Posts Tagged ‘cycling’

One very brave cyclist and one almost as brave motorcycle cameraman.

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Bradley Wiggins has made public his blood profiles to prove that his performance on the Tour wasn’t enhanced in any way. You can get them here.

Brilliant. I’m no scientist and can’t tell you what they mean but I applaud the transparency.

The Tour de France is a great event that I thoroughly enjoy. This year the emergence of Bradley Wiggins was a real highlight. I urged him up the Ventoux. For me this information release caps a complete performance by the Brit. Well done.

ouch

As the little caption says, “it doesn’t look good”. look carefully and you’ll see that the poor bloke in the Columbia top is going to be sore tomorrow.

I’ve been trying to embed this map for about 30 minutes only to discover that wordpress doesn’t allow iframes. Frustration aside, here’s a really great map of this year’s Tour.  Click on the map above and zoom right in for street views.

And there is a live tracker of some sort here <link> though it seems to be showing a rider in the Atlantic off the coast of Africa at the moment.

Updated: Wired presented this list of online resources <link>. Only 144 followers on Twitter.




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