VeloVoices Podcast 174: Snogs, Slogs and Socks

Kathi, Midge, Luke and Euan get together round the table to pull apart the 2021 Giro d’Italia.

  • The stages we adored, despite not seeing
  • Our MVPs of the race
  • A lot of Ganna love
  • A little EF love
  • And is Simon Yates really a rider in the mould of Marco Pantani?

 

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Giro Tweets of the Week 2021 : Raincapes, spats, and The Musette of Courage

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 16 – Bernal takes no prisoners on the Princess stage

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 17 – Martin gets his GT hat-trick; chaos for GC

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 18– A blitzing win for Bettiol as the GC riders keep their powder dry.

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 19 – Yates takes stage, Bernal holds his own

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 20 – Caruso solos to stage win, Ineos untroubled

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 21 – Ganna takes the stage; Bernal takes trophy

 

VeloVoices Podcast 173: Bridesmaids, Bromances and Belinda

Kathi, Midge, Euan and podcast debutante Belinda (@reallyspoketome) gather round the table to pull apart the second week of Giro action.

  • There’s another celebration of fresh-faced winners
  • A stunning round of admiration for a team you wouldn’t expect
  • Alberto Contador makes an appearance
  • And a big reality check for Remco and Quick-Step

Plus Belinda fills us in on what it’s like to watch bike racing in the middle of the night, the riders she loves and what to do if you can’t find a Aussie to cheer for. If you aren’t already, you can follow Belinda on Twitter.

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Giro Tweets of the Week : Crazy Giro hijinx, farm-track fun and sockless lunacy

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 10 – Sagan sprints for stage; GC rivals sprint for seconds

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 11 – Schmid takes the stage but Bernal puts on the show

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 12 – Vendrame survives breakaway squabbles; GC favorites sleep it off

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 13 – Nizzolo all smiles as GC takes a breather

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 14 – Fortunato conquers Zoncolan, Bernal takes more time

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 15 – Victory for Campenaerts, as you were for the rest

 

VeloVoices Podcast 172: Collecting frogs and conkers

Kathi, Midge, Luke and Euan gather round the table to pull apart the first week of Giro action.

  • We love the first time winners – all of ’em!!!
  • We love the wholesome riders like Taco van der Hoorn and Victor Lafay
  • We suspect a big name is heading for an almighty bonk
  • And share our love for giant pigs by the roadside… yes really

Come join us in Cofidis corner, FDJ corner, Wanty corner and mini-American corner too!

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Giro 2021 Tweets of the Week : Hot mess maps and Taco triumphs

Giro d’Italia 2021: Stage 1 – Ganna goes great guns and purrs into pink

Giro d’Italia 2021: Stage 2 – Merlier takes first sprint as the Giro remembers #WW108

Giro d’Italia 2021: Stage 3 – Taco! Taco! Taco! takes a tasty victory

Giro d’Italia 2021: Stage 4 – Dombrowski wins stage, De Marchi takes pink, GC shakes all about

Giro d’Italia 2021: Stage 5 – Ewan takes chaotic stage; Landa crashes out

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 6 – Mader wins from chaos; Valter takes pink

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 7 – Ewan fastest in the slowest stage ever

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 8 – Victory for Lafay, Attila still the one on GC

Giro d’Italia 2021 : Stage 9 – Bernal’s muddy path to the stage and the maglia rosa