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  • askew 12 Jun 2020 21:49:03 21,554 posts
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    That's only six weeks away \o/
  • askew 4 Jul 2020 13:54:20 21,554 posts
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    Virtual TdF starting at 2.

    Did the first stage this morning – or was it the Etape? – my first time up to the radio tower.
  • Salaman 4 Jul 2020 15:12:00 23,838 posts
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    I've not followed any of this to date.
    What's with all the symbols popping up?
  • mothercruncher 4 Jul 2020 19:38:50 17,831 posts
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    Massive yawn to virtual racing. It rips any bike skill, grace etc out of it in favour of a raw FTP contest, it’s like triathlon only worse.
  • tadejpogacar 4 Jul 2020 21:37:27 265 posts
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    @gamecat grabbed this

    40 miles gravel today - goosed. feels like 70 miles of road riding
  • Psychotext 9 Jul 2020 11:41:44 67,168 posts
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    I see it's official now that Froome is off: https://cyclingtips.com/2020/07/chris-froome-to-leave-ineos

    Not massively surprising given all the rumours.
  • JoelStinty 9 Jul 2020 12:14:23 8,924 posts
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    Froome and Dan Martin in the same squad should be pretty fun
  • askew 9 Jul 2020 12:35:12 21,554 posts
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    I did not realise all the Italian classics are next month :o
  • Salaman 28 Jul 2020 17:52:35 23,838 posts
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    askew wrote:
    I did not realise all the Italian classics are next month :o
    Starting on Satruday with the Strade Bianche!

    I just read they're massively changing Milan-San Remo. Local majors on the traditional coast route don't want to close down their roads in the middle of the tourist season.
  • askew 29 Jul 2020 14:43:52 21,554 posts
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    Are there any streams of the Vuelta a Borgos? I was surprised Eurosport (UK) there isn't even a video without commentary.

    I've got a feeling the restart isn't going to get very far: I see Belgium's breaking out; Spain's got outbreaks in certain areas.
  • askew 29 Jul 2020 14:46:07 21,554 posts
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    Oh: https://t.co/iOijgwzcwm?amp=1 :D
  • mothercruncher 29 Jul 2020 19:43:48 17,831 posts
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    Fucking pumped for Strada Bianche, box of tissues at the ready.
  • mothercruncher 29 Jul 2020 19:44:03 17,831 posts
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    Also, go Wout.
  • Salaman 1 Aug 2020 14:46:31 23,838 posts
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    Women's trace is worth a look-in.
    Van Vleuten has 14k to catch up 2+ minutes.
  • askew 1 Aug 2020 16:21:01 21,554 posts
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    It's taken long enough for the broadcast to begin, and fucking Eurosport has gone down!
  • askew 1 Aug 2020 16:27:50 21,554 posts
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    https://www.eurosport.co.uk/cycling/strade-bianche/strade-bianche--2020_brdeurosport-e-1065377116c0ch202/video.shtml

    I should have kept watching the snooker snore-fest earlier…
  • gamecat 1 Aug 2020 17:38:59 982 posts
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    He's got this
  • askew 1 Aug 2020 17:45:47 21,554 posts
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    Nice. That final climb was very odd…
  • mothercruncher 5 Aug 2020 22:58:56 17,831 posts
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    I didn’t catch it but, fuck, it sounds like Fabio Jakobsen had a seriously bad crash after being shouldered by Groenewegen in the sprint at the fins of the Tour Of Poland today. “Crushed his palette” 😱, serious facial injuries after going into the barrier...
  • askew 5 Aug 2020 23:01:40 21,554 posts
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    Yep. Looked horrific. At 1m before the line, pretty much the fastest they could be travelling too.
  • mothercruncher 5 Aug 2020 23:03:04 17,831 posts
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    Found a replay, holy shit.
  • Psychotext 6 Aug 2020 00:08:49 67,168 posts
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    Yeah, I wont be watching that. Hard enough to persuade myself back onto a bike as it is.
  • elstoof 6 Aug 2020 08:35:19 25,868 posts
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    Downhill sprint finish with unconnected “safety” barriers, no thanks. Absolutely horrific, and the guy taking photos who got taken out is also in a serious condition
  • elstoof 6 Aug 2020 09:57:37 25,868 posts
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    Apparently he’s stable, and no sign of any brain or spinal injuries which is fucking miraculous
  • Fake_Blood 6 Aug 2020 11:07:57 10,442 posts
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    85km/h apparently too. Auwch.
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