VeloVoices Awards 2019: Surprise of the Year

Last year, it was Mads Pedersen‘s second place in the Ronde van Vlaanderen … will he get it again this year, but this time for the rainbow jersey? Or will Alberto Bettiol win for his surprise Ronde win? There was a mystifying transfer, a big race disappearing and a lot of conflicting testimony … It’s time to vote for your Surprise of the Year …

Voting ends on 14 December 2019 at 11.59PM, GMT. If you think there’s someone who should be on the list, there’s a write-in option on the poll at the bottom of the post! 

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VeloVoices Podcast 124: Tour 2018 – Alps takes scalps

It was an eventful second week of the 2018 Tour de France – sprinters leaving en masse, double summits for a Welshman, and maiden stage wins for a pair of Astanas and one QuickStep musketeer. Euan, Midge and Kathi sit down to discuss who impressed and who, not so much …

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Tweets of the Week: Tattoos, kidneys, inflatables and waffles

Tour Down Under now done and dusted – it was a hot race (temperature wise) with the usual Willunga Hill win by Richie Porte and the predictions that due to Caleb Ewan‘s performance, this will be his season. What was a surprise was a soap star winning the whole thing! It’s another irreverent Tweets of the Week with creepy tattoos, disguised DSs on bikes, echelon laments and wafflesContinue reading