Cycling

From the Netherlands

July 5, 2008

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In a recent Radio Netherlands’ news report, they said… “The 95th edition of the Tour de France starts in Brest later this afternoon. For the first time since 1967 there is no prologue. The opening stage is a 197.5 kilometre race from Brest to Plumelec. The sprinters are expected to […]
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Another great place for your updates

July 5, 2008

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Bicycling Magazine is working in conjunction with the Boulder Report to give live blog updates throughout the race. From my cursory look, this seems like one of the few sources for info that I’ll be tapping as I follow the tour from thousands of miles away.
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Oh, the last day

July 5, 2008

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Here’s the TV schedule on Versus for the final stage of the 2008 Tour de France.
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Versus TV Listings

July 5, 2008

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Stuck in the United States and need your cycling fix? I’ll be blogging regularly, but there’s also TV to watch. Versus has the entire Tour de France (that’s a total lie – it’s nothing like the great coverage from Eurosport) on TV again this year. Here are a bunch of […]
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Race Map

July 5, 2008

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Just a screen shot of the map. It’s a very similar route to 2004 and hits many of the same towns. This includes Alpe d’Huez, Nimes and more. The only thing missing is a 21st team and Lance Armstrong. Oh, and I was in France just prior to the 2004 […]
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Tour Riders for 2008

July 5, 2008

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Here are the riders in this year’s Tour de France. It begins today, by the way. The list starts with team name and then goes by bib number. The rider’s home country is the abbreviation at the end of his name. Sorry for the jumble. It was cut and pasted […]
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