The advertisement of Greg LeMond’s 1989 Tour de France winner Bottecchia (in Italian). A beautiful and extraordinary bike. During 1980’s and in the beginning of 90’s, the size of the front wheels of the time-trial bikes were 650c, unlike today’s bicycles.
Tyler Hamilton, the ex-teammate of Lance Armstrong during the 1999, 2000 and 2001 Tour de France where Armstrong won the Yellow jersey, has declared that he believes Chris Froome of Team Sky won the 2013 Tour de France riding clean.
Pinarello was the most successful bike supplier of the pro-peloton at the Tour de France 2013. Chris Froome of Team Sky won the yellow jersey, and Nairo Quintana of Movistar team won both polka dot jersey of the KOM (King of the mountains) and white jersey of “the best young rider” classifications on Pinarello Dogma […]
Stage 21 of Tour de France 2013 is a flat sage from Versailles to Paris Champs-Élysées. The length of the course is 133.5 km. The stage will start in the evening and finish in the night.
David Walsh, the famous Irish sports journalist, who the chief sports writer of the British newspaper The Sunday Times, has announced that he is believing that Chris Froome is worthy winner of the Tour de France.
Stage 17 of Tour de France 2013 is a 32 km individual time trial from Embrun to Chorges. There are two category 2 climbs on the course.
Stage 16 of Tour de France is a hilly stage from Vaison-la-Romaine to Gap. The length of the course is 168 km.
Today, Chris Froome probably claimed his first Tour de France victory, despite still six stages to go, including Alpe d’Huez. Lots of people, including me, surely wondering what Paul Kimmage says on this performance.
In the 1967 Tour de France, Tom Simpson, one of the greatest cyclists from Great Britain, has died while climbing Mont Ventoux, the “Giant of Provence”.
Stage 14 of Tour de France is a hilly stage between Saint-Pourçain-sur-Sioule and Lyon. There will be five cat. 4 and two cat 3. climbs over the 191 km route. The sprinter who can survive over them hills will have the best change to win. Probably Sagan?