| peloton |
French, literally ‘small ball’ (because of the concentrated grouping of the pack).
• The Peloton is riding as one, chasing down the break hard now with 12k to a level finish for the sprinters.
| racer |
A person who competes in races.
• A team that every top racer wants to ride for.
Europe's No 1 grand tour rider and a superb leader to his team. An intelligent racer with panache.