Originally Posted by Dekker_Tifosi
So what, cycling is dead in the Netherlands now (apart from us hardcore fans). They are reacting like Germans after Ullrich here since USADA-gate.
Soon we can't even go cycling outside on a racebike anymore without getting booed or attacked by your average Dutch man or woman...cyclists are outcasts
Marcel Kittel and John Degenkolb will be the leaders of Dutch cycling
But yeah you're right, somehow the cycling crisis is hitting Holland the hardest atm, it seems. I'm not sure why, it's probably the Dutch holier than thou-attitude. I don't see anything on Sporza, for instance.