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On the cover in 2009: Lance Armstrong is back on the bike and in the spotlight…
RIDE takes a look at why the seven-times Tour de France winner is once again on the radar and examines the history of the sport’s most dominant athlete. BRUCE HILDENBRAND joined Lance Armstrong for a wind tunnel test session shortly after the rider declared his intention to return to cycling.
TOM LANHOVE explains the habits of a growing legion of fans in the curious world of ‘cross’.
The Tour de France route for 2009. What comes after the Monaco time trial?
MATT CONN visits Venice to see the centenary edition of Italy’s Grand Tour unveiled.
JEAN-FRANÇOIS QUENET offers his take on why the stand-out rider of last year was the Giro/Vuelta champion, not the winner of the Tour de France.
TOBY SHINGLETON samples the most expensive bike ever tested in RIDE. Featuring titanium, carbon-fibre and Campagnolo Super Record…
ROB ARNOLD falls for the good looks and grace of the bike used by Lampre. Can he find a way to justify the price?
If the Bianchi 928 Mono-Q was yours would you ride away with it feeling more suave and debonair than ever?
It was good enough for Mark Cavendish but now the TCR is destined for the Dutch Rabobank squad. What can they expect?
PLUS: A Retro Review, 15 pages of the latest and greatest product, tech news and how to get yourself VO2max tested!
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