Antoine_Blondin said:According to RTBF, Franck Vandenbroucke is dead
aarnold517 said:And so ends the life of one of the greatest tragic figures in cycling...it's too bad VDB never could get his life in order, with the kind of talent he had he could have done spectacular things
bianchigirl said:Dead of a heart attack, in Senegal, at the age of 34. Sad, not really shocked, he had some problems but on form he was a great rider to watch.
thehog said:Looks like an overdose on coke, Pantani style.
Mellow Velo said:Sad and shocking. Leaves 2 kids.
A lesson for all the apologists.
dienekes88 said:Pulmonary embolism. When I hear pulmonary embolism, two things immediately come to mind: neoplasm and virchow's triad (stasis/turbulence, endothelial damage, and hypercoagulability).