Diversions: Drugs and Power at the Tour de France

Great and quant-friendly post up at Sports Scientists mulling the relationship among power output, drug use, and Tour de France climbing rates over the last decade. The conclusion — alongside freakish power output figures over time — is the unsurprising and sad one that performance-enhancing drug usage remain a problem in the world’s greatest cycling race.

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  1. Tour de France via Mobile
  2. Diversions: Haile Gebrselassie
  3. Doing the Tour de France via Google Earth
  4. The Blockbuster Model of Drugs is Dead
  5. linkfest – 02/05/08: Icahn, Contagion, DCA, New Drugs, etc.