I’ve been dragging my heels over writing this, most probably because I’m still in denial about the end of the season. But with the Saitama Criterium done and dusted, I have to face up to reality. Our #youngdudes Lennard Hofstede (Sunweb), Owain Doull (Sky), and Trek Segafredo’s Ruben Guerreiro had a busy end to their successful first seasons as pros before heading off for well-earned breaks. So let’s look at their final few races of a packed debut season where they all distinguished themselves. Continue reading
Besuited pro cyclists in Paris in October? It can only mean one thing. YES! It’s time for Tour de France supremo Monsieur Prudhomme to reveal exactly what they have to face come next July. It has all the right tingles so let’s have a look at highlights of the parcours and the fashion.
In our 112th episode, Midge, Kathi, and Chris (yes, he’s alive) begin by reminiscing about the UCI World Championships in Bergen, Norway. They then discuss the final monument of the season, Il Lombardia. Finally, they conclude with the list of riders who have impressed them most this season! Warning: Man Crush Alert! Continue reading