ddraver wrote:...and a shattered leg
Sure. My comment was meant to be more about the folly of overhyping young riders rather than about Phinney himself.
It's not too long ago he was the most marketable cyclist around.
http://www.sportspromedia.com/most-mark ... or_phinney
AndyRAC wrote:As is the recent norm, a pretty poor amount of TT kilometres - the ASO are petrified certain teams/riders will dominate; so put as least in as possible.
andyp wrote:To be fair, given the attempt was sponsored by Ineos, the use of chemical assistance would be good marketing.
TakeTheHighRoad wrote:inseine wrote:I'd missed Cav to Bahrain Merida. Glad he gets a ride
has it been officially announced? Thought it was just assumed because of Ellingworth
Shirley Basso wrote:Isn't a Nike sponsored athlete about to run a marathon in under 2 hours, training outside of the country (kenya, I think)?
Also sponsored by Ineos.