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Done And Dusted – Sun Tour Recap

A mob crowding around the Rapha tent bidding to purchase all of the rider’s kit and gear What a week it was!  Working with the Rapha team and getting a behind-the-scenes look at a relatively large stage race was one of the coolest experiences of my life.  I’ve never seen a race from that end …


The 42T Chainring

By Tom Southam The other day I finally did something I should have done a long time ago. I put (or rather Andy, our team mechanic, put) a 42 tooth chainring back on my bike. After an absence of what seems like almost forever (9 years in fact) I feel truly reunited with a great …


Sun Tour Time Trial – Stage 5

It was a relaxing day today and no one got too stressed out about the TT.  Perhaps a little bit too laid-back.  The woman’s winning time bettered than most of the Rapha guys.  I’m trying to get John to make them ride the 250km Around The Bay loop on Sunday to punish them for their …


Bending The Rules

After spending hours in the hospital with Ben the other night I decided to hit him up to do a CT guest post since he can’t ride the rest of the Sun Tour.  We got chatting and he started  telling me all sorts of great stories about the European pro peloton.  Here’s a small taste …


Sun Tour Day 3

I’ve been really busy for the past couple days and it’s given me a whole new appreciation for what goes on behind the scenes in a major cycling event.   Tweeting has been quite a bit easier because it’s so quick and dirty therefore I’ve put up a twitter feed on the right sidebar.  I try …


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