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PEZ Bookshelf: The Big Climb

Bookshelf: As we all know, Europe is the Promised Land of Cycling and as a professional athlete if you want to make it big you need to make it there. 2019 saw a Colombian, Egan Bernal, victorious, and a fascinating book, “The Big Climb,” recounts the ups and downs of a South American country's love affair with pro racing.

GIRO’21 Stage 18: Bettiol the Best in Stradella

On what was expected to be a sprinter's day, the break was allowed to ride away to contest its own race. After a brave attack from Remi Cavagna, it was Alberto Bettiol who finished solo in Stradella for his first win in Italy. Egan Bernal had no problem holding his overall lead.

GIRO’21 Stage 16: Bernal Stamps His Authority On the Giro

What was going to be a decisive stage was shortened and due to the weather was without live TV. This didn't stop the race leader, Egan Bernal (INEOS Grenadiers), stamping his authority on the Passo Giau and soled to the finish for the stage win and more lead time. Romain Bardet and Damiano Caruso finished second and third at 27 seconds.