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L’Étape du Tour Mondovélo 2010 – Official Route

It’s official – the 18th edition of l’Étape du Tour Mondovélo will take place on Sunday, July 18th, 2010.  I am so there! The event will take place on the Tour de France Stage 17 route – starting in the … Continue reading

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2009 Tour of Missouri – Stage 7

Okay, so this is really late; what can I say, life gets in the way. I’m a lucky guy – my wife is almost as much into watching pro bike racing as I am. She loves the Tour de France, … Continue reading

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L’Étape du Tour 2010 – rumor update

As I mentioned in my last post, I am planning a return to France next year to ride l’Étape du Tour. I did the 2007 edition (Foix to Loudenvielle) and finished top 500 with a silver medal time – and … Continue reading

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Another one bites the dust…

Just after reading an article about the release of Bradley Wiggins’ blood values during the Tour de France indicating that the peloton might be riding cleaner, I see here that stage winner Mikel Astarloza returned a positive test result for … Continue reading

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Danilo Di Luca…

…welcome to my “Guys That Suck!” list. Copyright © Ted C. MacRae 2009

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Random Thoughts

Wow, has it really been more than a month since I’ve posted? I suppose by now I’ve lost both of my readers, and I’ll have to work extra hard to get them back. Or not. Let’s see, it’s been a … Continue reading

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Lance is bad for cycling

Jim Burrell, the race director of the Amgen Tour of California, has told us that this is the largest crowd ever to witness a stage race in the United States; over 2 million spectators out on the road.–Craig Hummer. Unequivocally, … Continue reading

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