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Lance Armstrong found the “legs” to keep his 3rd place

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Summit of Mont Ventoux
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It was up and over Mt. Ventoux in the company of Andy Schleck and Alberto Contador (#1 and yellow jersey). It is one of the toughest climbs and Lance had the legs to stay with riders more than 10 yrs younger than himself. It was an amazing performance as I viewed it on OLN with one hour of uninterrupted TV streaming from the bottom to the top of Mt. Ventoux.

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2009/07/25 at 07:51

The Big Picture on the Tour de France

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Finally they have posted their Tour de France gallery. I have used Skitch to borrow a few images for my blog.

Here’s the front part of the peloton on Stage 6:

And then there is this image of Jens Voigt after a serious tumble off his bike on the race down the Petit Col St-Bernard. Out of the Tour:

And to contrast here is the yellow jersey on the same stage, Alberto Contador!

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2009/07/24 at 11:40