Tag Archives: doping

Another one bites the dust…

Just after reading an article about the release of Bradley Wiggins’ blood values during the Tour de France indicating that the peloton might be riding cleaner, I see here that stage winner Mikel Astarloza returned a positive test result for … Continue reading

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Danilo Di Luca…

…welcome to my “Guys That Suck!” list. Copyright © Ted C. MacRae 2009

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Random Thoughts

Wow, has it really been more than a month since I’ve posted? I suppose by now I’ve lost both of my readers, and I’ll have to work extra hard to get them back. Or not. Let’s see, it’s been a … Continue reading

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Lance is bad for cycling

Jim Burrell, the race director of the Amgen Tour of California, has told us that this is the largest crowd ever to witness a stage race in the United States; over 2 million spectators out on the road.–Craig Hummer. Unequivocally, … Continue reading

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Basso looking for beauty

From CyclingNews.com: “During this period, when there was bad news of a rider testing positive, it was something outside, because inside of me I was only looking for the beautiful things – I needed the beautiful things,” confessed Basso. What … Continue reading

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Another one bites the dust

Two more guys added to my “Guys That Suck” list, although I have to admit that I might (just might) be jumping the gun on Frank Schleck. I’ve normally avoided adding names to the list until they actually test positive … Continue reading

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2008 TdF – what’s HOT, what’s NOT

I don’t pretend to have near the insight in professional bike racing as Phil, Paul, and Bobke, but I can’t help making a few observations as the 2008 Tour de France enters its first rest day. In the tradition of … Continue reading

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