We’ve been celebrating some of 2014’s great achievements so far in our polls, but today we’re going to look at our personal selections for the riders and teams who failed to live up to expectations. Who do you think should be our Flop of the Year?
(We’re going to take a breather tomorrow, so we’ll be back with our next poll on Tuesday.)
Today on the VeloVoices Awards we’re asking you to pick from seven (actually, eight) riders who we’ve shortlisted as our Breakthrough Rider of the Year. This award is for riders who made a major breakthrough in 2014. And that’s about as sophisticated as our criteria got, with one of us choosing a 545-year-old and another even selecting two riders because, well, that’s how we roll. You didn’t expect us to stay serious for all the awards, did you?!? Continue reading
If you enjoyed the portraits that we posted last weekend, here’s a chance to find out about the man behind those faces. Winding down from an eventful 2014 season, Wei Yuet Wong talks to us about his first big year as a cycling photographer and shares some of his favourite photographs.