I saw this on VeloNews today, I am so pleased that Jens set this record, also that the rules are so much clearer now. Jens Voigt (Trek Factory Racing) set a new hour record at the Velodrome Suisse in Grenchen, Switzerland. He rode 51.115km over the course of an hour Thursday. The 43-year-old German bested…… Continue reading Voigt sets new hour record
From VeloNews COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (VN) — In the end, it really didn’t matter if he’d won or lost. Jens Voigt, the 42-year-old German whose career has spanned two decades, was off the front, alone, battling against the wind, the peloton, and his own inner demons, one last time. In his final race, in what…… Continue reading Jens Voigt Reminds Me Who I Am
JENS VOIGT’S FINAL TOUR STAGE After 340 career Tour de France stages, Jens Voigt updates fans on his future plans—and gives some advice to the next generation of Tour champions.
Originally posted on Bicycling.com I will miss him when he goes, because he gets me out there every year. What do you know? All of my “most definitely, probably not” ideas regarding racing another Tour de France just went out the window this week when news came that, once again, I have been selected…… Continue reading Jens gets selected to start his 17th Tour de France
From Bicycling Magazine The Trek veteran explains why he’s gotten away with less-than-perfect riding aesthetics over the course of his career.