July 05, 2016 0 Comments
Stage 4 of Le Tour was a mere 237.5KM - making it the longest stage of the 2016 edition. The stage profile and average speed ensured this was no "cafe" ride - despite being 14KM longer than yesterday's stage - dubbed a "cafe ride" by many participants, today's stage was completed 30 minutes quicker.
Following such a monster stage, and another cheeky uphill finish to sting the legs, the post-stage hotel transfer was mercifully short - just 4KM for Patrick.
Some of the BORA - ARGON 18 boys decided rather than a traditional post-race cooldown on turbo trainers by the team bus, they would instead roll back to their team hotel at a leisurely pace.
After a really tough day in the saddle let's hope team chef @VigourChef has prepared something tasty again for dinner.
May 21, 2021 0 Comments
Liverpool is boss. But not always. But it could be. Richard J. Dunning elaborates...
April 30, 2021 0 Comments
Mark Cavendish’s welcome return to victory has led to calls for the Briton to be selected for the Tour de France, including the #CavToTheTour push on Twitter. There is a considerable emotional appeal to him taking part, but is it practical?
April 23, 2021 0 Comments
Earlier this week l’Equipe reported that last year’s Tour runner-up Primož Roglič would have a two month break from racing prior to the French event. That approach goes against the trend of all recent Tour winners, yet Jumbo-Visma believes that this route is the best one to take. Is the team right?