1. Zanoli’s Impossible Race

    Words: Joe Parkin | Date:

    Richmond, Virginia, 15th May 1992. The Tour DuPont peloton was racing at full speed through the streets towards the finish line. The three-time Tour de France winner Greg LeMond was leading the general classification. The Australian Phil Anderson, who had started the day 20 seconds down on LeMond, was gunning for his third stage win in five days, and the 10-second time bonus that came with it.

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  2. Doppio: Worlds Edition

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    In 1986 it was Moreno Argentin’s bouquet to carry and stripes to take home in Colorado Springs — that was the last time the UCI Road World Championships came to the United States. Charly Mottet took second, and Giuseppe Saronni third. Jeannie Longo won the women’s edition, with American Janelle Parks silver.

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  3. Echoes of Greatness

    Words: Ryan Newill | Photography: Casey B. Gibson | Date:

    On the corner of South 9th and Carey Street in downtown Richmond, two giants of American pro cycling were catching up, straddling their top tubes, still winded from stage 9…

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  4. Viva CrossVegas

    Words: | Photography: Kevin Scott Batchelor | Date:

    The great Las Vegas sporting tradition is of prize fighting. Boxing occupies exalted position in the lore of Vegas, and the faces of fighters stare down from billboards like malevolent…

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  5. How Cross Got Cool

    Words: | Photography: Andy Bokanev | Date:

    There’s a mild absurdity to cyclocross that would seemingly stop it from ever being considered ‘cool.’ It lacks the grandiose scale and grand vistas of road racing, replacing them with…

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