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Posts Tagged ‘Mark Cavendish

The Importance of being Fit and Healthy

March 25, 2010

Oscar Freire won a tough Milan – San Remo at the weekend proving again that when he is fit and healthy, he is tough to beat at the end of these longer more selective races. He may not be as prolific as some of his younger sprint rivals, but three MSR wins and three World […]

“Year of the Sprinter”, but get ready for the Classics!

March 4, 2010

For me last weekend’s Belgian semi-classics Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Bruxelles-Kuurne are when the bike racing season really starts to get serious. There are really only two popular sports in Belgium soccer and cycling and if you win on the Flemish cobbles national hero status is awarded automatically! No disrespect to races like the Tour Down […]

Mark Cavendish to Team Sky and will win 2010 UCI Road Cycling Worlds

February 20, 2010

Mark Cavendish will move to Team Sky and win the 2010 UCI Road Cycling World Championship, but not in that order! I had an amusing exchange with a cycling buddy of mine this week that I wanted to share with you. It got me thinking ahead to the Worlds. It started after Chicchi won the […]