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Tourtracker booklet

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To show riders with speed < 10kmh (fall, mechanicals of pee break) on the Tour de France live data page Add this “hyperlink” to your bookmarks. Name it “Tourtracker script” or think of a name yourself javascript:$(“.col-md-12″).addClass(“main”),$(“.main”).addClass(“col-md-9″),$(“.main”).removeClass(“col-md-12″),$(“.main”).parent().append(‘<di’+'v class=”col-md-3″ id=”sidebar”>’),timecheck=function(){var s=0;$(“.table-data-row”).each(function(){var t=parseFloat($(this).find(“td:eq(10)”).text());if(t<10){var d=$(this).find(“td:eq(0)”).text(),e=$(this).find(“td:eq(6)”).text(),i=$(this).find(“td:eq(1)”).text(),a=$(this).find(“td:eq(9)”).text();$(“#sidebar”).prepend(‘<di’+'v class=”rider”‘+i+”>”+d+” “+t+”kmh “+e+” “+a+”"),s++}}),console.log(s)},setInterval(timecheck,1500); Go to https://livetracking.letour.fr/#/livedata Click on your new bookmark once.   …Continue Reading


Sprinters strava files

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Andre Greipel posted his Tour de France sprint wins to Strava. That made me curious if the were more sprinters strava files. A list of top 5 sprints (Links to strava)


Head-to-head time trial results of the Vuelta 2015 contenders

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Head-to-head results. The time difference is in the table below, as well as the speeds of the 2 competitors. There is also the difference calculated if the time trial had been as long as the Vuelta time trial (38.7 km)


Counting Sponsor Names in internet news articles

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Velofacts counted the number of occurrences of sponsor names in internet news articles. A total of 234k articles were collected from 181 cycling news sources. Sometimes only the title is collected, sometimes the full article. But mostly the title and the first alinea is collected. Sources are cycling news websites from all over the world   …Continue Reading


Number of online cycling news items grouped by period 2014

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What countries are the most interested in cylcing during which period? Grouping the number of news items by country and period


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. ┬áIAM cycling participated in 17 out of 28   …Continue Reading


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. @saddleblaze wrote a piece about it


Pro Cyclists showing their injuries

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Cycling is fun, but not always


Average number of finishers in 2013

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The average number of finishers of the World Tour Teams in 2013


Second places behind Danilo di Luca

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Danilo di Luca confessed today he doped since his amateur days. A list of his wins and second places behind him