Bike racing evokes a roller coaster of emotions. For every peak of exhilarating excitement and sheer joy, there are the hurtles downward to despair. Here’s our take on what gave us pause for thought in 2017.
With every spinetingler, there must be an equal and opposite heartbreaker. This new category is for the riders who gave everything and got pipped at the post. Who made one small mistake and lost the big prize. Who ended the race with that stricken look on their face. Their time has come …
It’s that moment in a race when your spidey sense goes off and you just know that something amazing is about to happen. And then it does! Those moments that have you jumping up and down, screaming at the TV and scaring the neighbours. Yep, it’s the award for Spine-tingling Moment of the Year.