Thursday, May 26, 2011

Quotation of the day:

"A strong rider will make most bikes look good, likewise the most beautiful racing bike in the world looks foolish struggling to ride 25 km/h."

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Dave Z

This is how one should approach bicycle racing.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Silly Americans

I don't understand the point of this story. I normally drink 15 espressos with breakfast.

Sunday, March 21, 2010

2 reasons Fabian Cancellara is one of my favorite racers

Exhibit A: Responding to the recent UCI decision to ban his aerodynamic Specialized Shiv time-trial bike from competition, Cancellara had this to say:

Do you remember the ONCE team? They had avant-garde bikes. When people look at the pro bikes, they should go crazy with the desire to have one the same. Anyway, I'd win, even if they give me a steel bike.

Exhibit B:

Saturday, August 15, 2009

Sunday, July 5, 2009

Rest Vacation

The first half of the season is now over. I had good sensations, and I felt that the form was there, but the results don't quite match up. That's racing. There was some bad luck along the way, but luckily I never crashed or became ill. Now, I retire to a quaint chateau in the mountains of the American Northwest with Alejandro Valverde to rest and prepare for the closing races of the season.