I’m heading to the airport here shortly, so let’s make this quick! This illustration by Wesley Merritt was too good to not post. Merckx was notorious for measuring his saddle height and angle before each race. He even went as far to carry a small measuring tape in his pocket.
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Sit back and check out this series of videos from the 1991 Motorola team, featuring Phil Anderson and other iconic athletes. This is from a documentary on Life of a Pro Cycling Team. It’s worth the watch, even if you just let it play in the background.