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PostPosted: Fri Nov 23, 2012 7:05 pm 
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It always puzzles me how some riders, especially pros, manage to keep their toes warm when their other kit seems to suggest quite chilly conditions.
I know there are several inner booties and super-merino-wool socks or whatever, but they have never been sufficient in my case.

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Yeah, I put on full shoe covers well before most of that stuff Wiggo has on. Maybe he misplaced them. :lol:

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Sky want Tiernan-Locke to shed around 9 kilos :shock:

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 23, 2012 8:33 pm 
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It seems as though it's a misquote or something and that's actually the amount he's already lost.


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 23, 2012 9:05 pm 
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He would need to break his collarbone to shed some upper body weight


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 23, 2012 9:23 pm 
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Willier wrote:
Sky want Tiernan-Locke to shed around 9 kilos :shock:

Pre sky he was riding loads around bristol and i saw him quite a few times, short of cutting his arms off i dont know where hes lost 9 kg from!

Also that rear mudguard of wiggos is truly hilarious


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Did anyone catch "Bradley Wiggins - A Year In Yellow" on Sky Atlantic?

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 24, 2012 7:19 am 
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Kastrup wrote:
It always puzzles me how some riders, especially pros, manage to keep their toes warm when their other kit seems to suggest quite chilly conditions.
I know there are several inner booties and super-merino-wool socks or whatever, but they have never been sufficient in my case.


Ziplock plastic sandwich bags over your socks - the small kind that just cover half your foot.. I swear work great. I always had problems with cold toes since I moved from So Cal to Bend Oregon in 2005. When I raced a lot in the 90s I remembered a few of my buddies who traveled to Europe told me they used them so I said "why not" and it worked :lol:


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Assos fuguSpeer socks on Wiggo's feet perhaps?

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Willier wrote:
Sky want Tiernan-Locke to shed around 9 kilos :shock:


Will be a different rider if he loses that much, won't win classics

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Astana will use CAMPAGNOLO EPS groups in 2013


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It maybe the angle of the photo but Wiggo looks like he has put some weight on .


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 24, 2012 12:34 pm 
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artray wrote:
It maybe the angle of the photo but Wiggo looks like he has put some weight on .


Of course he has.

It's winter after all, he would become crazy otherwise.


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Astana will use CAMPAGNOLO EPS groups in 2013

I like that. Wonder if they will use Spesh or Campa cranks.

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