VeloVoices Podcast 163: Plan B, plan C, plan for jackets, plan for small horses

Kathi, Midge and Euan get together after a week of two simultaneous grand tours and try to have coherent thoughts!

  • Have Ineos really reinvented cycling to win the Giro? (clue: no)
  • Sunweb and Quickstep impress the hell out of us.
  • How hard is it to put on a jacket?
  • What next for the “old-timers”?
  • Can the Vuelta get any more nuts?

From Jai to Joao and from Hugh Carthy to horses, we manage to cover it all* as the action moved between Italy and Spain.

*we maybe spent about ten seconds discussing the actual winner of the Giro.

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Reviews

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Giro d’Italia:

Stage 16

Stage 17

Stage 18

Stage 19

Stage 20

Stage 21

Vuelta a Espana:

Stage 1

Stage 2

Stage 3

Stage 4

Stage 5

Stage 6

Tweets of the Week

 

Giro d’Italia 2020 : Stage 17 – Second time lucky for O’Connor

It was a day of climbing and one where Stage 16’s disappointed second placer took his chance again. This time, Ben O’Connor showed the NTT jersey proudly as he went over the finish line first and alone. However, once again, the GC rivals left the maglia rosa in peace except for a tiny flutter in the last few hundred metres that made no difference at all to the overall standings. Saving their matches for tomorrow’s Stelvio …

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VeloVoices Podcast 162: Full-on Flanders and half-gas Giro

Midge, Luke and Euan gather round the table to discuss another week of the crazy 2020 cycling season.

  • Flanders took our breath away
  • The Giro started to come to life
  • Who do we think is going to win the Giro?
  • A look ahead to the craziness that is the Vuelta a Espana

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Reviews

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Tour of Flanders

Giro d’Italia:

Stage 10

Stage 11

Stage 12

Stage 13

Stage 14

Stage 15

Giro Tweets of the Week