Tour de France Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Cyclist Chris Boardman in Devon for film to reduce road deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Western morning News

    Olympic and Tour de France star Chris Boardman will appear in the first road safety 'public information film' for decades, after filming in Exeter. The world-record holder-turned safety campaigner whipped up a storm of controversy last year when he appeared in a BBC breakfast show video on cycle safety bare headed and in normal clothes.

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  2. Lance Armstrong admits his doping started in 1993Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | New York Daily News

    ... claiming that his attorneys interrupted the July 23 proceeding with too many objections. Armstrong's seven Tour de France titles were invalidated in 2012 and he was banned from professional sports after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency released evidence ...

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  3. Lance Armstrong testifies he used PEDs as far back as 1993Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Sporting News

    Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong testified last month in a pretrial deposition that he first used performance-enhancing drugs as far back as 1993, according to transcripts obtained by USA Today . The U.S. government - which joined a five-year-old lawsuit filed by Armstrong's USPS teammate Floyd Landis - sued Armstrong, 43, under the False Claims Act in 2013, saying he violated his contract with the USPS by using PEDs and cheating to win the Tour de France seven consecutive times.

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  4. Friends put Porte on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Examiner

    RICHIE Porte canvassed plenty of advice before completing his lucrative, high-profile transfer between two of pro cycling's biggest teams. Teejay van Garderen, of Team BMC, and Sky's Chris Froome competing in this year's Tour de France.

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  5. Martin to bypass Vuelta in world's run-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Velonews

    Tony Martin is focused on world championships, and will skip the Vuelta in favor of less taxing races in the run-up to the September event. Photo: Tim De Waele Tony Martin , who is still on the mend after crashing out of the Tour de France, will steer clear of the Vuelta a Espana in his run-up to the world championships next month in Richmond, Virginia.

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  6. Photo Essay: Tour de France, week 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Velonews

    ... road. Photo: Iri Greco Chris Froome rolled into Paris with his Sky team at his side as he claimed his second Tour de France title. Photo: Jim Fryer Set to leave Sky at the end of 2015, Richie Porte went out with a bang as he faithfully rode in ...

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  7. To see Chris Froome abused by spectators in his Tour de France triumph was utterly despicableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Worcester News

    TO see Chris Froome abused by spectators as he marched towards his second Tour de France crown in three years was utterly despicable. The 30-year-old was spat at and had urine thrown over him during the three-week event, which culminated in him riding to his coronation on the Champs-Elysees last Sunday.

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  8. Prominent Cyclist Withdraws from Tour de France After Spine InjuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | PRWeb

    Noted spine surgeon Dr. Gravori discusses Fabian Cancellara's fractured vertebrae which caused him to withdraw from Tour de France according to Cycling Weekly. "Cancellara is lucky that his injuries are in the lower back rather than the neck area, where fractures may have more severe consequences," said Dr. Gravori.

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  9. PEZ Talk: Steve CummingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | PezCycling News

    Steve Cummings has been around on the pro scene for quite a while and every year he adds a win to his palmares and this year it was a big one; stage 14 of the Tour de France. Steve is not the first rider you would think of when you see a summit finish to the parcour, but on that day to Mende he used cunning and perfect timing to outwit the French pair of Pinot and Bardet.

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  10. Yates brothers end first Tour de France on a high noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bury Times

    THE Yates twins will take plenty of positives from their Tour de France experience after the Bury brothers both finished cycling's blue riband event for the first time. Simon, who was withdrawn from his debut race last year on the second rest day, struggled through despite suffering from an illness during the three-week event, eventually powering to an 11th-placed finish in the final climb up Alp D'Huez.

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  11. Welsh rising star aims to shine in Monmouthshire againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | South Wales Argus

    SUCCESS: Scott Davies celebrates his men's under-23 national time trial victory with women's winner Emma Pooley at the Celtic Manor last summer WALES biggest new cycling star will take on one of the nation's biggest races when the Grand Prix of Wales returns to Monmouthshire on Sunday, August 9. Scott Davies has been predicted as a future Tour de France rider to follow in the footsteps of fellow countrymen Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe. And he has the chance to test himself out against some of the best British riders in the Grand Prix of Wales.

