We hear from American rider Christian Vande Velde, who suffered a foul crash on a descent early on within the 2009 Giro d’Italia. Vande Velde struggled with the psychological side of descending in races and Daniel speaks to him about how he labored to beat these fears.
We additionally communicate to Steven Kruijswijk, the Dutchman who arguably may have gained the Giro however for crashing right into a snow wall on a descent within the 2016 Giro.
There’s additionally a reminder of the Tiramisù World Cup and Lionel’s efforts at making the coffee-infused dessert are judged by Felicity Cloake. There’s additionally controversy from the turbo coach in Our Giro.
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