Tour Of Flanders 3
Sir Bradley Wiggins has accomplished all manner of greatness during his outstanding career. Recently though, following his withdrawal from the 2013 Giro and subsequent incidents, he’s (perhaps unfairly) started to gain a reputation for crashing and questions about his bike handling skills have been asked. This weekend Brad unexpectedly starts at The Tour of Flanders, […]
We all know that feeling of being on the limit on a steep climb, over-geared and desperately trying to keep balanced whilst grinding slowly up the hill. In the 1987 Tour of Flanders Jesper Skippy was experiencing that exact emotion on the infamous Koppenberg – a 22% wall of rough cobbled pain. This climb is […]
Anyone who suggests a cycle path as being the safest place to ride a bike might want to watch this. The Dutch and Belgian races are often characterised by streets covered in road furniture and sometimes they can have quite an impact, like here during the 2012 Tour of Flanders.