We’ve all seen Andy Schleck go from the highest of heights – battling it out with Alberto Contador in one of cycling’s great rivalries – to the lowest of lows after his pelvic injury in 2012 that seemed to affect his mental strength as much as his physical being. Last year it became clear that joking about deploying the Schleckchute was starting to feel like kicking a guy when he was down. Continue reading
Oh, from the cobbles to the climbs – we’re in Ardennes Week now. This week’s tweets include velvet thrones, saucy portraits, peloton faces and #CostaCrush! Plus, we have a few yummy leftovers from Roubaix and assorted other cycling hijinks. Continue reading
Congratulations to Andy Schleck and his partner Jil Delvaux on their brand new baby boy, Teo, who was born last night. Teo has now taken the title of Schleck the Youngest.
(I was going to photoshop this into Trek Factory colours but then realised I didn’t know how to use PhotoShop … so pretend this is black pinstripes.)