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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.

US Hero Eric Heiden Gets PEZ’d!

Interview: Olympic medalist and record setting ice-skater turned professional cyclist - Eric Heiden was a US hero that burst on the cycling scene with the iconic 7-Eleven team. Ed Hood caught-up with Eric at his home in Utah to hear all about his move from ice to tarmac and all his successes.

Steve Cummings Says Goodbye to the Peloton

Rider Interview: It seems like Steve Cummings has been in the pro peloton for ever, but just a couple of weeks ago he announced he would be hanging up his race bike. A bad crash in the Tour of Britain brought a disappointing end to a successful career. Ed Hood caught up with Cummings while recovering and looking forward to the future and back at his years in the saddle.

The End of the Road for Taylor Phinney

Rider Feature: Taylor Phinney has ridden his last race. He was a class act and looked to have a wonderful career ahead of him; Classics, time trials, stage races and track titles were within his grasp, but a horrific crash took that all away. Against all odds, Phinney returned, but was not the same and ended is pro career last Sunday, Ed Hood looks back at the rider and the man.

CCC’s Joey Rosskopf gets PEZ’d!

Rider Interview: Joey Rosskopf is entering his ninth year as a professional cyclist and in a new 'old' team as BMC becomes CCC for the 2019 season. We caught up with the man from Georgia at the CCC presentation and training camp in Spain, just before Christmas 2018.

PEZ Talk: Greg Van Avermaet – CCC in 2019

Rider Interview: It's December and the BMC (soon to be CCC) team is in Spain training for next season, so it must be time to catch up with Belgian Superstar, Greg Van Avermaet. Alastair Hamilton, our man on the Costa Blanca, was at the CCC team launch to hear all about the 2018 season and next year with the new Polish backed team.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Monday!

Dec 03, 2018 - The loss of Paul Sherwen will be felt by many. Burgos-BH suspends its self - Top Story. Cyclocross from Hasselt and Mol - Results and video. Quintana on the Movistar 3, Roompot-Charles presentation, Sagan looking at Yorkshire, cross Stybar, Heulot to Rally, Nokere Koerse, Wanty development, Dunkirk, Landa Giro/Tour, Sky kit, Canyon-DHB, BMC, and sponsor for Contador team.

Photo Special: Good-Bye Simon Gerrans

Photo Special: Simon Gerrans announced that he was hanging up his race wheels after fourteen years in the professional peloton. As tribute to the man from 'Down Under,' Melbourne to be precise, we review his career through the photographers lens and run through his full palmarès with each years high and low points.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Thursday!

Aug 02, 2018 - The Tour de France is behind us, but the cycling World keeps on rolling and we have a very full EUROTRASH Thursday. UCI's Lappartient wants a budget ceiling - Top Story. Results from Wallonie and Getxo, we preview Pologne and San Sebastiàn. Signings and stagieires, Nibali, Tour memories, Craddock raises $195K, Irish champ’s jersey and goodbye Andreas Kappes.