The history of Manzana Postobon as a team (in both its 1980s version, and the current one) mirror that of Colombian cycling itself. The team is currently competing in the Vuelta a España, which they knew would be a learning experience for a young and largely inexperienced team. I wrote about the team's history, and a bit about the riders at the Vuelta here. Take a look, and enjoy.
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An unusual amount of Colombia's professional cyclists come from this high plain northeast of Bogota. Why is that? What makes this place to special in regards to cycling? ▶
Jose Beyaert, the first Olympic road champion, lived a life as full and amazing as the place where he chose to live it. ▶