Vuelta a España 2018 podium composed by Simon Yates, Enric Mas and Miguel Ángel López is the youngest one in a Grand Tour since 1965, being the 21st (out of 278 GT’s) in all history, and the youngest one in a Vuelta since 1936, that is, since 2nd edition. These three riders have an averageContinua llegint “Vuelta 2018: The youngest podium in a GT since 1965”
Arxius d'autor: Javier Gilabert
About life’s new opportunities: David Lozano
(Text en català a continuació / Texto en castellano a continuación) Some days after his stage victory at Tour of Rwanda (2.2), in last August, I had the opportunity to have a coffee with David Lozano (1988) in Terrassa -our hometown- to which, by the way, I thank him for inviting me. Lozano enjoyed aContinua llegint “About life’s new opportunities: David Lozano”
GP de Plouay
(Text en català a continuació / Texto en castellano a continuación) (Based on an article I published in Volata #5) The “Bretagne Classic – Ouest-France” (formerly, “GP de Plouay”) presumes to be the only French race in the top category that is not organized by the giant “Amaury Sport Organization”, an entity that hides even moreContinua llegint “GP de Plouay”
Is Grand Tour quality of accommodations the same for all teams?
(Text en català a continuació / Texto en castellano a continuación) More than three thousand kilometers around a country in 25 days, counting the previous days and the rest days too, require the organizers a hard planning of the accommodations of the 22 teams with their riders, directors and assistants, in addition to those ofContinua llegint “Is Grand Tour quality of accommodations the same for all teams?”