Eddy Merckx Cycles reports multi-million euro loss in 2016
Eddy Merckx Cycles increased its sales but reported a loss of income, attributing it to less people buying bikes. TAGS: Eddy Merckx · Eddy Merckx Cycles has doubled its sales in the past two years – but has reported a multi-million euro loss for 2016 ...
The day the Tour de France was held on the Plympton bypass
The eventual winner proved to be one of the sport's true legends, Belgium's Eddy Merckx, whose success in 1974 saw him equal Jacques Anquetil's record of five Tour de France victories. Eddy went on to win further titles in 1975, 1976 and 1977.
Belgian Bracket: The Final Four
Help us pick the most Belgian thing/person ever for the Eddy Merckx trophy. (No, Eddy is not in the bracket — he'd just destroy everyone, like he always did.) Your votes decide which Belgian items advance to the final. Scroll down, vote, and share ...
Giro d'Italia legends welcome Hinault to Hall of Fame
Eddy Merckx, Miguel Indurain and Fausto Coppi are history's only other riders to achieve the Giro-Tour double on more than one occasion. "It is an honor to receive my induction into the Giro d'Italia Hall of Fame. The Giro is one of the races I have ...