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Spectators In The Way(3 posts)

Spectators In The Way"The Wheel"
Jul 22, 2001 2:56 AM
What's with those annoying fans who jump right in the way as the riders go by. The racers are in agony as it is without wondering if this or that flag-wearing loon is gonna leap out at the wrong moment.
Ever been to Europe??James1
Jul 22, 2001 2:36 PM
Well, as you can tell Europeans are as fanatical if not more fanatical about cycling as Americans are about the WWF or the NFL. They are pretty agressive at times aren't they? Don't forget these stages are close to the border with Spain, and the Spaniards love to get crazy and have a good time.
Try this...Lazy
Jul 23, 2001 6:58 AM
Go to an Italian soccer match. Those nut jobs make the cycling fans look like a convention of narcoleptic librarians.