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The Belgian hammer : forging young Americans into professional cyclists

Author: Daniel Lee; George Hincapie
Publisher: Halcottsville, N.Y. : Breakaway Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st ed
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Follows Taylor Phinney, Benjamin King, Daniel Holloway, Lawson Craddock, Tyler Farrar and other legends in the making on the USA Cycling national team living in Belgium, where the young bloods from around the world go to train and test themselves against the best of their generation.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Tyler Farrar; Lawson Craddock; Daniel Holloway; Benjamin King; Taylor Phinney; Daniel Holloway; Benjamin King
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Lee; George Hincapie
ISBN: 9781891369919 1891369911
OCLC Number: 709681062
Description: 208 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Prologue : Easter in Bruges --
Davy Crockett goes to Flanders --
Navigating by steeple --
Grim beauty --
Taylor and Tyler --
Motivated over bicycling --
Izegem house rules --
Cycling's sad side --
Kermis culture --
The curious case of Gregg Germer --
Back in the USA --
Ponytails in the peloton --
Ripping their hearts out --
Out of the vortex --
What it takes --
Sources --
Acknowledgements --
Giving back to bikes.
Responsibility: Daniel Lee ; foreword by George Hincapie.

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Follows Taylor Phinney, Benjamin King, Daniel Holloway, Lawson Craddock, Tyler Farrar and other legends in the making on the USA Cycling national team living in Belgium, where the young bloods from around the world go to train and test themselves against the best of their generation.

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