Another bumper crop of Tour de France tweets – from riders, journalists, fans – it’s a patchwork of passion and weirdness. This week we’ve got stages of note, ArgoLove, OPQSLove, a few #WTFs and two tweets from Oleg Tinkoff. The only two I could include that didn’t have profanity or were written in Russian. Oh, and a big doping story. Continue reading
With Chris off riding a couple of small hills in the Alps, Kathi and Tim mull over the middle week of the 100th Tour, as Saxo-Tinkoff put the wind up Sky, Kittel threatened to take Cav’s sprint crown, Froome spun his crazy cartoon legs on Mont Ventoux and everyone rocked out to AC/DC.
Listen here (apologies for the slightly dodgy audio quality):
Stage 16: Vaison-la-Romaine to Gap, 168km, medium mountain
The boys have had a day to try to block out the horror of Ventoux, have a little lie-in before a training ride, perhaps some Henderson-Hansen hi-jinx for our Twitter entertainment. Now, they’re back in the saddle, clipped in and ready to go. This is what’s in store for them! Continue reading