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Landis Appeal Fails

June 30, 2008

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In an article a friend of mine sent me, I found out this morning that Floyd Landis’ bid to reclaim/retain his 2006 TDF victory has failed. It was Floyd’s last gasp at being recognized as the winner of the Tour, so he’s done. On the upside, the process helped to […]
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Cycling tragedy

June 3, 2008

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Car and drunk driver killed a cyclist during a race near the Mexican border. Here’s a screenshot of the story and the link below the photo. Totally blows. Here’s the whole story.
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Hotels near the Tour de France

June 3, 2008

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Hus left this comment on my TDF07 blog… New already: for the Tour de France 2008 I developed a Google Map in terrain view with all the stages of the Tour de France 2008. See:http://www.hotels-in-france.nl/index.php/Le-Tour-2008.html It gives hotel locations in towns that lie along the 2008 Tour de France route. […]
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Giro complete…here comes the TDF!

June 1, 2008

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With Alberto Contador the 2008 winner of the Giro D’Italia, the next major race on the docket is the Dauphiné Libéré beginning next week in Avignon, France. And, because we’ve just cracked the first day of June, we’ve got a mere month before we find out if Astana will be […]
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What total CRAP!

May 14, 2008

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I’m watching the Giro D’Italia on Versus Television right now and I’m annoyed. You know why? It’s because the entire Giro isn’t available on Versus in the United States unless you toss some money toward Verizon and Versus. They blow. I can’t wait until I find a way to get […]
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Tour Line-up for 2008

May 7, 2008

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The Tour de France team line-up has been announced. According to a post on Bicycling Magazine, the following teams will be taking place in the 2008 Tour de France. Ironically – my domain name 189riders.com is now incorrect as the Tour organizers have cut the field to 180 riders for […]
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