VeloVoices Podcast 180: The One With The Special Guest

We’re back! Issie, Kathi, Midge, Luke, Euan and an actual special guest gather round the table at VeloVoices Towers to chew over the past month’s action.

  • The things we loved about the Olympics
  • There was also some cycling at the Olympics
  • Midge covers all the hipster races
  • UAE have bought EVERYONE, how does that make us feel?
  • And we preview the Vuelta

Plus blue polka dots, salmon jerseys, Landa’s eyebrows and a real-life actual cyclist drops in for a mini Ted Talk.

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Vuelta a Espana 2021 : Stage 1 – Roglic rides into red in Burgos

Vuelta a Espana 2021 : Stage 2 – Philipsen gets his sprint on, Roglic stays in red

Vuelta a Espana 2021 : Stage 2 – Philipsen gets his sprint on, Roglic stays in red

It was another #hothot day on Stage 2 of Vuelta 2021 and one of the very few flat stages in any Vuelta ever. Yet, the final 5km to the sprint finish was messier than a messy thing from Messy Town. In the end, Alpecin-Fenix’s Jasper Philipsen, just pipping DQS’s Fabio Jakobsen and BEXer Michael Matthews. Primoz Roglic didn’t get caught in the crash at 4km out and stays intact and in red.

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Vuelta a Espana 2021 : Stage 1 – Roglic rides into red in Burgos

We started Vuelta 2021 as we left it… with Primoz Roglic in the red jersey. Astana’s Alex Aranburu had spent most of a sweltering day in the #hothot seat, daring to dream that he could win his first Vuelta stage, but the defending champion wasn’t having any of it. And quite rightly, he has already put precious seconds into his main rivals.

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