Another Monday is here and our news from the world of cycling with it! So, what did you miss?
Sagan is at it again
The world champion finished second to Greg van Avermaet at the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, but it was Sagan who once again made all the headlines. Just watch the video above and you’ll find out why.
— Raymond Kerckhoffs (@raykerckhoffs) February 26, 2017
The one and only Paris-Roubaix
“Paris-Roubaix is a horrible race to ride but the most beautiful one to win,” Sean Kelly said, and our selection of iconic photos seconds that. Check out our most read article from last week in the link below.
Viral video of sexual harassment turns out to be fake
The footage of a female cyclist being sexually abused by a van driver caused quite a stir in the cycling community, naturally followed by a lot of angry comments addressed to drivers in general. But as it later turned out, all the outrage was in vain, as the video was clearly a fake.
“We rigorously vet all content received from third parties to ascertain its credibility, but unfortunately our usual high standards were not met on this video,” admitted Viral Thread, the original publisher of the footage.
Once again it shows that mutual respect between all road users is the best way to go.
Greipel having fun at the Yas Marina F1 circuit
The Lotto-Soudal crew performed one hell of a pit stop!
— Andre Greipel (@AndreGreipel) February 21, 2017