Tour de France Newswire (Page 6)

Tour de France Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tour de France. (Page 6)

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  1. Future of Electric Bikes: Forget Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | EETimes

    Is it even possible to cheat in Tour de France with a micro-motor? Can something so heavy and large be concealed? An engaging technology was referenced during MSNBC Sport's coverage of this year's Tour de France: http://www.nbcsports.com/cycling One of the commentators said that motor cycle patrols were using hand-held scanners to detect thermal electric fields emanating from bicycles on the course. Infrared camera guns, developed by the CEA were being used to capture the thermal envelop of each bicycle.

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  2. I can win Tour de France - MeintjesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Iol.co.za

    From the wham-bam whirlwind of Team Dimension Data in the first few weeks to the quiet calm of Louis Meintjes and the work of Daryl Impey, Reinardt Janse van Rensburg and Gary Blem, South Africa finished the 103rd Tour de France on Sunday having well and truly left a mark on La Grand Boucle. Doug Ryder, the team principal of Dimension Data, whose team have had what he described as an "unbelievable" Tour, took the time to heap praise on Meintjes, who left Ryder's team for Lampre-Merida at the end of last year.

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    Monday Jul 25 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Chris Froome rode a wave of hostility to his first two Tour de France wins, but he had an easier time out of the saddle on his way to a third, winning respect if not love from the tough French crowds. The Briton's first two titles were accompanied by tense moments with spectators and questions about cycling's doping past were never far away.

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  4. Froome wins, stirs emotions in speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | NWAonline

    Chris Froome delivered a sobering and emotional message from the Tour de France winner's podium on the Champs-Elysees after the beer and champagne celebrations. Ten days after the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice that killed 84 people, Froome -- a Kenyan-born British rider who often trains on the French Riviera -- reminded everyone what the Tour stands for.

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  5. Chris Froome will take aim at the Olympics after securing Tour de France victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Warrington Guardian

    Chris Froome is hoping the new-look tactics he adopted in claiming his third Tour de France title show he can be a major contender in the Olympic road race. Froome will head to Rio next week after taking part in Sunday's RideLondon event, targeting glory in both the road race and the time trial.

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  6. a Vive la Francea : Froome makes emotional Tour victory speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Pattaya Mail

    After the beer and champagne celebrations, Chris Froome delivered a sobering and emotional message from the Tour de France winner's podium on the Champs-Elysees. Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the podium after winning the 2016 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, Sunday, July 24. Ten days after the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice that killed 84 people, Froome - a Kenyan-born British rider who often trains on the French Riviera - reminded everyone what the Tour stands for.

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  7. Challenging final Tour de France stage for Etixx-QuickStepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Cycling News

    The final procession into Paris for stage 21 of the Tour de France was meant to be a day of celebration for Etixx-QuickStep with Dan Martin in ninth place overall and Marcel Kittel ready to challenge for his third win on the Champs-lyses. While there was no consequence of Dan Martin after suffering a flat tyre on the circuits, a broken pedal then flat tyre for Kittel ruled him out of the sprint which was won by compatriot and rival Andre Greipel for the second year running.

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  8. 2016 Tour de France highlights - GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Cycling News

    ... was the quickest to react after he, Richie Porte and Chris Froome were involved in the moto accident The Tour de France is over for another year with the 2016 edition of the race providing plenty of memorable moments and images from the Mont ...

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  9. Froome first pedals, then runs into Tour historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Iol.co.za

    Briton Chris Froome cemented his status as one of the greatest Tour de France riders when he secured his third title on Sunday after a three-week rocky ride. Germany's Andre Greipel won the 21st and last stage, a 113-km ride from Chantilly ending on the Champs Elysees in Paris.

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  10. Second's out, Round 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Examiner

    IN a race with as many variables and uncontrollables as the Tour de France there are always going to be countless 'what-if's, 'if-only's and 'damn-that-Team-Sky's. Rich pickings: Richie Porte leads his former Sky teammates including eventual champion Chris Froome during the Tour de France.

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  11. Britain's Froome gets his third Tour de France crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | UnionLeader.com

    ... are some of the oldest and leakiest pipes in the state. Defending champion Chris Froome completed his third Tour de France title in four years after safely negotiating his way through Sunday's mostly ceremonial finish on the Champs-Elysees in Paris. ...

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  12. Tour de France: Froome seals great status with third titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Rediff.com

    ... podium. Photograph: Benoit Tessier /Reuters. riton Chris Froome cemented his status as one of the greatest Tour de France riders when he secured his third title on Sunday after a three-week rocky ride. Germany's Andre Greipel won the 21st and last ...

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  13. Running Man Froome rare highlight at stale Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Bangkok Post

    It's been far from a classic Tour de France but the 2016 edition did provide one of the most memorable moments in the race's history. Superior in descent and on the flat, Chris Froome crushed all the rest on the 13th stage time-trial and took his gap out to minutes rather than seconds Just like the 1978 strike, the tears of Richard Virenque when kicked out of the 1998 Tour over the Festina affair, or Lance Armstrong going off road on a dangerous mountain descent yet remaining upright, this year's race provided an image that will endure for years.

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  14. Froome pays tribute to Team Sky after completing third Tour de France victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Cycling News

    It was a novelty in 2005, when Lance Armstrong took the microphone on the Champs-lyses after winning the Tour de France , telling the multitudes that he was sorry they couldn't dream big, but in recent years, the victory speech has simply become a part of protocol on the final stage of the race. Chris Froome made his third such speech on Sunday after landing his third Tour de France win in four years.

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  15. Greipel extends record of Tour de France stage victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Cycling News

    When Mark Cavendish decided to exit the Tour de France on the second rest-day he left the door to the Champs Elyses wide open. The Dimension Data rider was the dominant sprinter of this race and in his absence the sprinters who had been feeding off scraps had one final chance to get something out of the race.

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  16. Britons ... a real tour de forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Sunday Herald

    File photo dated 03-07-2016 of Mark Cavendish has announced he has left this year's Tour de France, saying continuing would have a "detrimental effect" on his Olympic Games aspirations. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

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  17. Froome defies bad luck, crashes to win 3rd Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | ABS-CBN News

    On the bike - and off - Chris Froome has been in a class of his own for three weeks at the Tour de France. With rivals unable to attack in the mountains and seemingly content to fight for podium places, only bad luck could have prevented the Kenyan-born British rider from winning cycling's biggest race for the third time in four years.

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  18. Tour de France diary entry 6: It's time to say goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    We tackle the hill like the pros after us will and arrive at the top to the views the pros never see. Today I wrap up our trip of a lifetime to the beauty of France and the excitement of its biggest sporting event the Tour de France.

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  19. Tour de France | Froome rolls into Paris, wins third titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... during the offseason. PARIS - Sharing beer and champagne with teammates, Chris Froome celebrated his third Tour de France title in four years on Sunday. The Kenyan-born British rider finished safely at the back of the main pack in the final stage, ...

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  20. Tour de France in the bag, Chris Froome switches focus to Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | South China Morning Post

    No sooner had Chris Froome wrapped up a third Tour de France after three weeks on the road covering 3,500 kilometres, than his thoughts turned to Olympic gold. Four years ago, when Froome was a super-domestique at Team Sky, his team leader Bradley Wiggins followed up Tour glory with Olympic success.

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