Guess Those Legs

by CyclingTips


Let’s face it, as cyclists we’re all a little strange with the way we’re always checking out each others legs.  The appearance of someone’s legs can be an intimidating yet deceiving sign of a rider’s form. Sometimes tiny stick-legs can produce an unbelievable amount of power and other rider’s monster sized tree trunks can only serve as a good draft.  You can never tell until the hammer goes down.

Part of a cyclist’s lifelong apprenticeship is to master the skill of recognising notable sets of legs.  I present to you your first test.

As always, have a great weekend, ride hard and ride safe.

a) George Hincapie

b) Roger Hammond

c) Paul Sherwin

d) Phil Ligget

a) Zac Dempster

b) Jack Bobridge

c) I have no clue but he has some freaky-ass calves

a) Sean Kelly

b) Sean Yates

c) Sean Connery

a) Brad Wiggins

b) Chris Hoy

c) David Millar

a) German Team Sprint Squad

b) Russian Woman’s Track Team

c) Crowie’s Ridewiser Ergo Squad

a) Der Kaiser

b) Der Jan

c) Ulle

d) all of the above

a) Darren Lapthorne

b) Robby McEwen

c) Matty Lloyd

d)  One of many punters seen on Beach Road on a Saturday morning

a) Johnny Clarke

b) Ivan Dominguez

c) Sebastian Haedo

d) Michelangelo’s David sporting lycra

a) Phil Anderson

b) Sean Yates

c) Kevin Costner

d) Dennis Quaid

a) Kris de Timmzy

b) Simon Gerrans

c) Jez Hunt

d) The Mooksy Missile

a) Michael Rasmussen

b) Richard Virenque

c) Marco Pantani

d) all of the above (combined)


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