Alejandro Valverde

A half hour is a long time in cycling

March 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tour of Catalunya: Stage 6, Tortosa to Reus How many seconds lead do two riders, having broken free of the bunch, actually need to guarantee a win? I mean after you factor in all that fannying around as they pass beneath the [...]

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 [...]