Tag: Rain

Giro d’Italia 2018 Stage 17: meteorological doping

Stage 17 didn’t so much follow a script, as follow several scrips, each one torn up and cast to the winds to be replaced by a new act. Attack followed attack, and break followed break, until the closing stages when everyone decided to settle in for a sprint finish.

Mayday! Mayday!

Around these parts cyclists are ten-a-penny; most of the time we simply blend into the background. Occasionally, however, we end up sticking out like sore thumbs. I’m not talking about those of […]