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    Nation of Flandria: Barredo

    by  • June 5, 2012 • too random

    I saw Hernando’s picture and it reminded me of Carlos Barredo. Carlos Barredo is 4th overall at the Criterium Dauphine.  He beat Tony Martin and Cadel Evans on a flat prologue.  Shocking!  Did he change his training? New hairstyle? Girlfriend or broke up with girlfriend?  Diet or the new orange and blue kit is...

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    Nation of Flandria: Giro d’Italia Femminile 2012

    by  • May 29, 2012 • too random

    Do you like pink?  There’s going to be a lot of pink in this stage race! Just recently, the stages for the Giro d’Italia Femminile 2012 were announced.  Their website is now updated with some new information about the upcoming mega Italian race.  Just like the Giro for the men, there’s a lot of climbing...

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    Nation of Flandria: Vacansoleil

    by  • May 28, 2012 • too random

    So, what is the big deal about Vacansoleil? First of all, Vacansoleil is a Flemish team.  Oh, no…they are actually a Dutch team but have a few Belgian riders in the team.  If you ever watch a few Euro races it is most likely that there will be a Vacansoleil guy in the break....

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    Nation of Flandria: Pre-Race Interview

    by  • May 26, 2012 • too random

    Are you ready for Memorial weekend racing? Mt. Hamilton Classics Road Race Road Race  is this Sunday!  The course is a 63 miles road race with about a total of 6000 feet elevation gain.  This is not an easy course but very well loved by all.  Racers start at 8:00 am and on.  Definitely an...

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    Nation of Flandria: Morning Madness

    by  • May 25, 2012 • too random

    Bike race heaven this morning! Today’s stage was all about avoiding those “furnitures” on the road and that includes spectators.  Belgium have a lot of those.  It’s always nerving to watch the last 4 km with narrow roads and all the sprinters pretty much do at that time is go full gas. So what...

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