Words by Our Man in the Bunch; Illustrations by Simon Scarsbrook
Cycle Sport magazine’s Our Man in the Bunch series ran through the 2012 season, to popular acclaim.
An anonymous professional rider sent us a series of dispatches from the peloton, covering all subjects from money, through media to management and more. We reproduce the series here.
1: Turning professional Cycle Sport April 2012
2: Race programmes Cycle Sport May 2012
3: Planes, trains and automobiles Cycle Sport June 2012
4: Pro cycling myths Cycle Sport July 2012
5: The Tour de France Cycle Sport Summer 2012
6: Money Cycle Sport August 2012
7: The media Cycle Sport October 2012
8: Team managers Cycle Sport November 2012
9: Tactics (i) Cycle Sport December 2012
10: Tactics (ii) Cycle Sport January 2013
11: Personalities Cycle Sport February 2013
12: Stress Cycle Sport March 2013