Let me take this opportunity to introduce you to our new partner Mr. Brian Black Hodes (VeloImages). Brian is a seasoned professional with over 30 years experience in sports photography. He is one of the most prestigious cycling photographers of our time. He has served as one of the lead photographers for the Amgen tour of California. He donned photography roles in several world wide cycling events and is recognized as a visionary who influenced the cycling industry. On behalf of everyone, I welcome Brian to Cyclingillustrated.com family and wish him the best in his new role. I am confident that Brian will be an invaluable asset for the excellence we desire to achieve.