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Tour de France 2017 power rankings: Riders #6-3 - VeloNews (blog)
The Tour de France kicks off in Dusseldorf, Germany on Saturday, July 1. In the .... With two career stage wins and a confidence-boosting second overall last year, Bardet is putting everything into becoming France's first Tour de France winner since 1985.

Exactly How Some Of The Fittest Athletes On Earth Eat During Competition - Women's Health
I was standing across from Hannah Grant, the first female chef for the Tour De France , as she thinly sliced the tuna I'd watched her catch on a fishing boat in the Mediterranean that morning. She was preparing dinner for the eight riders on Team Orica.

Final-week fireworks: Every second counts as the Tour de France heads to the Alps - CyclingTips
Ned Boulting: what really happens behind-the-scenes at the Tour de France

Robert Millar becomes Philippa York as legendary Tour de France rider completes transition to become a woman -
York, one of Britain's greatest ever cyclists who is best known winning the King of the Mountain prize in the 1984 Tour de France , has been undergoing the gender change since 2000. And the Scot is the first high-profile cyclist to go public with her.

Froome poised to win his 1st Spanish Vuelta title
Under race tradition, the top riders do not challenge each other in the final stage. A four-time Tour de France champion ... Along with the 3-point win from a year ago, the Panthers won 12-0 in 2000. Pittsburgh’s two-game winning streak followed Penn.

Contador impresses Froome with attacks, feels back to form : 'I'm enjoying myself more' - CyclingTips
“In a show of pure courage, Betancur managed to complete the stage ,” said the team, “crossing the line 12 minutes after the winner, before being transferred to the University Hospital of Sagunto. The Colombian underwent there a CT scan and ... Lotto.

Vuelta a Espana heads back to the mountains at La Pandera
Bahrain-Merida and Nibali up their game in Vuelta a Espana's first high mountain stage Nibali: no waiting for Froome after ... Positioning will be crucial, as 1988 Tour de France winner Pedro Delgado observed in his special previews for Spanish television.

Chris Froome set to write more history with La Vuelta victory
Chris Froome did not need victory in La Vuelta to put his name in the history books, but by effectively sealing Spain's grand tour he has opened up a whole new chapter. The four-time Tour de France ... was 12 seconds away from receiving a kick-start.

Inside the Tour de France convoy with Team Katusha-Alpecin - CyclingTips
Six months later Katusha-Alpecin welcomed us into the fold once more, this time at a slightly larger bike race: the Tour de France . CyclingTips' Australian editor Matt de Neef rode along with the team on stage 16 of the 2017 Tour, to see what it's like.

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with plenty to prove. That seems to be the theme of this year's Critérium du Dauphiné, which will pit pretty much every Tour de France GC hopeful against one another in an all-important dress rehearsal for the big event. ... The race kicks off with.

2017 Tour de France: Stage 21 live race updates, blog
Breakaways will start kicking off the ... failed to record a stage win at the Tour de France. Despite his form, the German will find a way to win in Paris ahead of Bouhanni and Matthews. Join The Roar for live coverage from 12:40am (AEST) and don’t.

Froome completes historic double with La Vuelta victory
Froome has become the first man to win the Tour and the Vuelta in the same year since 1978. Photo: PA The four-time Tour de France winner has become ... his career was 12 seconds away from receiving a kick-start when he was a close runner-up in 2011.

2017 Tour de France Stage 1: Tony Martin misses out on German Grand Départ victory - Canadian Cycling Magazine (blog)
Valverde out of Tour de France after stage one crash Times of India.

Can the Tour de France bring short-stage chaos? - VeloNews (blog)
It has become a truism of modern grand tours that short stages bring racing chaos. But that isn't always true. Fomenting chaotic racing requires a meticulous sort of chemistry. Mix everything together wrong and you'll get more fizzle than bang. Sunday.