Tom Simpson

Last night I watched the great BBC documentary on Tom SimpsonThe Story of Tom Simpson. He was truly a talented, unique and genial cyclists of all time until his untimely death on Mont Ventoux during the 1967 Tour de France as a result of amphetamines, heat, alcohol, a stomach complaint and exhaustion.

He wore a cap well.

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  1. #1 by DirtyHarry on August 16, 2010 - 1:05 pm

    “Put me back on my bike”

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