Pro cycling is where my interest started, watching the 1996 Tour de France.
Since then I’ve watched a lot of it, have my favourite riders and teams and can have a reasonable go at predicting results.
I try and write as many race previews as I can to help with fantasy teams and give information to those interested. Particularly with women’s racing too.
You can read all my posts on pro cycling below – always let me know if you think my predictions are wildly off!
Race Information & History Race Type: Hilly classic with cobbles Originally named Omloop van Vlaanderen, [...]
Rider History Rider Type: Ardennes Specialist Valverde will turn 40 towards the end of the 2019 Spring [...]
These days there are two velodromes in Roubaix. One is indoors and not even 10 years old yet. The other is [...]
Born just before the end of the 19th Century, Julien Vervaecke went onto win a monument and finish on the [...]
My first recollection I have of Jacky Durand is of him riding what was presumably the last stage of the 1999 [...]
I wrote a post a couple of years ago about pro cycling families. Specifically, fathers and sons who are both pro cyclists. I revisited it a few months ago as it needed updating. [...]