It’s super sprinter Marcel Kittel’s 24th birthday today and I say: all hail the god of the Argonauts!
As I’m not the type to do in-depth analysis on sprinters (I leave that to Tim), I’ve gone down the more visual route. Celebrate the day with a snack while watching our Argonaut film festival!
Fresher than a fresh thing from Fresh Town
Shimano TV made this little film of our hero:
Beware: Argonaut at full speed
Marcel takes the win on stage two of 2012’s Three Days of De Panne:
“Does my butt look muddy in these?”
It’s wet, it’s cold, there was a crash … must have been this year’s Scheldeprijs. I am seriously concerned about those white shorts in the rain:
How do I get her job?
Our intrepid adventurer thrilled with his win on stage seven of the 2011 Vuelta:
The snowy white Argonaut outfit looks much better in the sunshine at the Tour of Turkey this year:
Links: Marcel Kittel profile, 20th February update, 9th April update