How The Race Was Won – Milan-Sanremo 2009

Mar 22 2009

My incisive video analysis of yesterday’s race. Apologies for the poor audio, USB mic is in the mail. Ask about any muddled parts in the comments and I will clarify.
[right click - iTunes compatible download]

Also available in a heinous Flash version on popular video-sharing site YouTube, and a marginally better version on Vimeo.

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8 Responses to “How The Race Was Won – Milan-Sanremo 2009”

  1. Colin R March 23, 2009 at 12:34 am #

    I dug this immensely.

    Talk 10% slower next time.

  2. Al March 23, 2009 at 8:47 am #

    Gotta agree with Colin. Awesome content, but could’ve done without the auctioneer-like speed.

  3. ryank March 23, 2009 at 4:34 pm #

    You should offer abridged versions of the TdF – 15 espressos can easily push you to condense 12 hours of DVDs into 10 minutes.

    HE’S BACK BITCHES!

  4. JB March 24, 2009 at 8:15 am #

    Welcome back.

    BTW, you called it when you predicted a decline in quality reporting on Cyclingnews post-acquisition (http://cyclocosm.com/2007/07/what-a-lousy-day/). At the time, I thought you were a little pessimistic but the change has been quite swift and sad.

    • cosmo March 26, 2009 at 6:30 am #

      Yeah…I was trying to follow Dwars door Vlaanderen there the other day. No live coverage despite a widely-broadcast race. And still no RSS feed. And the site is a big fat collection of nested tables.

      CN was awesome when the had Jeff Jones chilling out in Belgium half the year. Not so much these days.

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