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Cycling, Tours, Photos
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Jul 18 2013
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Live From Dutch Corner

It's approaching noon. The peloton is about 4 hours away and this place is rocking. Covering the party and the

Jul 16 2013
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The 21 switchbacks of Alpe d'Huez cover over 8 miles gaining almost 3,600 feet of elevation.

Jul 14 2013
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It was a great finish up Mont Ventoux today. How good? Todays was the second among the 10 best times across the 15.65km climb handed in since 2000. Iban Mayo set the overall record in 2004. Marco Pantani set the TdF record in 1994. Mayo tested positive in 2007. Pantani never tested positive though suspicions Read more

Jul 9 2013
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Stage 10 For The Sprinters

This is a zero-spoiler post. For those of you planning to watch stage 10 later today, have nothing to fear. This is

Jul 8 2013
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Very cool use of Google Maps and Street View: Your Tour.

Jul 8 2013
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Goodbye, Pyrenees

Two days in the Pyrenees, and the tour moves to flatter pastures. Where are things:

Jul 5 2013
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1983

It's 1983. The 70th edition of the Tour de France will begin on July 1 with a prologue in Fontenay-sous-Bois. When

Jul 4 2013
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Riding For The Yellow

We are well into week one of the 100th Tour de France. For the first time ever a South African is in the maillot