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Old 02-22-08, 02:27 PM   #1
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Solvang TT--Stage 5 (Spoilers??)

Rock Racing got their skinsuits and TT bikes in time for today's stage.

Early riders are out in semi-dry conditions, but it looks like the skies might open up again.

This isn't exactly a flat stage--lots of folks standing while going up the hills.

Dave Z ftw!

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Old 02-22-08, 02:32 PM   #2
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i've ridden the course numerous times and suffice to say there are definitely some hilly sections. when my dad first told me the proposed route this year i told him they were nuts if they put in that first climb/descent... you make the first left and then its up up and up before making a very steep descent into a 90 degree right
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They just had Jackson Stewart for an interview in the commentator booth. Nice to hear some insight into his suffering.
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crappy cell phone pic from my dad of boonen warming up

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Holy Crap!

The World's Scrawniest Slovenian caught Bobby Julich...and leads the stage
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your dad seems to be pretty kewl. he's right in boonen's face
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Brajkovic beat Wiggins....Who would of thought that?? 32.05
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Brajkovic beat Wiggins....Who would of thought that?? 32.05
he was tt world u23 champion... but yes, it looks silly.

Cancellara looks STRONG.
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Old 02-22-08, 03:58 PM   #9
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he was tt world u23 champion. .
did not know that. I figured he was a climber only by looking at him
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Cancellara looks very shifty on his saddle... keeps nudging himself backwards.
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your dad seems to be pretty kewl. he's right in boonen's face
hah. i don't know...he is my dad... having an 'all access' pass helps too.
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Interesting that of Cancellara, Dave Z, and David Millar, only Millar has he deep 1080 zipp wheel. Levi is using a climbing wheel??
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Millar is FLYING through the corners and staring at his power numbers more than the road!
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AND HE'S WINNING!
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Interesting that of Cancellara, Dave Z, and David Millar, only Millar has he deep 1080 zipp wheel. Levi is using a climbing wheel??
Levi looks like he's on a Dura Ace or Bontrager 50
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Oh well, so much for Z winning the stage. 2nd so far at 32:01, behind Vandevelde at 31:31.
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I hope millars sticks for 1st or 2nd, but its some stiff competition..
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You HAVE to be kidding me!!!
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Holy ****! EPIC FARKING RIDE!!!!! EPIC EPIC EPIC!!!!!!!
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Levi--30:46??? Yeeowsah!
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