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TDF 2008

Bobke’s Daily Call In

I honestly thought today's stage would be closer. If the TT today proved anything, it's the extent that fatigue is able to neutralize your acceleration. On a single day race Cadel would've easily been able to take three minutes out of…
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Bobke’s Daily Call In

I realized today that the good thing about bike racing is that you're usually too tired to talk so you don't have to worry about your freedom of speech. And that's a good thing considering it's not a right that's guaranteed in Europe. Naw,…
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Bobke’;s Daily Call In

There was panic on the streets of London and in the town of St. Eteinne. The French authorities have kindly asked that I return y car which I gladly complied. The reasons are extensive, complicated and absolutely confounding to the…
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Tour Mania: Today, l’Alpe

This is written before the l'Alpe d'Huez stage: This CSC team is putting into this Tour a performance of raw aggression unlike any I've ever seen.Can you imagine being in the Tour, being one of the good riders able to hang with the Yellow…
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