Cycling team leaders and their helpers 2014

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Do team leaders always get the same helpers?

Teams per race 2014

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A .HC race is allowed a maximum of 70% World Tour Teams (65% outside of Europe). A .1 race is only allowed 50% of World Tour teams

Number of races of the cycling teams 2014

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Number of races of the cycling teams Astana did not ride the tour of Beijing because they were punished by the MPCC because of too many doping incidents in a short period. Team Novo Nordisk is the only Pro Continental team not riding a World Tour race.  IAM cycling participated in 17 out of 28   …Continue Reading

Most retweeted cycling tweets 2014 (non-Spanis tweeters)

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Big loss for the TDF today. Recover well @albertocontador & I hope to see you at the Vuelta. — Chris Froome (@chrisfroome) 2014-07-14 16:53:29 Una cosa que me encanta de #LaVuelta, los españoles son increíbles aficionados de este deporte,animando todos los corredores,españoles o no! — Chris Froome (@chrisfroome) 2014-09-07 20:05:52 Wonder no more! This is   …Continue Reading

Most retweeted cycling tweets of 2014

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The most retweeted cycling tweets of 2014 Somehow Spanish language tweets get retweeted much more than other languages. The tweets by Chris Froome also have a latino link Es el ciclismo es la vida, caer y levantarse, gracias a Dios sigo en carrera y a darlo todo @lavuelta @Movistar_Team http://t.co/2iIdCayIOc — NairoQuinCo (@NairoQuinCo) 2014-09-02 19:29:18   …Continue Reading

Popular twitter accounts in the peloton 2014

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What are the twitter interests of the peloton? Velofacts compared the accounts of 514 pro cyclists and the accounts they are following.

Tour de France 2014 twitter accounts

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158 Riders have a twitter account. Only 5 of them haven’t tweetet the last month A list, grouped by team Als available as twitter list and a second twitter list of Tour de France entourage

Asthma and cycling

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Froome was in the news for using an inhaler during the the race. I have been digging through the archive for the words “Asthma” and “Inhaler” in my cycling news archive. @velocast @TourDeJose no TUE required, he has asthma, hence the coughing after exertion #duh #trolls — Michelle Cound (@michellecound) June 9, 2014 @saddleblaze wrote   …Continue Reading

Most social cycling tweeters

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Who are the most social cycling tweeps on twitter? I counted the number of replies in 2014

Pro Cyclists showing their injuries

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Cycling is fun, but not always