Over 28,000km ridden, 863 hours in the saddle (yikes!) … it is the year of one of the most hirsute (and popular) riders in the peloton, Laurens ten Dam. Continue reading
This week’s subjects: Strade Bianche, Brailsford’s breakaway cycling, Cancellara’s unluck and Bernie as an ungod.
This is how traditions are made
Strade Bianche has only been in existence for six years, yet it has the feel of an historic race. And it was just as exciting this year as last, with a surprise winner and a Velvet Samurai powering into second. This set of photographs gives a feel of the run-up to the race and the day itself.