Talking Tactics: Tuscan talking points

What a week that was! Events in Tuscany had us on the edge of our seats as the momentum ebbed and flowed between the contenders before a thrilling conclusion which left us with an elated winner and a sorrowful runner-up. And that was just the UCI Congress.

The Road World Championships threw up a variety of tactical talking points. Let’s review some of the more intriguing ones here.

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Road World Championships: Trade team time trial review

Following in the footsteps of Specialized-Lululemon in the women’s event earlier in the day, Omega Pharma-Quick Step successfully defended their status as men’s team time trial world champions, edging Orica-GreenEDGE into silver-medal position by just 0.81 seconds.

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April Video Vault: Are you ready to Ronde?

April’s Video Vault contains an inspirational Bauke Mollema, Cannondale shenanigans that don’t include bum-pinching, a look at the new maillot jaune, and Kitty’s beloved Fabian along with Imitation Fabian, just to name a few!

If you have a video you think should be included in our monthly round-ups, tweet a link to @kiss_my_panache. Enjoy the show!

1. Emily Maye with Specialized-Lululemon

More like a slide show, this video shows the wonderful work of one of my photographic heroes, Emily Maye.

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