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Monday Musette – Wrapping-up the Ronde

  Two Monuments down and two to go so far this spring—can it get any more exciting? Here’s what we saw during yesterday’s Tour of Flanders: 1. With his fantastic win yesterday, Saxo Bank-Sunguard’s Nick Nuyens joined the upper echelon of contemporary Belgian classics stars, adding the Ronde to a resume that already includes the … Continue reading

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The Sticky Bidon – April 1, 2011

Interesting cycling items from across the Internet, March 28, 2011 Guest blogger: Pavé | The Selection inrng : the muur van geraardsbergen, aka the kapelmuur Washington group says bid to host Giro d’Italia start is postponed, not abandoned Leopard-Trek denies ‘fairing’ allegations; says Schleck used ‘Camelbak’ in TT Seen any cool links we missed? Share … Continue reading

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Questions for the Classics – Hincapie?

As we get set to begin the Spring Classics with tomorrow’s running of the 102nd Milan-San Remo, it’s the perfect time examine some of the important questions facing the major riders and teams during this year’s spring campaign. As each question is posted, feel free to share your opinions, insights, and predictions as comments—your commentary … Continue reading

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Monday Musette – Weekend Wrap-Up

  If Saturday’s Montepaschi Stradebianche is any indicator, we’re in for a treat over the next few weeks. I can’t remember a time in which it seemed as if every possibly spring classic protagonist was on track to be at his best for his preferred event. Milan-San Remo, the cobbled races, the Ardennes—everyone looks as … Continue reading

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2011 Team-By-Team Season Preview: BMC Racing Team

Each year, Pavé previews the upcoming road season with a countdown of the top-20 teams in the sport. Here’s #8. #8 – BMC Racing Team Like many of the teams new to the sport’s upper echelon, BMC underwhelmed in 2010.  That said, while the team’s 2010 results didn’t necessarily indicate it, BMC is building its … Continue reading

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2010 Team-By-Team Season Review: #14

#14(tie) – BMC Racing Team (Preview Ranking: #5) & Cervélo Test Team (Preview Ranking: #2) What We Said (BMC): The new-and-improved BMC Racing Team is the first of two Professional Continental teams in the top-5, proof that a Pro Tour license isn’t the only key to success. Jim Ochowicz must have had quite a bit … Continue reading

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