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Coach Talk: Dan Fleeman

Coach Interview: In these times of 'lockdown' and 'self isolation' it's hard to know what training to do. In his hunt for good advice, Ed Hood contacted ex-pro and coach, Dan Fleeman for some wise words.

Coach Talk: Aldo Sassi

Coach Interview: Aldo Sassi was one of the best coaches at a time when many riders were relying on more than 'pane e acqua'. Sassi wouldn't touch a rider if they 'dabbling', but he did produce stars... and Ivan Basso.

Cycling Magazines Through the Ages!

For many, a weekly or monthly injection of cycle sport was all we could look forward to. Live TV? No chance, maybe a half-hour catch-up of the Tour de France on Saturday. The magazines of the time fashioned our love of the sport, Ed Hood…

Canada’s Jean-Michel Lachance Gets PEZ’d

Rider Interview: You may not have heard of The ‘Gran Premio de la Patagonia’ but it may go down in history as the last UCI bike race of 2020. The winner was 25 year-old Colombian, Jose Tito Hernandez, eighth was Canada’s Jean…

The Life Behind a Big Motor by Ron Webb

Ed Hood has been looking back on the life of the late Ron Webb - One of the most important men in the development of professional track racing and the construction of velodromes all over the World. But Web was also a rider and cut his teeth…