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Eric Vanderaerden is one of Belgiums greatest ever cyclists.
Eric Vanderaerden was the greatest talent to come out of Belgium since Eddy Merckx. In some ways his career never seemed to fulfil its potential, but then the pressure on any cyclist from Belgium is immense. Eric was a fabulous time-trialist and sprinter, winning the Tour de France prologue and wearing the yellow jersey for […]
Paris Roubaix, probably acknowledged as the hardest one-day race in the world – The Queen Of The Classics. On a dry day the dust can be extreme, on a day like this in 1985 the mud is incredible. Riding over sixty kilometres on rough cobbles takes an incredible toil on the body, Sean Kelly said […]