Nerd Alert Podcast: That crazy single-sided Cervelo, and details on Cannondale’s new TT bike

The Nerd Alert podcast talks bikes at the Tour de France.

by James Huang

photography by Ronan Mc Laughlin


This week’s Nerd Alert episode takes a closer look at two recent events in this year’s Tour de France.

In stage 1, Jumbo-Visma rider Steven Kruijswijk finished the stage missing an entire seatstay from his prototype Cervelo, and in stage 5, EF Education-Nippo riders tackled the stage 5 individual time trial on a new Cannondale TT bike.

We chat with Cervelo to find out how that bike could have possibly survived — and apparently without Kruijswijk even knowing! — and get some tantalizing tech details from Cannondale on that new bike before its official release. Sorry, folks, this one’s pretty long, but we promise it’ll be worth your time.


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