Tag Archives: Oscar Freire

Amstel Gold Debrief

Here are some thoughts following Sunday’s 47th edition of the Amstel Gold Race: 1. Well, Italy finally won a spring classic after what seemed to be a pretty long drought—it just wasn’t the rider ...

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Weekend Preview: Milan-San Remo

Peter Sagan takes the sprint in stage 4 of Tirreno Adriatico.  It’s hard to imagine, but the spring classics are finally upon us with Saturday’s running of Milan-San Remo, the first monument of ...

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Friday Group Ride #104

We usually have to wait a few weeks to see the sport’s biggest stars take their first scalps of the season—but not this year. Andre Greipel (Tour Down Under), Alejandro Valverde (Tour Down ...

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Friday Group Ride #62

Let me just put out a list of potential Milan-San Remo winners first: Phillipe Gilbert, Thor Hushovd, Mark Cavendish, Tyler Farrar, Heinrich Haussler, JJ Haedo, Peter Sagan, Oscar Freire, ...

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Seasonal

With Worlds upon us, we are fully into the season’s wind down. Riders who peaked for the Spring Classics may have mustered one more burst, or managed their work load with an eye on some of ...

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FGR #20 Wrap

Wow! I've not seen consensus like that in the RKP comments section since...uh...since...ok, I've never seen consensus like that here. To whit: Fabian Cancellara, Jens Voigt, Tomas Voekler, Jens ...

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