The Tour de France is like Christmas in July, so we bring you the gift of cycling videos! This month we have Sagan parking on a car, a cat pretending to be Thor, a confident Andy Schleck, a shirtless Cipo, and Chava’s new birthday bike, just to name a few! Oh … and a small announcement by the Sacred Haunches himself, Fabian Cancellara. Enjoy!! Continue reading
Anyone going to be in Paris over the weekend? Well, half of the VeloVoices team will be: Ant, Kitty and Panache will be at
The Long Hop, 25 rue Frederic Sauton, just off Boulevard Saint-Germain, from 3pm onwards, Saturday 20 July. (And yes! the pub is showing the stage live!)
There is a section reserved for us under the name (cryptically): Simon/Tour de France.
Simon, you ask? That would be the lovely Simon MacMichael, news editor of road.cc, who is co-hosting the party. He’ll be there from 3pm onwards, the pub is showing Saturday’s stage live so come one, come all! Here’s the chance to meet the people behind the avatars!
Stage 18: Gap to Alpe d’Huez, 172.5km, high mountains
I hope you’ve booked the rest of the week off work because the next three mountain stages are going to be unmissable. Today’s stage takes the most iconic climb of the Tour de France and climbs it not once but twice. So it’s not 21 switchbacks, it’s 42 switchbacks – along with the other four climbs of the day. Continue reading