20 July 2011

Watching the Tour de France - Stage 17

Watch it Live!

Live link online to watch Stage 17 (in the morning) Tour de France on Eurosport (x out both ads, no need to download). Watching the time gaps Gaps on LeTour website and live report CyclingNews live reports.

A good honest interview (by Bicycling.com): Tom Danielson Interview Post Stage 17. Great race today, exciting finish: Stage 17 descent and finish (video 03:10 English) — nbcsports

While you watch the stage, let's review a previous post by PedalDancer.com titled The best climbs in Europe in the 2011 Grand Tours. Two big days of climbing are ahead of us, and some of the best cycling climbs in Europe are included on Stage 18 and 19 of the Tour de France.
The top 30 climbs by ThomsonBikeTours.com
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What a stage today! Through the mountain valleys over a mountain, down a long descent and into Italy.