Tour of Flanders review: Ronde Rainbows all round

The Ronde van Vlaanderen never fails to satisfy cobbled classics fans and today’s 100th edition was no exception. In the end, it was finally a double rainbow with both world champions winning their respective races: Lizzie Armitstead winning in a photo-finish sprint for the line in the women’s edition and Peter Sagan monstering his way to the finish solo, fending off the chase from Fabian Cancellara and Sep VanmarckeContinue reading

Tweets of the Week: Carry on up the Cipressa

Controversy, controversy, and more controversy! Plus, bad hair, giant saddles (may or may not be a euphemism), dogs, eyebrows…. Oh it’s a crazy, dazey, slipstream-riding, Cipressa-climbing, Poggio-descending Tweets of the Week, featuring Arnaud Demare, Alexander Kristoff, Fernando Gaviria, Fabian Cancellara, and the mighty Lizzie Armitstead, to name but a few. Continue reading