Posts Tagged ‘power’

Downland Cycles Spring Sportive

Seriously, I’ve got to do something about my power output. On 3 occasions during the Downland Cycles Spring Sportive on Sunday I was dropped by stronger riders on flat sections of the ride. (more…)

Merckx on the rollers

The Cannibal works on his cadence… Eddy Merckx, for many THE greatest cyclist of all time, is seen here doing the pro cyclist’s equivalent of domestic admin. For me this is a vision of latent power and speed, like a lion padding around his cage. Merckx’s expression is placid, his concentration total, just humming along. Legend.