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The Late Laurent Fignon Looks Back


Laurent Fignon: When We Were Young And Carefree By Laurent Fignon (Yellow Jersey Press/Random House/2010) Translated from the French by William Fotheringham Review by Jeffrey Morseburg The late Laurent Fignon rarely gave journalists or their readers what they wanted.  In … Continue reading

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The Great Climbers and the Grand Tours


Uphill Battle: Cycling’s Great Climbers By Owen Mulholland (Velo Press, 2003) Review by Jeffrey Morseburg In bicycle racing, the ability to climb mountains well is a relative thing. Thanks to the miracle of modern technology and the invention of the … Continue reading

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