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The richest athlete of all time did nothing with his wealth and vanished into history

Over the course of his chariot racing career, Gaius Appuleius Diocles won nearly 60,000 lbs of amber. What did he do with it? Who knows It might have gone a little like … this 😛 TAGEND Gaius Appuleius Diocles knew his racket. He didn’t need to win; he really had to survive. Seven laps. Twelve […]

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A look back at a truly bonkers 2020 season

The 2020 season was one of the strangest in the history of professional cycling. Coronavirus inflicted havoc on the racing schedule and changed 2020 into a season unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. But it wasn’t time COVID-1 9 — this was a year full of the chaotic, the unusual, and the downright crazy. So, […]

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The dictator, the oligarch and the UCI president

Cast your subconsciou back to June. Before the hastening season resumed. Before the Tour and Worlds and most of the Classics, when the world was still trying to wrap its head around this pandemic thing. In that lull, when everyone was otherwise preoccupied and not really thinking about cycling, the UCI awarded a authoritarian its […]