Tag Archive for ‘2011 World Championships’


Mark Cavendish On the British Team

“For the world champs it was about getting GB up front…We showed the world we can control the championships; not…

Danish Rock

Danish Rock Heroes: The Numbers

One Drummer, Two Guitarists, One Bass Player, Three Girlfriends and seventeen Laps at the 2011 UCI World Championships in Rudersdal/Copenhagen…

Ben King Cyclist

Lest We Forget, Ben King

“Soon teams started hurling riders off the front upsetting the rhythm. We lifted the pace and lost the Germans. During…

British Team at World Championships

2011 Men’s Elite World Championships

Tenspeed Hero Photo Essay By Luke Hero /

The Dutch and Italian Team congregate before the race

2011 Women’s Elite World Championships

Simply Captioned Photographs from the 2011 Women’s Elite World Championships / The great Marianne Vos Rides to the Start With…

Pierre-Henri Lecuisinier

Lest We Forget: Pierre-Henri Lecuisinier

“It’s a really great day, I’m so happy…” Pierre-Henri Lecuisinier, 2011 Junior World Champion / After one wins the Junior…

Giorgia Bronzini

Bronzini Wins Again

“Giorgia is a fantastic sprinter, she won in a great way. Of course you think back about whether you made…

Mark Cavendish is a World Champion!

Mark Cavendish is a World Champion!

As a sprinter with thirty grand tour stage wins and multiple achievements on the track, Mark Simon Cavendish is widely…

Mark "Honey Badger" Cavendish

Mark “Honey Badger” Cavendish: Irresistibly Magnetic

There is a scene in Nicolas Winding Refn’s Drive where Ryan Gosling’s existential

O'Grady Time Trial 2011 Tour de France

Stuart O’Grady

There is one elderly Paris-Roubaix winner the Heroes believe can win the World Championships: Stuart O’Grady. We would be surprised…

Phillipe Gilbert

Hero or Not Hero? A Pragmatic Approach

The Heroes often speak with a collective voice, yet being of our own independent minds we cannot help but have…