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Belgian Star Ludovic Capelle Gets PEZ’d!

There have been a lot of 'stars of the road' from Belgium, probably the best riders in the World. Ludovic Capelle had a lot of competition, but he still has a fine palmarès. Ed Hood had a chat with the man from Namur.

The Last Belgian Grand Tour Winner: Johan De Muynck

The late 70s and early 80s was a great time for cycling, there were many 'heroes of the road', not just Eddy Merckx, but a load of Belgians and Italians. Johan De Muynck was a classy rider, but he was up against the system that kept the top men... at the top. Ed Hood finds out more.

Star of the 70s: Bob Cary Gets PEZ’d!

The TI Raleigh team of Peter Post was one of the best in the 70s and 80s. Post 'cracked' a group of English riders on the team, they returned home, but Bob Cary stuck it out. Ed Hood had to catch up and find out more.

ANC Mechanic Steve Taylor Gets PEZ’d!

Behind every top rider, there is a team of helpers and one of the tough jobs is the mechanic... especially 30 years ago before air conditioned trucks and half a dozen mechanics per team. Steve Taylor was on the 1987 Tour de France with the ANC team, Ed Hood heard his story.

Catching Up With US Pro Tony Cruz

PEZ first spoke to Tony Cruz when he was still a rider, back in 2006, even one of his bikes has featured in Readers' Rigs. So, it's well past time Ed Hood caught up with the ex pro.

Canada’s Barry Harvey Gets PEZ’d!

Barry Harvey was a Canadian star of the track in the 60s with National and Commonwealth Games medals round his neck and is now the subject of a new book ‘Inside Cycling’ on the shelves soon. Ed Hood spoke to Barry about his racing career and the production of one of the first titanium frames.