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PEZ History: Norwegian Professional Cycling

Last fall, in a town just outside of Melbourne, Australia, a man most had written off for the road race title amazed many and sprinted home to take the gold medal and rainbow jersey of World Champion. That man was Norwegian rider Thor Hushovd. The first Scandinavian to ever win the title and a well deserved win after what most described as a gruelling race. Thor's achievement was also a fantastic tribute to The Norwegian Cycling Federation who was quite aptly celebrating 100 years since their…