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Cows with Guns – Thanks #trolldj

You know the Aussie tour freaks will go off like a frog in a sock when #trolldj busts out this crowd favourite.

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Gerrans vs Talansky

This is as good a job of the screenies I can manage at 1:45am. Use the cursor keys to go through the sequence.

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Phil and Paul, I Have Some Questions

Where is the safest spot in the peloton? Do the riders get nervous? Paul, did you ever ride professionally? Is there a chance you might lose the Tour de France on any given day, but not win it? Are there … Continue reading

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Some Photos of Stage 5 Pre Race

People are already bitching about 2 cobbled sections being yanked. I think that is a bit rough. have a look at some of these photos of cobbled sections.

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My 3 New Bikes.

Since jumping back on to a bicycle in 2009, I have had three new bikes. The original Merida flat bar hybrid. Bought on the 23 July 2009, got me back into cycling. Sadly, I found it gave me sore wrists … Continue reading

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Can You Be First to Pick Last?

Fantasy leagues, they are like lunatics on a climb at the Giro. Everywhere! I think it is time for something different. Probably not original, but different. Who do you think will pick up the lanterne rouge (last official finisher) at … Continue reading

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New New Bits and Old Old Bits

As most people know, I have had the frame upgraded on my bike a week or two ago. I will put a full review of the warranty process together some time in the next week. Today was time to replace … Continue reading

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#girosnacks goes Pink

Tomorrow night, all those who have been participating in #girosnacks have been thrown a new challenge. To celebrate the pink jersey, #girosnacks is going pink. Post up your photos of pink snacks to twitter with the hashtag of #pinkgirosnacks

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A Night at SBS for the Giro d’Italia

Make yourself comfortable, this is a long one. If you need Ritalin to sit still, an overview of the sea of words below. I thought I would ask Mike Tomalaris if I could do a behind the scenes look at … Continue reading

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Week 2 of #girosnacks

Well, it has been another bumper week of #girosnacks. A big thank you to all those participating and to @cyclingcentral for the support. Here are a few favourites from the past week. Looks like you need a @MamilsAU mug @miketomalaris! … Continue reading

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