Tour Down Under now done and dusted – it was a hot race (temperature wise) with the usual Willunga Hill win by Richie Porte and the predictions that due to Caleb Ewan‘s performance, this will be his season. What was a surprise was a soap star winning the whole thing! It’s another irreverent Tweets of the Week with creepy tattoos, disguised DSs on bikes, echelon laments and waffles. Continue reading
In this episode, Kathi and Chris discuss the Dubai Tour, Tour of Qatar, Tour of Oman and a few other races of note. We also discuss the resurgence of the ArgoSunGod Marcel Kittel, Edvald Boasson Hagen Haagen Dazs‘ new dimensions, why it’s getting harder and harder to like Vincenzo Nibali and Alexander Kristoff‘s gauntlet throws. We also look forward to the beginning of the Classics!
The Tour of Qatar wrapped up with a photo finish, triples wins and double crowns. The weather for La Med was anything but sunny but that didn’t stop FDJ from making hay. Your Final Kilometer run down is a GO!