Category: Europe 2008

April 17, 2008

Best Boonen/Cavendish Arm Raise Sequence, Ever

Thierry Roge of Reuters captured a great sequence at Scheldeprijs/Grand Prix de l'Escaut. Tom Boonen pulled a Zabel and lost the sprint to Cavendish by celebrating too early, but Boonen got his revenge at the podium ceremony. Champagne and cleats don't mix.

March 10, 2008

Video of Farrar Crash

WARNING: contains language often associated with bike crashes

Some folks managed to capture video of Tyler Farrar's crash at the Paris-Nice prologue (via Slipstream). The ToC was wet and wild, but at least we avoided slip-and-slide time trials. This doesn't rate up there with the fan-captured Brad Huff crash at ToM, but we all feel the pain nevertheless.