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Monday Musette – Cross, Cobbles, & Coaching

Here’s this week’s Monday Musette: 1. This weekend’s World Cyclocross Championships have come and gone, and while I’ll leave the bulk of the commentary to Mattio, I do have two comments. First of all, winless this weekend, Belgium has been shut out at Worlds for the second-consecutive year.  Pre-race favorite Niels Albert was nowhere to … Continue reading

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The Sticky Bidon – Dec 23, 2010

Well, it wouldn’t be MY first choice, but I guess its better that retirement… Interesting and/or amusing cycling items from across the Internet, December 23, 2010 Snow Motion Bruyneel concedes 2011 RadioShack team won’t be Tour favourites, but will be motivated to succeed Extra climbs and cobbles added to 2011 Tour of Flanders and Omloop … Continue reading

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Monday Musette – Omloop Het Nieuwsblad Edition

Photo by Van Wichelen. In hindsight, going to NAHBS on the weekend of Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne might have been a bad idea as it prevented me from providing you the most up-to-date commentary on the weekend’s action. That said, last week was probably to most popular and well-read week in Pavé’s 1-year history—for that, … Continue reading

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Quick Step’s Omloop Training Ride – Photo Essay

To tide you over until our Belgian Opening Weekend Preview, here’s a terrific set of photos from Quick Step’s pre-race training ride help earlier in the week.  All photos by Tim Van Wichelen–for more terrific imgaes from Tim and his colleagues, head to Cyclingview. Bikes prepped… …and cars packed. Time to hit the road! Devolder … Continue reading

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