Alexander Kristoff and John Degenkolb hogged the headlines as the cobbled classics concluded with a devastating Degs demolition in the Roubaix velodrome. But bollards and railway crossings ensured that rider safety was also high on the agenda. Chris, Kathi, Midge and Tim chew over the big issues as usual.
A game of dodge’ems? Two interesting couples fighting each other? A Tour champion on the roadside handing out wheels? Fans taking selfies with Stybar’s teeth? This and so much more in the Ronde edition of Tweets of the Week! Beware! There is strong language (seriously, a lot) in this edition of tweets. Don’t blame me. Blame Ant Beal and Marc Madiot. Continue reading →
For those who weren’t able to ride the Ronde route on Saturday or those who did and wanted to see how to pros did it on Sunday, here is some fantastic on-bike camera footage to make your bones rattle and your teeth chatter.