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    Womens Flanders race

    So I saw Liz Hatch post on twitter about them not showing the finish of the womens race while the men were just cruising along. Pretty typical post for her complaining about womens racing not getting any coverage. Honestly though, with Marianne Vos in the race, it is completely predictable these days. Why turn TV coverage into the Marianne Vos show? It is amazing how easily she seems to crush her competition.
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    Quote Originally Posted by spookyload View Post
    So I saw Liz Hatch post on twitter about them not showing the finish of the womens race while the men were just cruising along. Pretty typical post for her complaining about womens racing not getting any coverage. Honestly though, with Marianne Vos in the race, it is completely predictable these days. Why turn TV coverage into the Marianne Vos show? It is amazing how easily she seems to crush her competition.
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    I didn't even have to check to see who won the race. She's my favorite cyclist right now.

    It is starting to get a bit silly though. I think it might be time to start letting her race with the boys....
    I like when you get to that point and I don’t know if it’s the endorphins kicking in or what, but you realize you’re so far from where you started, that you’re finally really somewhere else, a completely different place.

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    Well, was it an interesting race to watch?

    The men's boiled down to a long group tempo ride, followed by Fabu's attack. I think it's the course's fault.
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    Quote Originally Posted by spookyload View Post
    So I saw Liz Hatch post on twitter about them not showing the finish of the womens race while the men were just cruising along. Pretty typical post for her complaining about womens racing not getting any coverage. Honestly though, with Marianne Vos in the race, it is completely predictable these days. Why turn TV coverage into the Marianne Vos show? It is amazing how easily she seems to crush her competition.
    And yet thats not how it went down at all the women she was away with were attacking her. The finish was quite exciting.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Creakyknees View Post
    Well, was it an interesting race to watch?

    The men's boiled down to a long group tempo ride, followed by Fabu's attack. I think it's the course's fault.
    how would you know until after the fact? why not show it live instead of showing 75km of the break being kept at a few minutes?
    and if that is too much, sporza has proven several times they can show two groups on the screen at once so why not showing the finish of a race with world class athletes.
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    Men's Flanders parcours is too predictable. You literally only needed to see the last 14 k or so.

    I thought the highlights from the women's race were pretty good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DZfan14 View Post
    You literally only needed to see the last 14 k or so.
    Tom Boonen says different!

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    Kudos to Stijn Devolder who did some massive tempo work keeping the break in check and setting up Spartacus's move to perfection
    Sagan barely had anyone around him (1 Dom) which won't fare well @ Roubaix
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    Quote Originally Posted by atpjunkie View Post
    Kudos to Stijn Devolder who did some massive tempo work keeping the break in check and setting up Spartacus's move to perfection
    Sagan barely had anyone around him (1 Dom) which won't fare well @ Roubaix
    good thing he is not riding roubaix
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    Where can I get the highlight reel for this?
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    Where was Evelyn Stevens?
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    Re: Womens Flanders race

    Quote Originally Posted by foto View Post
    Where can I get the highlight reel for this?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFxi...e_gdata_player

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    Quote Originally Posted by skinewmexico View Post
    Where was Evelyn Stevens?
    Stevens is still injured and won't return til the TOC TT, she won't even get to defend Flèche Wallonne.

    More Info:
    Stevens Making Quick Recovery From Crash | Cyclingnews.com
    Last edited by 32and3cross; 04-03-2013 at 12:47 PM.

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