Lee's Lowdown: Will we ever wake up from the doping nightmare? Just when we were looking forward a quiet Holiday period, the shadow of Lance has casts itself across the World again and all the old feelings of doubt have returned. Lee Rodgers gets his doping rake out to till the rotten soil... just one more time.
Film Review: Ed Hood loves cycling and going to the cinema. So what better mix than a cycling movie? The new Lance Armstrong film was his choice flick of week-end - here is what he thought of the 'Block Buster'.
The announcement of Ivan Basso's retirement from competition has thrown Lee Rodgers off his original subject of the Giro di Lombardia. As these things go, one thing led to another and he has broadened his horizons for a good rant at all things doping, team management, celebrity, the UCI and that man Armstrong.
We have all heard of Betsy Andreu; whistle blower who wouldn't go against her conscience when she was faced by a mountain of public opinion and power. In the end it has been proved she was right. We hear about her life away from the 'Armstrong Affair' and what her feelings are now towards the Texan.
Jan 29, 2015 - Even with no racing to report on, we have a full bin of EuroTrash. Lance and the police make the Top Story, plus race news from Mallorca, Oman, Qatar, Dubai, Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race, la Vuelta, Tour de France, la Marseillaise and Étoile de Bessèges. Lots of team news, photos, video and some music from Kraftwerk. Coffee anyone?
Nov 21, 2013 - Today’s EuroTrash Thursday is a real mix of news from around the world of Cycling, lots of rider, team and race news to build you up for the weekend. Lance Armstrong has implicated Hein Verbruggen in the 1999 cover up, but are we surprised? Glad to say all the other news looks to the future, plus there is loads of great video, so coffee up and get reading.
July 11, 2013 - With his time trial performance Chris Froome has laid out his stall for this year’s Tour de France win, but it’s a long way to Paris yet and the last week is brutal. We have the results, video and quotes from the Tour, plus lots of other news and videos to get you through the weekend. It’s a Tour EuroTrash Thursday, baby!
It’s not every day Lance Armstrong lines up for the local, Sunday crit in small town USA. Ok, so the Nevada City Classic isn't your typical local Sunday crit, but it sure is a long way from the the opening stage Tour time trial in Monaco. Lance and friends were present and accounted for on Father's Day in Nevada City. The end result? Lance's first win in a long, long while.