Belgian Bracket: Sweet 16 - VeloNews (blog)
VeloNews (blog)Belgian Bracket: Sweet 16VeloNews (blog)Regardless of whether your March Madness bracket is busted, or you think Gonzaga is a stinky cheese, help us pick the most Belgian thing/person ever for the Eddy Merckx trophy. (No, Eddy is not in the bracket — he'd just destroy everyone, like he ...
Posted on 26 March 2017 | 9:21 pm
Video: Eddy Merckx Cycles factory tour -
VeloNews (blog)Video: Eddy Merckx Cycles factory tourVeloNews (blog)In Belgium, Eddy Merckx is equal parts national icon, sporting champion, and superhero — that's the level of fame that comes from winning 525 pro races, the most in history. Across Europe, the Merckx name brand is synonymous with cycling and victory.
Posted on 24 March 2017 | 6:48 am
The Belgian Bracket: First round - VeloNews
VeloNews (blog)The Belgian Bracket: First roundVeloNews (blog)It's time for you, dear VeloNews readers, to help us pick the most Belgian thing/person ever for the Eddy Merckx trophy. (No, Eddy is not in the bracket — he'd just destroy everyone, like he always did.) Your votes decide which Belgian items advance ...
Posted on 23 March 2017 | 6:06 pm
Woluwe-Saint-Pierre: les enseignants du
RTBFWoluwe-Saint-Pierre: les enseignants du Centre scolaire Eddy ...RTBFEn novembre dernier, la Commune de Woluwe-Saint-Pierre a défrayé la chronique en étant incapable, depuis trois mois de faire payer ses enseignants par la ...and more »
Posted on 20 March 2017 | 8:35 am
La vera rivoluzione del Sessantotto fu Eddy
La vera rivoluzione del Sessantotto fu Eddy Merckx: meno 50 al Giro100Il FoglioAntitetico a quanto accadeva in giro per il mondo. Perché il sovvertimento dell'ordine fu silenzioso e dittatoriale, un dominio totale, cannibalesco, non sportivo. Era il Sessantotto, era maggio e in Italia, al Giro, si iniziò a capire per davvero cos ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 2:26 am
DISTRIBUTION FOCUS: 2pure and Hotlines
In business terms, it has been a strong 12 months, Bowie reveals: “It has been a great year. There has been a fantastic response to Eddy Merckx bikes and POC has now established themselves as a road market player. We feel like we have made the industry ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:08 pm
EUROBIKE’15: The Bikes!
Eddy Merckx, Bianchi, Festka and HiLite. From modern carbon fibre creations to superb retro rigs – everything was on show at Eurobike with Eddy Merckx managing to cover both bases with some interesting new models but also some superb, retro-styled ones ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:24 pm
New Masters World Record for Bale
It’s notoriously hard to get the pacing right, and after his own effort in Mexico in 1972, five-time Tour de France winner Eddy Merckx said it was the “hardest ride I have ever done”. The current world Hour Record holder is Bradley Wiggins who rode ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:01 pm
For Part of the Day, Class Action Lawyer
It is directed by Axel Merckx, the son of Eddy Merckx, a Belgian rider who’s considered the greatest professional cyclist ever. The team will be called Axeon Hagens Berman in 2016. This interview is part of an occasional NLJ summer series about ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:17 am
Tested: Eddy Merckx Mourenx 69 Endurance
The geometry is dialed—somehow the Mourenx manages to feel both quick and racy as well as seated and compliant. When it comes to drivetrains, Shimano Ultegra Di2 offers the most technological performance bang for the buck. And those big, angular tube ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 8:26 pm