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  12. Bradley Wiggins singles out Box Hill as his favourite part of RideLondon-Surrey routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Surrey Advertiser

    The cycling star and knight of the realm returns to the hills of Surrey this weekend to compete in the RideLondon-Surrey Classic race The Prudential RideLondon festival of cycling represents "everything that's great about our sport", according to the 2012 Tour de France champion Sir Bradley Wiggins , who will race in the third RideLondon-Surrey Classic on Sunday . Wiggins made his debut in the 200km professional race last year , when foul weather failed to dampen his enthusiasm for an event that brought back special memories of his London 2012 Olympic time trial victory, the fourth Olympic gold of his career.

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  13. Bahamontes: Valverde should try to win the Tour de France in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Cycling News

    Federico Martn Bahamontes has urged Alejandro Valverde to try to improve on his third place in the 2015 Tour de France and go for the overall win next July. Speaking to Spanish news agency EFE , Bahamontes predicted Valverde "will go for another Tour, because if he's finished third, then it's his obligation to go for second or first."

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  14. RM Sotheby's announces one of the most important Ferrari competition cars of all time for MontereyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Art Daily

    RM Sotheby's has announced the historic 1956 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione 'Tour de France', chassis 0557GT, as the final headline attraction for its flagship Monterey sale, returning to California, August 13-15. An important piece of Ferrari history, this influential berlinetta is the actual car that instituted the 'Tour de France' nomenclature following its overall victory at that race in 1956.

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  15. Nairo Quintana, el escarabajo colombiano repite the Colombian beetle repeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | La Semana del Sur

    ... lo mejor del ciclismo del mundo. Newsroom - La Semana Colombian cyclist Nairo Quintana was runner-up in the Tour de France for the second time on Sunday, as he was in 2013. Quintana was already the only latino to having achieved such a position, and ...

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  16. Wiggins to relive Olympic glory with his developmental team in Prudential RideLondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Cycling News

    Bradley Wiggins will return to the Prudential RideLondon for the second year, this time bringing his own Team WIGGINS to the race and riding in support of his young, talented teammates. The race holds a special place for Wiggins, who claimed Olympic gold in 2012 in the individual time trial after his Tour de France victory, bringing his Olympic tally to four gold medals.

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  17. Tejay van Garderen will not race USA Pro Challenge, opts for Vuelta a Espa a insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | LongmontFYI

    ... stage race, but it was not surprising. Van Garderen, who lives in Aspen part-time, dropped out of the Tour de France's 17th stage June 22 while sitting in third place overall after suffering from exhaustion brought on by a respiratory illness. "It's ...

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  18. Pinot maintains ambitions to win the Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Cycling News

    Thibaut Pinot has promised to continue to target the overall classification at the Tour de France despite his struggling in this year's race. Pinot won the stage to l'Alpe d'Huez with a last-ditched show of pride, saving his Tour de France, but he finished 16th, 38:52 behind winner Chris Froome .

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  19. Aldbourne man ends 2,100 mile cycle challenge with a proposalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    AFTER enduring one of the most testing cycling feats there is, James Maltin ended the three week challenge with romance by proposing to his girlfriend at the Eiffel Tower. Mr Maltin, 39, who divides his time between Albourne and his work in London, is one of ten cyclists who joined former England footballer Geoff Thomas to travel the punishing Tour de France route, cycling each of the 21 stages a day before the professionals.

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  20. Van Garderen to race Vuelta a EspanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Cycling News

    BMC Racing have announced that Tejay van Garderen will race this year's Vuelta a Espaa. The American pulled out of the Tour de France inside the final week due to illness but had been placed third overall at the time.

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