Rob Arnold

100 from the 100th

To sign off 2013 we look back on the opening days of the 2013 Tour de France. Here is a collection of 100 photos of the 100th edition of Le Tour by Rob Arnold. ...
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Moving ahead while looking back

Prompted by the realisation that it was 15 years ago that the whole concept of RIDE Cycling Review was born, we are delving into the archives and offering a ser...
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Reaction to the ‘Reasoned Decision’

Why ride? At 3.20pm on Saturday 13 October 2012, I posted a quick summary of how I felt. It had been a horrible day of weather in Sydney on Friday. But we wo...
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Matt Lloyd – chat before the crash…

Before his third start in the Tour de France, Matt Lloyd had stated that the eighth stage was one he had earmarked. At 158km long with seven climbs it was d...
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Andy Rihs – Confident at the start

Andy Rihs offers his comments on how the Tour might end... before it begins. His team boasted the defending champion and the amiable Swiss businessman was c...
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Shane Perkins: Recollections of a keirin…

On the day Shane Perkins returned from Apeldoorn, Holland, after winning the keirin world championships in March this year, RIDE spoke with him about the experi...
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Brian Nygaard Q&A

At the beginning of the 2011 season, Rob Arnold sat down with the manager of the recently created Leopard-Trek formation Brian Nygaard. The team was contesting ...