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2019 Emakumeen Bira – Stage 1

It was a little more than a month ago, when I almost froze to death on the moto whilst covering (Liege)-Bastogne-Liege. That was one of the most miserable days I’ve ever experienced on a motorbike. Today was the rather different. It was sunny and the mercury reached 25 degrees, though in my padded jacket, it […]

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Ladies Tour of Norway 2018 Stage 1

After Thursday night’s team time trial it was time for the proper racing to get underway on Friday at the Ladies Tour of Norway. There was so much wind sweeping across the beautiful Norwegian countryside. Upon arriving at the finish town of Mysen it was great to watch the final kilometres on the big screen […]

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Emakumeen Bira 2018 – Stage 1

There are no easy stages at Emakumeen Bira (unless you’re going to take it easy in the TT). After the first hour out and back along the gorge it was up and down all evening to the finish. It was a hard stage to shoot as well as race: Constantly switching from dark to bright […]

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Tour of Chongming Island 2017 – Stage 1

Still a bit jet-lagged and remembering the course from last year, I had pretty low expectations for Stage 1 of the Tour of Chongming Island but I ended up having an awesome day! Nothing much happened in the race, but that was to be expected given the course and the start list including many of the […]

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