2013 Tour of Oman (11th-16th February), 2.HC - Page 22 - Cyclingnews Forum

Go Back   Cyclingnews Forum > Road > Professional road racing

Professional road racing A place to discuss all things related to current professional road races. Here, you can also touch on the latest news relating to professional road racing. A doping discussion free forum.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #211  
Old 02-12-13, 09:57
Ferminal Ferminal is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 16,484
Default

I'd say it's more like Montjuic...
Reply With Quote
  #212  
Old 02-12-13, 10:07
TeoSheva's Avatar
TeoSheva TeoSheva is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Zurich
Posts: 1,869
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by LaFlorecita View Post
like 2011 Giro stage 8
but today we miss the "Cat"
Reply With Quote
  #213  
Old 02-12-13, 10:09
LaFlorecita's Avatar
LaFlorecita LaFlorecita is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands
Posts: 16,738
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by TeoSheva View Post
but today we miss the "Cat"
Yea a shame now Alberto won't have anyone to chase
__________________
"The second place is not good."
The great Alberto Contador
Reply With Quote
  #214  
Old 02-12-13, 10:10
LaFlorecita's Avatar
LaFlorecita LaFlorecita is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands
Posts: 16,738
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Miburo View Post


On the profile it seems that the climb is a bit longer than 1.8 km, it still goes up but less steep.

And at the complete end there's also a little hill, prob not more than 150 meters orso.

Gilbert or Sagan should win this if they've some decent shape.



That was pretty epic, i think we'll see it again today but i doubt he'll win.
Look at that hill at the end



__________________
"The second place is not good."
The great Alberto Contador
Reply With Quote
  #215  
Old 02-12-13, 10:16
Red Rick Red Rick is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 2,975
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by LaFlorecita View Post
Look at that hill at the end



Contador will realize they're going uphill within 10k of the finish, and he'll be like "nothing to do here".
Reply With Quote
  #216  
Old 02-12-13, 10:20
manafana's Avatar
manafana manafana is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 2,184
Default

yeah clinic references happen its hard to avoid, the evidence speaks for itself anyway.

Today does seem like a san remo finsh, doesnt mean the climb is the same thou.
__________________
SBB looks at all the best Cycling Races

Paris Tours the final preview of the season
Reply With Quote
  #217  
Old 02-12-13, 10:46
wheelie1977 wheelie1977 is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Ireland
Posts: 85
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by manafana View Post
yeah clinic references happen its hard to avoid, the evidence speaks for itself anyway.

Today does seem like a san remo finsh, doesnt mean the climb is the same thou.
thanks Mana, you knew what I meant :-)
Reply With Quote
  #218  
Old 02-12-13, 10:51
Ruudz0r's Avatar
Ruudz0r Ruudz0r is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 1,837
Default

Elmiger to attack on the last climb and do pretty well!
Reply With Quote
  #219  
Old 02-12-13, 11:02
Leadbelly's Avatar
Leadbelly Leadbelly is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Kernow
Posts: 219
Default

"Race leaders Traksel (CSS) and Kino****a (JPN) with 4:30 as they roll through the feed zone (83K)."

Bobbie in the break again.
__________________
Keep on Truckin'
Reply With Quote
  #220  
Old 02-12-13, 11:14
Hugo Koblet's Avatar
Hugo Koblet Hugo Koblet is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 4,082
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Leadbelly View Post
"Race leaders Traksel (CSS) and Kino****a (JPN) with 4:30 as they roll through the feed zone (83K)."

Bobbie in the break again.
Not a very forum-friendly name!
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ryo Hazuki View Post
contador is such a coward
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 02:59.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2006 - 2009 Future Publishing Limited. All rights reserved. Future Publishing Limited is part of the Future plc group. Future Publishing Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with company registration number 2008885 whose registered office is at Beauford Court 30 Monmouth Street Bath, UK BA1 2BW England.