The pressure is on at Holland's biggest cycling event, the Amstel Gold Race. Tough local hero Michael Boogerd seeks revenge on the roads of Limburg after suffering a defeat six months earlier at the world championships due to a flat. Also out for blood is the American, Lance Armstrong, here seen hoping to avenge his unbelievable 4th place finish at the world championships. Both hope to add the prestigious Amstel Gold title to their roster of wins. Look on with an estimated 35000 fans as these two rival battle it out in a nail-biting, two-up, Dutch-Yankee sprint finale decides the spring season's final World Cup classic by just centimeters. 100 min.
Maastricht - Valkenburg
This year's 48th edition of The Amstel Gold Race will cover a distance 251 km during about six hours in the saddle. The fireld will contain former Amstel Gold Race winners like defending champion Enrico Gasparotto (Astana) ... Read More »
on the company's overhead projector. Pretty good stuff, perks of not being able to enjoy the outdoors is you get to watch this during lunch break
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Day before the UCI pro race, race organizers open the course for an Amateur ride. You can ride all or part of the course at different starting points. 12,000 slots are available and usually sell out in hours. Registration opened tonight at 8:00 PM and the website has been crashed since. Anyone p ... Read More »
Well I guess that settles it for 2010. Story's from cyclingnews.
No surprise since a) he is tired b) Ardennes classics are the domain of the Schlecks. It may have created friction in the team and Riis knows full well that come July Andy's gonna need all the help he can get.Read More »