SBS Podcast: Talking about Flanders and Roubaix
Another Thursday, another visit for RIDE‘s editor, Rob Arnold, to the SBS studio to join Phil Gomes, Alex Hinds and Anthony Tan. They sit, put their headphones on, listen to the intro music and then talk, talk, and talk some more. This is a regular component of the comprehensive SBS Cycling Central website (which is scheduled for a make-over very soon) and it allows four guys to discuss a range of topics about the sport of cycling, its personalities, events and more…
Listening is easy. Click the link below, plug your headphones in (or connect your smartphone to a Bluetooth device) and click ‘play’. This week’s instalment is 50 minutes. The topics covered are:
• A review of the Ronde van Vlaanderen
• The crashes – because of neutral spares cars (in Belgium) and poor planning (in Spain)
• A preview of Paris-Roubaix
Other items of discussion emerge – like Tan’s plans to sell his house, Hinds’ penchant for poetic descriptions of the terrain for Paris-Roubaix, how Gomes’ never says anything serious, and Arnold’s hopes for a Hayman win this coming Sunday. Please, click play and let us know what you think.