under Stage 5 – McLaren Vale to Willunga Hill (151.5km) Jack Bauer was already the most competitive rider of Stage 4 when he apparently decided it was worth doing all over again on Stage 5. Not only did [...]

Jeremy Roy: King for a day (at least)

February 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Retrospective: Highlights of Le Tour 2011 Stage 1 Will there ever be an ESPN 30 for 30 documentary about the man in the yellow shirt who helped decide the outcome of the 2011 Tour de France? I don’t mean the leader in the [...]

The 50km lead-out man

February 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Dubai Tour Is Bobby Jungels made of steel? Some ride for GC, some ride to sprint or climb mountains, others are there to work. Then there’s Bobby Jungels, who is there to lead out his teammate Marcel Kittel from about [...]

From out of nowhere

November 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

Or Cameron Bayly, a tragedy in 7 stages Tour of Taihu Lake, Stage 3 This was the closing scene of another long day in the saddle. Around the final bend swept Australian Cameron Bayly, four seconds ahead of the bunch he’d [...]