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Old 02-18-13, 11:30
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Apart from pro cyclists, what do you guys suggest following for updates on the cycling world?
You want find anything there that you won't get here. + its all limited.to half a sentence and you have to wade through hundreds of posts about what people did today and what they are eating and who they think should win some talent show program.
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When I look at cycling today, I get the impression that history is repeating itself: riders who are supposed to be rouleurs are climbing passes at the front of the race, and those who are supposed to be climbers are riding time trials at more than 50 kilometres per hour.

The story is beginning again, just as it did 14 years ago
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You want find anything there that you won't get here. + its all limited.to half a sentence and you have to wade through hundreds of posts about what people did today and what they are eating and who they think should win some talent show program.
You really don't if you follow the right people
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You want find anything there that you won't get here. + its all limited.to half a sentence and you have to wade through hundreds of posts about what people did today and what they are eating and who they think should win some talent show program.
You must be following Jens Voight and the like. LOL!
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David Millar ‏@millarmind

Nothing like feeling amazing in a prologue and finishing 82nd. Good times!
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David Millar ‏@millarmind

Nothing like feeling amazing in a prologue and finishing 82nd. Good times!
Yeah... that was pretty funny!
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Here are some hashtags suggested by Sporza for the upcoming spring races:

23/02 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad #ohn
24/02 Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne #kbk
27/02 GP Samyn #samyn
02/03 Strade Bianche #stradebianche
03/03-10/03 Parijs-Nice #parisnice
06/03-12/03 Tirreno-Adriatico #tirreno
13/03 Nokere Koerse #nokere
17/03 Milaan-Sanremo #msr
20/03 Dwars Door Vlaanderen #ddv
22/03 E3 Harelbeke #e3h
24/03 Gent-Wevelgem #gw
26-28/03 Driedaagse van De Panne #ddp
31/03 Ronde van Vlaanderen #rvv
03/04 Scheldeprijs #schoten
07/04 Parijs-Roubaix #roubaix
10/04 Brabantse Pijl #bpijl
14/04 Amstel Gold Race #agr
17/04 Waalse Pijl #wpijl
21/04 Luik-Bastenaken-Luik #lbl

It's a good way of following a race if you aren't in front of a TV or livestream.
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Vincenzo Nibali ‏@VincenzoNibali

@Laura_Meseguer dato che vogliamo un ciclismo spettacolare!! Forse bisognerebbe togliere I misuratori di potenza in gara

Since we want spectacular cycling maybe we should get rid of powermeters during races.
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That certainly wouldn't hurt
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Old 03-10-13, 19:48
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Vincenzo Nibali ‏@VincenzoNibali

@Laura_Meseguer dato che vogliamo un ciclismo spettacolare!! Forse bisognerebbe togliere I misuratori di potenza in gara

Since we want spectacular cycling maybe we should get rid of powermeters during races.
it looks like nibali has noticed froomedwag looks at his power meter every 2 seconds
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