Why Are Some Dopers Still Loved & Others Hated? | GCN Show Ep. 551

Published on August 1st 2023


Marco Pantani, Eddy Merckx, Lance Armstrong, Bjarne Riisโ€ฆ each was guilty of doping in their career but have left very different legacies. How can it be that Pantani is treated like a god while Lance is demonised? Dan and Si discuss what makes one drugs cheat a hero and another a villain, plus Cycling Shorts, Hack/Bodge and more on this weekโ€™s GCN Show!

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00:00 Intro
00:53 This Week in Cycling
03:35 Doping: Hero or Villain?
11:49 Cycling Shorts
18:32 Hack/Bodge
23:11 Caption Competition
25:34 Comments of the Week
28:53 Coming up on GCN
34:18 Orbea Competition Winner

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