We LOVE it when the break of the day makes it all the way to the line, and the four riders today were brilliant. Surely the victory is due to the tenacity and daring of the break, rather than a mistimed catch by the peloton!
Jean-Christophe Peraud put his Tour de France ambitions back on track by securing a glorious second overall victory in as many years. His blistering attack on the summit finish on the Col de L’Ospedale gave him the stage win and enough bonus seconds to claim the top step of the podium. A strong finishing Thibaut Pinot was second, and a fantastic climb from Fabio Felline was enough to keep third place.
VeloEye Roxanne King made the trip from Michigan to Montreal last week to see our boys in the peloton race around the Canadian city at the GP Cycliste de Montreal. Here are her pictures from the day!