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Melhores frases e citações sobre ciclismo

Na melhor semana de ciclismo do ano, ontem Tour de Flandres e Paris Roubaix domingo que vem, achei legal enumerar algumas das melhores frases que já li e ouvi sobre ciclismo através dos anos . Para quem precisar, usar o Google Tradutor, pois se traduzir tudo perde um pouco a graça..

“Cycling is like church. Many attend, but few understand.” – Jim Burlant

“The bicycle has a soul. If you succeed to love it, it will give you emotions that you will never forget.” ~Mario Cipollini

“I’m a pretty complete rider – I go slow on every type of terrain” – Matteo Bono

‘I won today, Coppi was second. Koblet doesn’t count, I’m the first human’. – Raphael Geminiani

reporter: “Are you disappointed to have finished second today?” Koblet: “Yes, it was my dream to finish second behind Coppi”.

“Crows fly in flocks, The Eagle soars alone”. – Jens Voigt

“If you brake, you don’t win.” — Mario Cipollini

Reporter: “Is it Dzungels or Jüngels?” Pat Lefevre(DS Q-Step): “I just say Bob”

“I was dead-last. Think I cheated and cut 10 km from the route, but I was still last.” – Valgren, sobre sua 1a Amstel Gold Race

“You’d see him there, attacking, with that smile on his face, and you couldn’t tell whether he was tired, faking it, or laughing at you.” – Claudio Chiappucci falando de Miguel Indurain

Paris Roubaix 1985, de Rooy: “It’s a pile of ****, this race, it’s a whole pile of **** … you’re working like an animal, you don’t have the time to piss and you wet your pants … you’re riding in mud like this and you’re slipping and … it’s a pile of ****, you must clean yourself otherwise you will go mad …”
Reporter: “Willl you ever ride it again?”
de Rooy, sem hesitar 1seg: “Sure, it’s the most beautiful race in the world!”

“Climbers suffer riding up mountains just as much as everyone else, we just suffer at a higher speed” – Robert Millar

“I won! I won! I don’t have to go to school anymore.” – Eddy Merckx, depois da sua 1a vitória

“When I saw riders with fat asses climbing like aeroplanes, that’s when I knew,” Escalador Columbiano e ídolo do Quintana, Luis “Lucho” Herrera

“Oui, mais pas de femme tous de suite” – Stephen Roche

“Professional cycling is organized crime,” – Floyd Landis

“They rode as if they’d all stolen their bikes.” – Fuglsang

David Millar depois que Hesjedal retomou a Maglia Rosa; “Ryder is The Legend. Things he’ll do to get a helicopter ride off the mountain.”

“It never gets easier, you just get faster”- Greg LeMond

“If you consider my situation: a guy who comes back from arguably, you know, a death sentence, why would I then enter into a sport and dope myself up and risk my life again? That’s crazy. I would never do that. No. No way.” – Lance Armstrong

“Finally, the last thing I’ll say to the people who don’t believe in cycling, the cynics and the skeptics: I’m sorry for you. I’m sorry that you can’t dream big. I’m sorry you don’t believe in miracles.” – Lance Armstrong

Caso tenha alguma boa enviar para meu twitter; @MoynaFernando


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