Posts Tagged ‘Brendan Canty Cyclist’

Tour of San Luis

Hola! Buenos tardes…

The 2.1 Tour of San Luis was a reasonably successful tour for Drapac Professional Cycling Team. We were immediately at a slight disadvantage being the only team starting with five riders instead of the allowed six, and would later lose Tim Roe after he was caught up in a crash on stage 2 and had to abandon the race.

I was involved in a pile up on stage 3, and also another crash on stage 4. At the start of stage 5 it felt like I had been hit by a truck…

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Tour of Utah Highlights

When I kitted up in Drapac colours for stage 1 of Tour of Utah I really didn’t know what to expect. There was no way I was about to start ‘America’s Toughest Stage Race’ next to world professionals of cycling. I couldn’t believe it. I was standing next to Cadel Evans about to race against him. And while watching him sign autographs I thought it would be nice if he could also sign the poster in my room from his 2011 Tour de France win. But it did happen, and I did finish my first UCI 2.1 Tour!

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