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Tinkov’s argument, which he is not alone in voicing, presents a kind of false choice.
Sure, it’s easy to argue that mid-season is no time to open a case like this. But let’s try the alternate scenario: the UCI is in possession of material evidence that suggests Astana is tied to doping—tied clearly enough that maybe it shouldn’t be in the sport at all—but waits until the next offseason to act. What would be the reaction when that news got out?”
—Joe Lindsey, Outside Magazine
Please to watch this video on recent bike racing in the Belgium.
By the by, Sporza has published this list of cycling race hashtags, which I’ll be using because they’re Sporza.
BONUS: works for ANY athletic endeavor tossed into the “olympic sports” bin.
(from the latest #TWIB)
A million street/BMX dudes are like “and this is a big deal?” because they’ve never ridden 700c wheels or a bike set up in anything approaching a road/CX racing position.
Oh look I can embed the video in Tumblr so you can stop complaining about it for this week. Of course it doesn’t have Astana news because it broke at like, midnight my time, so you can still complain if you want.