What Happened After the 2001 Tour De France Feature?

In the bumper TdF 2001 preview issue of Cycling Weekly there was an article in the News Section that profiled this web page dedicated to the Great Man Duffield. The response over the next week was huge as Cycling Weekly readers flocked to find out more about their hero. Many people sent in emails which … Read more

David Duffield Facts and Figures

Here are some things we have learnt about David over the years. He was born 20th May 1931. (Send him a birthday card via www.eurosport.com!) He rode a trike very fast. He even held a lot of British Records for trike racing. He enjoys food more than the average person! Every region he goes to he … Read more

The Original Duffieldisms

Some of David’s common sayings include: Duffer’s speak English “Tail end Charlies” Riders struggling at the back of the peloton ” He will be licking his lips” Looking forward in anticipation (to the climbs/sprint /TT etc) “Turn your granny to the wall” The riders will be descending a treacherous Alpine road at over 80 kph. … Read more