Tour de France stage 1: MVDP vs WVA

On Friday July 1st, stage 1 of the 2022 Tour de France, Wout van Aert and Mathieu van der Poel participate in the same (road) race for the 49th time in their career. It will be their 4th clash in an Individual Time Trial. Who has a better ITT-record? And what about an ITT ofContinue reading “Tour de France stage 1: MVDP vs WVA”

Roubaix ’22 – Unique performance?

Will Mathieu van der Poel become the 6th cyclist in history who finishes on the podium of Ronde van Vlaanderen ├índ Paris-Roubaix in two consecutive seasons? After two strange years, the Hell off the North is held in spring again. On Sunday the 17th of April the peloton will conquer the coblles in (probably) dryContinue reading “Roubaix ’22 – Unique performance?”

The Clash: van Aert vs van der Poel in road cycling

On Sunday April 17th, we saw another clash between two of the greatest cyclists of the current generation. Mathieu van der Poel and Wout van Aert faced each other (and 173 others) in the 2022 Paris-Roubaix, It’s time to look at performances (road-cycling) and results in races they both raced in. Stats are covered asContinue reading “The Clash: van Aert vs van der Poel in road cycling”

2021 CSS – Stats on races

2021 has been a cycling season with several impressive performances. The explosion of Mathieu van der Poel in Strade Bianche, the GrandTour-Monument double of Pogacar and the Tour de France trilogy of Wout van Aert. Many stories can be told at an individual level, but what if we take a broader view? What race hadContinue reading “2021 CSS – Stats on races”

2021 CSS-Performances by nationality

2021 has been a cycling season with several impressive performances. The explosion of Mathieu van der Poel in Strade Bianche, the GrandTour-Monument double of Pogacar and the Tour de France trilogy of Wout van Aert. Many stories can be told at an individual level, but what if we take a broader view? Which country hadContinue reading “2021 CSS-Performances by nationality”

2021 CSS – Team performances

2021 has been a cycling season with several impressive performances. The explosion of Mathieu van der Poel in Strade Bianche, the GrandTour-Monument double of Pogacar and the Tour de France trilogy of Wout van Aert. Many stories can be told at an individual level, but what if we take a broader view? Cyclists from whichContinue reading “2021 CSS – Team performances”

2021 CSS – Special performances

2021 has been a cycling season with several impressive performances. The explosion of Mathieu van der Poel in Strade Bianche, the GrandTour-Monument double of Pogacar and the Tour de France trilogy of Wout van Aert. Many stories can be told at an individual level, but what if we take a broader view? Which cyclists wonContinue reading “2021 CSS – Special performances”

2021 CSS – Cyclists performances

2021 has been a cycling season with several impressive performances. The explosion of Mathieu van der Poel in Strade Bianche, the GrandTour-Monument double of Pogacar and the Tour de France trilogy of Wout van Aert. Many stories can be told at an individual level, but what if we take a broader view? Which cyclists wonContinue reading “2021 CSS – Cyclists performances”

Statistics in Wieler Revue – WC 2021

World Championships – Performances and developments In this blog, stats on the World Championships cycling are published. They have been input for the World Championships edition of the Dutch cycling magazine ‘Wieler Revue – editie 7 2021 (purchase here)’, published on September 7th 2021. Results of riders, countries, teams and editions are analysed and theContinue reading “Statistics in Wieler Revue – WC 2021”