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Welcome to the all-new VeloVeritas!

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We’re pleased to be able to present our relaunched site, VeloVeritas.

We’ll be aiming to provide you with truthful, accurateunique and informative articles about the sport we love.

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Ed with Michael Mørkøv and Alex Rasmussen at the Copenhagen Six.

We cover all aspects of cycling by being there, in the mix, from the local “10” mile time trial to the world-famous professional “monuments” – classics like Milan-SanRemo and the Tour of Lombardy, to the World Championships, the winter Six Days and the Grand Tours – the Tour de France, the Giro d’Italia and the Vuelta a España. We attend many local races as well as work on the European professional circuit.

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Martin with Bernard Hinault at the Tour de France.

On our site you’ll find exclusive “behind-the-scenes” Articles, great Interviews with the biggest names in the sport, Diaries that take you with us to the biggest races on the planet, as well as Race Report coverage of our grass roots prospects and local races, Product and Book Reviews, and we’ll be adding tips on various aspects of Training from our contributors.

Of course, we like a good Rant now and again too – who doesn’t? And we also have a number of riders who Blog with us – be sure to check them out.

Enjoy the site, leave a comment on an article if you have a view, and be sure to let us know what you’d like to see on these pages.

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Ed and Martin in Luxembourg for the Tour de France prologue, 1989.

Martin Williamson
Martin is our Editor, Web site Designer and Manager, and concentrates on photography. He's been involved in cycling for over 42 years and has raced for many of them, having a varied career which includes time trials, road and track racing, and triathlons. Martin has been the Scottish 25 Mile TT and 100 Mile TT Champion, the British Points Race League Champion on the track, and was a prolific winner of time trials in his day, particularly hilly ones like the Tour de Trossachs and the Meldons MTT.

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