Double US national champ's winning ways capture votes of Cyclingnews readers
The Cyclingnews Female Mountain Biker of the Year contest proved much tighter than the men's. When the numbers were tallied, American Heather Irmiger came out as the winner with 2,489, or 18 percent, of the total vote.
The page, set up two months ago, includes a picture of a cyclist almost being hit by a car door and the lines "No matter how far to the left you are, you're taking up my road" and "My car is hard, and I am not slowing down!".
Yannick Eckmann landed on the podium in Belgium. Eckmann hung on for second place in muddy conditions. Two other Coloradans finished in the top 10. Skyler Trujillo and Jeffrey Bahnson finished 7th and 10th respectively.
Learn how one journalist wanted to learn first hand if and by how much does performance enhanced drugs really help you. This guy takes an 8 month journey into the world of performance drugs like EPO, Steriods, Human Growth Hormones and more.