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Old 01-26-2013, 04:31 PM   #1
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Team Wiggle!

How could you not love this team name ?
http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/wiggle-honda-womens-pro-cycling-team-launched?ns_campaign=news&ns_mchannel=rss& ns_source=cyclingnews&ns_linkname=0&ns_fee =0


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Old 01-26-2013, 06:50 PM   #2
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Old 01-26-2013, 09:42 PM   #3
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I sent in my resume. Hopefully they need a good massage therapist. Time for me to do some work.
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Old 01-27-2013, 01:55 AM   #4
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I'm all for women's cycling! Hopefully teams like Wiggle and Lululemon-Specialized will showcase just how exciting women's cycling can be and provide strong role models for younger girls.
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I think the toughest part is actually finding coverage of their races. I can usually get some good info from Twitter.
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Old 01-27-2013, 02:18 AM   #6
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steephill.tv, my man.

I love women's cycling, especially women's 'cross. I think that's when you see how tenacious female athletes are; strip away any pretense of being "girly" and watch them battle it out.

What I find mind-blowing is how much less money female cyclists make compared to their male brethen. I do not want to start a gender fight here, but it really is incredible the disparity that is there.

I wish them luck, as much as I like watching the "established" teams like Lampre, Saxo, whateveriterationofHighRoadthereisnow, etc. I like seeing the start-ups like GreenEdge.

I'm guessing the Honda team cars are because of the motor vehicle sponsorship pulling out in the wake of the doping shitstorm?
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Thanks, knee!
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steephill.tv, my man.

I love women's cycling, especially women's 'cross. I think that's when you see how tenacious female athletes are; strip away any pretense of being "girly" and watch them battle it out.

What I find mind-blowing is how much less money female cyclists make compared to their male brethen. I do not want to start a gender fight here, but it really is incredible the disparity that is there.

I wish them luck, as much as I like watching the "established" teams like Lampre, Saxo, whateveriterationofHighRoadthereisnow, etc. I like seeing the start-ups like GreenEdge.

I'm guessing the Honda team cars are because of the motor vehicle sponsorship pulling out in the wake of the doping shitstorm?
I couldn't agree with you more!
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Knee, you've probably already seen this:



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