As the season winds down, I’ve decided to do a few Special Tweets of the Week. With the news that Marcel Kittel has severed his contract with Giant-Alpecin and signed to Etixx, I’ve decided to celebrate that golden time when he was the ArgoSunGod. We’ve opened the Tweets vault and here is what we found. Continue reading
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Tour 2015: The Barber of Toulouse
Pro-cycling is all about attention to detail: the training, the bike, the kit and of course personal grooming. We all have our favourite cycling style icons, and you only need to read Chris Juul Jensen‘s excellent blog post for Rouleur to see just how important looking your best equates to riding at your best for these elite athletes. It’s not all about keeping cool and aero.
Tour Tweets of the Week: The best of times, the worst of times
It’s only been three stages so far in the 2015 Tour de France but so much has happened – good, bad and ugly – it’s downright Dickensian. We’ve had #HardAsNails, young cubs and the pride of an old lion who lost, won and lost again. It’s a long one, this week, so settle back with a drink as we go from the presentation to the hospital. Continue reading