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GP de Plouay

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The final round of the 2014 UCI World Cup! Although after the Open de Suède Vargarda the World Cup's overall classification has been decided in favour of Lizzie Armitstead, this final prize of the world cup will be desired by many.

The parcours features two different loops on the area surrounding Plouay. The first loop is 26.9 km long and is don...


Tour de l'Avenir 2014

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While the Vuelta has a massive GC list of stars and Even Germany has a WT race,  the Youth GC 2015 game players and most Cycling nerds will be keeping an eye on the future, here in France the Tour de l'Avenir.

The Tour de l’Avenir was created in 1961 by Jacques Marchand, editor of the french sport newspaper L’Équipe.

Since 2007, the competition has been entirely
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Velogames Vuelta 2014

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Roll up! Roll up! Roll up!

Challenge the mighty Mellow Velo if you dare!

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Worlds, Ponferrada 2014

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Since 2011, when the event took place in Copenhagen (Denmark), the junior event is again back during the Road Cycling World Championship week. As a result, and as in Valkenb...


Sky, testing, and JTL

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Sky, testing, and JTL



Hope nobody minds a new topic on this but there is an element of the JTL case that has not received much attention, but hopefully will soon.

In addition to the ABP test at Worlds that resulted in a 155 OFF Score JTL also did a Sky internal test in Manchester that resulted in a 127.8. These results raise many questi...


The American Wheelmen

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Wandering the web yesterday evening, and more specifically the Open Library I came across publications by the "American League of Wheelmen", the first American Cycle Touring group, that started in the late 1800's and still survives today to some extent, as the League of American Cyclists. They also acted as the governing body for Cycling in America till the turn of the 20th century.

Throught the late 1800's they were th...


Vuelta 2014 Discussion

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The director of the Vuelta

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The course of 2014 we have practically done. We're putting it together. The situation is complicated for municipalities and found a great ally in the provincial and autonomous communities. Do not think I have many top finishes, but it's what people want.

So simply, they don't have as many...


World Champs: Qualification

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Here we go for another year!

Get your spreadsheets, get your coffee, most importantly get your favourite wall to bang your head on nearby because it's that time of the season again to work out the qualification system of the Worlds. A system so simple and robust it would make the Vogons cry tears of happiness.

Old thread Here

Hopefully we have learnt from last year in ability to Predict-a-UCI.

Work...


Whats new

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Update 4th April
Today we finally launch our new look homepage. The basic structure stays the same but we now can feature our top topics and articles in an easy to view format. Colour coded and categorised by Races, Discussion, News as well as site news, Archive articles and Games. Creating a welcoming homepage to regular visitors as well as new members and guests.

Welcome to the new look Velorooms. While the look may appear drastic at first, the site is largely the same b...


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