The PEZ virtual postbag was full of suggestions of team managers/DS's that Ed Hood missed in his recent 'Top Ten' of equipe bosses, so a 'deuxième partie' had to be compiled with eight more. Has he got them all now?
Behind every pro cyclists there is a DS, who at one time was also the team manager. Ed Hood has been thinking about the 'team leaders' and picks his favourite characters behind the team car steering wheel.
One of the quiet gentlemen of the peloton, Marco Pinotti has been a respected pro for a number of years, working in the background as a tireless worker and all-arounder. Back again for the Tour de Georgia, we caught up with him prior to the race.