24 Jul '14, 10pm

@Scienceofsport

Many of you have no doubt followed the performance analysis discussion of cycling, which has picked up momentum in the last three years. Let me tell you where my part in this story originates… Top David Walsh – “Use this” In June 2009, I was privileged to spend a few days with journalist David Walsh (he of Armstrong-takedown fame, a man who pursued Armstrong despite being shunned, sued and slated from every direction), here in Cape Town. He gave me his copy of this book (see picture above), loosely translated “Can you win the Tour?”, written by @festinaboy and Frederic Portoleau, which documented the power output of the top riders during the mountain climbs of the Tour de France. David’s words to me then were that this method of performance analysis can be used to help show that Lance Armstrong doped to win 7 Tours de France. The idea was that performances have physiologic...

Full article: http://sportsscientists.com/2014/07/the-2014-tour-perform...

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