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Eddy Merckx climbing the Alps on his way to winning the 1971 Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré, the Belgian cyclist won the Tour de France five times (1969, 70, 71, 72, 74), the Giro d’Italia five times (1968, 70, 72, 73, 74) and the Vuelta a España once (1973).

Paris-Roubaix | As a Cyclist, the enormous weight of the total exhaustion felt by LeMond at this moment fills my spirit with equal measures of dread and envy.

Tough Going!