The Paris-Roubaix podium in 2002. They’ve all had a wash for the prize presentation but this was the last year it rained properly. It was so long ago Tom Boonen rode for US Postal. And if you think he looks fresh-faced, that’s him after 255km of muddy pavé.
It seemed odd that it never rains for Roubaix… so I went to check out why it’s been dry for a decade: