It’s fond farewells to some of cycling’s biggest names, which means one thing: Lifetime Achievement Awards (and tranquillisers for me).
I’m chatting to one of VeloVoices’ guest columnists Seb Chavanel who last year shared his experiences with us as poisson-pilote for French sprinter Nacer Bouhanni. This year he’s fulfilling a similar role for Arnaud Demare and the duo will be in action at this weekend’s Vattenfall Cyclassics in Hamburg. Continue reading
The Giro d’Italia may be over but the warm pink – or in this case red – glow persists. Let’s look back on the Giro through the eyes of our man in the peloton: Nacer Bouhanni‘s poisson pilote Sebastien Chavanel. Most days he was fighting to beat the time cut but on a few magnificent days he helped Nacer gather stage wins and points in pursuit of the maglia rossa – FDJ’s #FightForRed.