Richard Virenque - Quotes

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I symbolized doping... My phone rarely rings. I can count on the fingers of one hand the number of riders who call me. ---->>>

The more the years go by, the more difficult it gets. I'm getting old. ---->>>

Bike riding requires permanent sacrifice. It means training 11 months out of 12 and 110 days of racing, whatever the weather conditions. Early in life, I realised I did not have intellectual potential, so I dedicated myself to cycling. ---->>>

I want to be remembered going off the front, not the other way. After winning my seventh king-of-the-mountains title and winning a stage on Bastille Day, I asked myself, 'What more can I do in cycling?' I want to go out at the top. ---->>>

In the second part of my life, away from cycling, I hope I will be able to benefit fully from my family and children in the same way that cycling gave me such joy. ---->>>

He's dangerous, he's beautiful, and he loves the heat, like me - that's why I had a scorpion tattooed on my leg in 1999 after my fifth jersey. ---->>>

It was important to score points today and I went for them with my guts. ---->>>

My first was in 1994 and it's ten years ago already. It's been ten years and I'm still around. I won a stage again, like I did last year and the year before. ---->>>


Nationality: Moroccan
Born: 11-19, 1969
Occupation: Athlete