VeloVoices Podcast 164: Let it go, let it go, it was four blooming years ago

Kathi, Midge, Luke and Euan gather again at Velovoices Towers to look back on the second week of the Vuelta.

From Movistar’s extreme effort to shop steward Chris Froome we pick apart the race.

  • Kathi’s full of reverence for Roglic
  • Luke has virtual hugs for Hugh Carthy
  • Midge is Gaga for Gaudu
  • And Euan just adores the Angliru

Plus, in nostalgia corner, Kathi brings up a 4 year old beef that time has not healed.

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Stage 12

 

Vuelta a Espana 2020: Stage 12 – Carthy conquers Angliru, Carapaz crawls into red

The fearsome Angliru climb awaited the Vuelta a Espana riders today and gave us action from the bottom to the top. The upper slopes of the Angliru saw a slow-motion battle for the stage as well as the GC. Hugh Carthy of EF took a memorable win with Alexandr Vlasov (Astana) and Enric Mas (Movistar) rounding out the podium. Richard Carapaz of Ineos found a second wind and made the most of the final few kilometres, putting 10sec into Jumbo’s Primoz Roglic, who looked anything but solid, and but for the help of his teammate Sepp Kuss all the way to the line, he could have lost much more time. It’s still all to play for as the race heads towards its final week.

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