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The Incredible Cycling Career and Scandalous Life of Jacques Anquetil


Sex, Lies and Handlebar Tape By Paul Howard (Mainstream Publishing, 2008) Review, History and Commentary by Jeffrey Morseburg The first English language biography of the Tour de France champion Jacques Anquetil has now become available through Amazon, and the book … Continue reading

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The Lost World of French Professional Cycling in the 1950s


Tomorrow We Ride by Jean Bobet Review by Jeffrey Morseburg American cyclists tend to come from the ranks of the great middle class or even from affluent backgrounds.  Tour de France champion Greg Lemond grew up in the tony Lake … Continue reading

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