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Dueling opinions: Which is is greater race, the Tour de France or the Giro d'Italia?

Larry says The Giro d'Italia
Padraig says The Tour de France

Les Woodland's book Cycling's World Championships: The Inside Story is available as an audiobook here. For the print and Kindle eBook versions, just click on the Amazon link on the right.

John Neugent

Technology. Is It Good or Bad?
How Bicycle Road Racing Has Changed Since the Early ’70s

Roger Koeijvoets

Ranking of post-war Tours de France wins: An analysis taking into account the changes that have occurred over the past 75 years

Peter Joffre Nye

2018 Bicycling Hall of Fame Inductees
2019 Bicycling Hall of Fame Inductees

Larry Theobald's essays

Dear UCI - It's time to update the bike number plate
Thoughts on La Vuelta 2021

Thoughts on LeTour 2021
Thoughts on LeTour 2020
The Reign of the Kite Men, Cycling's Ultra-Light Riders

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David L. Stanley's essays, opinion, commentary and poetry

Poetry
The Bicycle - A Sonnet

General Commentary
Some days you cry, Some days you laugh
Cycling's Culture of Doping
Cycling's Culture of Doping, An Update
People Shouldn't Die Racing Bikes
The Future of Pro Cycling: It's Economics, Stupid
The Future of Pro Cycling: It's Economics, Stupid, Part 2
Disc Brakes on Road bikes: Tech change and the agony that always comes along

600 Words in Praise of the Fixed Gear

Seasons of the Bike
Part 1: PTWS, Post-Tour Withdrawal Syndrome
Part 2: The Vuelta a España and Fall racing
Part 3: Winter, Cycling's Season Does Not Truly End
Part 4: Spring: The Season Start, Every Race Matters

2022 season
2022 Tour de France preview
Giro d'Italia final summary: Eight Things and a Bonus Memory

Giro d'Italia Rest Day Two
2022 Bike Racing Season Preview

2021 season
My Top Twelve Takeaways from the 2021 Season
David Stanley is On the Road Again
David Stanley becomes Tim Declercq, El Tractor
Giro d'Italia Headline: Tutti Ave Riccardo Minali!

Giro d'Italia. Memo: 2021 Giro d'Italia rest day number one, Topic: rider safety

Concussions: It is time bike racing took them seriously

2020 season
Reflections on the Tour de France
It is Bastille Day

The Roads are Empty; I’ve never been more scared to ride

2019 Tour de France
Week 1: La Course des Nouveaux Visages. The Tour of New Faces
Week 2: Thibaut Pinot, the Raging Frenchman Ascendant
Week 3: Looking Back, 32 Takaways from the 2019 Tour de France

2018 season
David L. Stanley previews the 2018 racing season
Four thoughts on the early season
In Spring, a Cyclist’s Thoughts Turn to the Classics
The Giro d'Italia with One Week to Go
A final look-back at the 2018 Giro d'Italia
A preview of the 2018 Tour de France and a look at the competitors
Sixteen Random Thoughts as We Say Good-bye to Tour de France 2018
Goodbye Paul Sherwen, and Thanks

2017 Tour de France
Luke Rowe-The Bad-ass Lanterne Rouge

2016 Vuelta a España
What can we learn from this?


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