In the words of VeloNews’ Andrew Hood, The Lawson Craddock story is going global.
From the moment of the crash, to the morning after, to hundreds of kilometers of racing later, VeloNews outlines the efforts required by an entire team to help keep Lawson on the road.
The humble, hard-working Texan is rarely in the international media spotlight, but the EF Education First-Drapac rider stepped off the team bus to a gaggle of international media waiting for him at the Tour de France.
“Are you a hero?” asked on French journalist. “Are you superstitious?” asked another, in reference to Craddock’s No. 13 start bib.
Craddock did his best to answer the questions and delivered a few gems like, “I was raised Texas tough.”
Continue reading about the EF Education First – Drapac p/b Cannondale team’s effort on the VeloNews site.