THE SUFFERFEST is this week’s TourChats sponsor! Today’s TourChats are sponsored by Pedal Chic Only women-specific cycling & athletic boutique in the Southeast Follow Pedal Chic on Facebook and Twitter You can ask questions via webcam or text. Your webcam won’t become active unless you choose to ask a question via video. Using your webcam […]
THE SUFFERFEST is this week’s TourChats sponsor! Join Neil and JoE Silva for a rest day video live chat. We are trying out Vokle Beta for tonight’s video live chat. You can ask questions via webcam or text. However, you need Flash and pop-ups to participate, so unfortunately no iPad, no Chrome.
The first nine stages of the Tour de France have been a roller coaster of emotion. Those first stages included American team Garmin-Cervelo win the team time trial which put their rider Thor Hushovd in the yellow jersey. The next day Garmin-Cervelo followed up with Tyler Farrar’s first Tour stage win. While the American squad’s […]
When do we draw the line on when a gladiator of the road is picked back up and returned to the arena? As you know the Tour’s first week has been one of unexpected injuries that have knocked some potential general classification contenders out of the running. But the one incident that has become a […]
We’re knee deep in the Tour de France and as expected the first week is revealing cracks in some teams’ armor. Defending champion* Alberto Contador, through a run of bad luck and/or bad karma, is already 1:30 minutes behind his main rival Andy Schleck of Leopard-Trek. The Spaniard isn’t the only one behind the eight-ball. […]