We’re always a fan of watching Peter Sagan ride his bike. His bike handling skills are quite phenomenal as he demonstrates here at the Tour de Suisse 2014. Watch for how much air he gets under his back wheel riding over the sleeping policeman – at about 75 kph.
With the Critérium du Dauphiné having just started, it seemed an appropriate time to reminisce one of the great moments of the past which built the legend of ‘Le Badger’ Bernard Hinault. In 1977 Hinault announced himself to the world with a ride which has gone down in folklore. Racing against most of the Tour de […]
One of the drawbacks of watching cycling is that you see little of the incredible descending skills the top riders possess. Limited camera bikes and ad break schedules seem to prevent much of this action appearing on screen. In 2011 at the Tour de Suisse though, Italian rider Damiano Cunego gave a descending masterclass on […]
It’s difficult to truly know who is the best descender in cycling. Most of the talk from within cycling says that some of the sprinters and domestiques are clearly the fastest down the side of mountain, unfortunately for us, we don’t see most of that action. What we do know is, that this is one […]