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Chris Horner is the BOMB!

Old 07-13-08, 12:33 AM
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Chris Horner is the BOMB!



Chris gave a ride to another rider (during the race!). Check out the full story here.
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Old 07-13-08, 04:20 AM
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just imagine the chain tattoo all over his nice white kit. to Horner.

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Old 07-13-08, 04:55 AM
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didn't believe this until i saw the other pictures. that first picture looks totally photochop'd.
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Old 07-13-08, 09:51 AM
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That explains why Astana wasn't invited to the Tour this year. They were afraid Horner would give Contador a piggyback ride all the way to the top of Alpe d'Huez!
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Old 07-13-08, 11:07 AM
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Amazing show of sportsmanship. ESPN, are you paying attention?
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Old 07-13-08, 11:13 AM
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horner is such a workhorse, and i love how levi is just dominating the field in cascade
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Old 07-13-08, 12:35 PM
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Wow. Classy guy.
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Old 07-13-08, 12:57 PM
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Originally Posted by Jared88 View Post
Wow. Classy guy.
+1. I also want to support his wheel sponsor - those things are strong!
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Old 07-13-08, 02:00 PM
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ethics question 23571113:

would this qualify as an illegal assist?
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Old 07-13-08, 02:21 PM
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Question: Why is Horner riding a Madone 5.2 Pro?
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Old 07-13-08, 02:30 PM
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Chris is the Man.
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What a man!
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Old 07-13-08, 10:18 PM
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Originally Posted by carlfreddy View Post
Question: Why is Horner riding a Madone 5.2 Pro?
The whole team rides 5.2s - supposedly they didn't need anything higher in the range because they already meet the minimum weight reqs. Levi races a 6.5 b/c he also uses an SRM while racing.
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Old 07-16-08, 05:19 PM
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I finally got around to checking the flash drive that I stuck in my pocket. Courtesy of Brian List, my camera operator extraordinaire.

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My friend told me about this when we finished the road race, but I didn't really believe her until I saw her pictures! Awesome!
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Astana essentially traded Horner for Popyvich and some cash.

Who got the better deal?
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