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    Peloton Dog patentcad's Avatar
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    View from the Giro Peloton

    Classic must-read.

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    excellent read.
    a well writen perspective from the front of the pack.

    micheal's my homeboy. and the only canadian at the giro.

    "There is a momentary panic. Inevitably crashes occur. Tires skid, carbon snaps, and people yell. Narrowly avoiding a crash, we look at the pile on the ground..."
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    Quote Originally Posted by wideAMG View Post
    excellent read.
    a well writen perspective from the front of the pack.

    micheal's my homeboy. and the only canadian at the giro.

    "There is a momentary panic. Inevitably crashes occur. Tires skid, carbon snaps, and people yell. Narrowly avoiding a crash, we look at the pile on the ground..."
    Crashes, yelling, broken carbon? Is he in a cat 5 race? Cause everyone knows only cat 5's crash.

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    I, too, thought it was particularly well written and agree with Pcad that you should all read it.

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    Whenever I read anything by Michael Barry, I think back to a story I heard about his housekeeper in Girona and a Tió log.

    "Who made a big poopy?" Hilarious.

    I guess you had to have been there.
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