The first Monument of the season is behind us, and no one can argue that it wasn't exciting. I can't wait for the Ronde.
When is Oscar Freire going to join the ranks of some of the all time greats? 3 Worlds, 2 M-SR. He may be the best long-race sprinter since Zabel's run in the late 90's. He has a Robbie-like ability to sneak in there, but he seems undaunted my the 250+km courses or tough climbs.
Nice day yesterday, so I took the A-bike out for it's first ride. To quote my brother it's like falling in love again.
Tip: If you use Nokon cables, cut them just long enough, but no so long that the derailleur cables overlap. The aluminum on aluminum makes for a nice rattle.
I now will only drink Chimay when I feel like a beer. Drew's subliminal advertising worked. Reason # 383, why he might be the devil..
2 week wait for the Tour of Flanders is cruel..