Keir Plaice →
keirp: It requires all of one’s wits to race at the front of a klassieker. In the thick of the action, the mind enters a state of hyperawareness where senses are heightened and actions become almost automatic. The environment up front is extremely dynamic and even the slightest hesitation, just a moment taken for mental respite, is likely to send one arrears.
“I told the guys, let’s do this old school, like back when we were juniors.” - tommeke on finding his form this spring (from rkp)
velovigorossi is the youtube spot. jimmy engoulvent takes a crafty win. cool helicopter footage.
hoping this dude wins a giro stage or two.