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View Poll Results: Best rider of the year?
B.Wiggins 94 35.34%
J.Rodriguez 104 39.10%
T.Boonen 43 16.17%
Vino 12 4.51%
other 13 4.89%
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Old 11-30-12, 01:34
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What were the previous winners ?
Phil won cyclist of the year, not sure if they had a "international man of the year" in 2011.
http://velonews.competitor.com/2011/...he-year_200184
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J.Rod because he raced most of the year and kept his name relevant in more than one race and for the length of more than one race. Anyone winning one race or one big race does not deserve to be on there.
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J.Rod because he raced most of the year and kept his name relevant in more than one race and for the length of more than one race. Anyone winning one race or one big race does not deserve to be on there.
+1. 40% agree!
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Old 11-30-12, 14:03
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Marianne Vos
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Marianne Vos
Indeed but she has to share the podium with Purito
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Sorry guys and girls, and VeloNews, you didn't get the memo. This isn't about women, and you are all ignorant, donks, idiots, lacking in intelligence, clueless, lying or trolling (or all of the above) for not realising that women are not allowed in this thread. It was quite clearly, categorically stated in the original post in the thread that this thread was for men only. Well, it wasn't, but women are only allowed to be mentioned when you are given express permission to do so. By edict of the thread starter.

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for ****'s sake.. not bloody vos again.
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people ommit her from the bloody polls because they are not meticulous, fussy, ignorant donks. fact.
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It was aimed at men cycling, forget to add that but i thought it was obvious, don't get the fuss.

I'm sure all of you know where this was aimed at. Oh well.
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it's not about either of those. it's about intelligence i'd say.
people omit her because they realize that 99% of the posts here are related to male athletes so it seems redundant to actually mention this every time. true, this is not completely unambiguous, most people are still capable of understanding this concept. and most likely, you understand it as well, still you make sure to pop in every single time there's a similar discussion, make a fuss, and bait people into these pointless debates.
comparing her achievemants to male cyclists could be interesting, but repeatedly posting about her when it's clear to every able-minded member that the discussion is about something else is nothing but trolling
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Or were you clueless it was about men? Don't give me that ****.
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Nah you were obviously trolling, you really thought I meant women cycling aswell?
Feel free to inform VeloNews of their mistake and resume your bickering about whether Purito's year was better than Wiggins'. But don't mention Vos again, comprendez?
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Sorry guys and girls, and VeloNews, you didn't get the memo. This isn't about women, and you are all ignorant, donks, idiots, lacking in intelligence, clueless, lying or trolling (or all of the above) for not realising that women are not allowed in this thread. It was quite clearly, categorically stated in the original post in the thread that this thread was for men only. Well, it wasn't, but women are only allowed to be mentioned when you are given express permission to do so. By edict of the thread starter.













Feel free to inform VeloNews of their mistake and resume your bickering about whether Purito's year was better than Wiggins'. But don't mention Vos again, comprendez?
Maybe this thread should be named "international man of.the year 2012"
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The Vos thing is annoying
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The Vos thing is annoying
That one is not allowed to talk about her? Yes that is annoying. Truly awesome year of her.
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The Vos thing is annoying
Because even Alberto wants to be photographed with her?

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