“Horner said he was on the form of his life at the Giro, a full five pounds lighter than normal and he even asserted that he hadn’t lost power on the flats. That’s like losing two fingers and saying your handwriting is fine. Neat trick.”—Belgium Knee Warmers
“I then descended down to Grenoble, and I closed that five minute gap back to the leaders on a 15 Kilometer descent. I think that was my best descent ever. I was just flying and it was pouring rain. I was doing 100 Kilometers/hour next to the team car talking. I went by Sean Kelly so fast like they were standing still. That night he actually went to my bike to see if I had something special on it.”—
how do you impress sean kelly on a descent? do 100kph in pouring rain.