Tag: Cyril Lemoine

Stage 16: Wanted. Men brave enough to serve as Cofidis Domestiques

The explorer Ernest Shackleton famously placed an ad in the Times of London to recruit the crew of his doomed South Pole expedition. It simply read: “MEN WANTED”. Shackleton was clear about the dangers that lay ahead: the risk to life and limb, and…

Heroics in Flanders Fields (on and off the bike)

Gent-Wevelgem in Flanders Fields It was only appropriate, in a race named after Flanders Fields, one ridden through memorials and tributes to the fallen of the Great War, that trenches would feature so prominently. Specifically the heroics of men falling into them, and then…

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