Tag Archive: classics

Painfully Beautiful.Paris-Roubaix: A Journey through Hell

“If they’re flicking on Paris-Roubaix for the first time they’re going to say – “What the hell? What kind of bike race is this?” It’s a cross between mountain biking, road racing and… Continue reading

Can Cancellara win next week at Paris-Roubaix

[Watching the race on Sunday? Check out our dedicated post – ‘Painfully Beautiful. Paris-Roubaix: A Journey through Hell‘] After 6 1/4 hours, Spartacus confirmed what we already knew – that he is one… Continue reading

Tour of Flanders Drinking Game

Well it is Sunday after all. If you have just smashed out a morning ride and fancy something a little harder than espresso, here is a drinking game to share for the big… Continue reading

Baptism by Fire – How will the Tour of Flanders play out?

“It’s a hard-man’s race, a true race, where you not only have to have strong legs, but be tactically smart,” Luca Paolini, Team Captain, Katusha [Note we only cover hard man/woman races at… Continue reading

Cycling Science in the Tour of Flanders – Cobbles & Breakaways

#CobbleScience – Click to Tweet I hope your Sunday is free, one of the most eagerly-anticipated races in professional cycling, the second of the five monuments and the biggest Flemish race of the year –… Continue reading