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Old 12-02-12, 22:11
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Indeedly, and with his final 'team mate' Tiralongo up the road to give that last wee bit of help, it was a masterclass
Tirolongo really should have a word with who ever washes his kit... It looked distinctly faded that day.
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Old 12-02-12, 22:16
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'a peak' is just a highpoint (can be many), 'his peak' would commonly equate to 'best so far' or 'best ever' after retirement, similar to 'at >rider<'s peak'. Generally an athlete reaches a point at which physiological form + mental ability combined are at their most advantageous for a given sport, or 'their peak' in sporting parlance.

As suggested by an earlier poster however, you might wan't to discuss disambiguation in a more appropriate thread?
What's the difference between top and peak.
According to you, top is a highpoint too. Which is higher? When a top becomes a peak, or is it vice versa?
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Old 12-02-12, 22:40
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This is quite well edited and funny

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=30bsHmVUdVg
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Old 12-02-12, 22:46
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This is quite well edited and funny

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=30bsHmVUdVg
That is ancient history.
Is there something dating AD... Or, to say, after D word?
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Old 12-02-12, 22:54
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This is quite well edited and funny

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=30bsHmVUdVg
I remember this vod being posted here, still very funny vod
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That is ancient history.
Is there something dating AD... Or, to say, after D word?
Take it to the clinic
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I dont remember bob dylan singing hindsight is sweet... Anyways, how many race did velasco contador win before he turn pro?
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Old 12-03-12, 09:00
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I once had a ridiculours exchange of views with Ryo about peak form where i said even a **** rider can reach his peak form..not in exact words
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Take it to the clinic
Domini, Flo. Domini.
It's not the word.
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Old 12-03-12, 14:28
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I once had a ridiculours exchange of views with Ryo about peak form where i said even a **** rider can reach his peak form..not in exact words
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I dont remember bob dylan singing hindsight is sweet... Anyways, how many race did velasco contador win before he turn pro?
A few but most of the time he won mountain prizes
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