The 2013 Tour de France continued today with Stage 6 of the epic month-long race. Simon Gerrans started the day in the prized Yellow Jersey, but his teammate Daryl Impey finished today's race ahead of him and will now hold the top spot in the general classifications. We'll see Daryl Impey in yellow tomorrow!The stage win went to Andre Greipel of Lotto Belisol.The results for today were:1 -- Andre Greipel (Ger) Lotto Belisol 3:59:022 -- Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling3 -- Marcel...Read Full Story
Tour de France 2013 Route Map. Source: letour.comThe 100th Tour de France starts tomorrow in Porto Vecchio, on the island of Corsica. The 21 stage race is considered the crown jewel of international cycling and will attract more international media attention than any other cycling event of the year.
Just under 200 racers will start Le Tour on a relatively flat stage along the coast of Corsica. The day's winner will get to wear the prized yellow jersey (French: maillot jaune) - so...Read Full Story
The Tour de France is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. The race (and festivities) kick off this weekend, on June 29th, on the island of Corsica. To spice things up for the big anniversary, Tour organizers have included a particularly difficult set of mountain stages, including a double climb of the famed l'Alpe d'Huez.All 19 teams in the UCI's Pro Teams will enter squads into the world renowned stage race. Three UCI Pro Continental teams, all French-based, will also compete. The...Read Full Story
German sprinter André Greipel took a big victory for Columbia-High Road in the second stage of the Ster Elektotoer in Holland. Greipel sprinted past Danilo Napolitano (of Team Katusha) and Tom Boonen (of Team Quick Step) in the stage that took them from Eindhoven to Sittard-Geleen.Read Full Story
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