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Tour de Minnesota brings 600 cycles to Owatonna | Community ... - Southernminn.com

Fri Jan 19 2018 10:45am

Tour de Minnesota brings 600 cycles to Owatonna | Community ...
Southernminn.com
OWATONNA — This year the National Multiple Sclerosis Society has chosen Owatonna to be a stop on their Bike MS: Tour De Minnesota route (formally known as Bike MS, TRAM).

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Follow the Tour de France in person, cruise an ancient spice route and more - Chicago Tribune

Fri Jan 19 2018 10:23am

Chicago Tribune

Follow the Tour de France in person, cruise an ancient spice route and more
Chicago Tribune
For serious cycling fans, options abound to witness the action of the Tour de France, the premier professional cycling event that extends over three weeks every July. Typical Tour trips run seven days or so and give hard-core cyclists the opportunity ...

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Quintana welcomes beefed-up Movistar team with Landa - VeloNews

Fri Jan 19 2018 9:50am

VeloNews

Quintana welcomes beefed-up Movistar team with Landa
VeloNews
Nairo Quintana has been asked many times about his feelings on new Movistar signee Mikel Landa. For now, he is embracing him, but that could all change. Photo: Tim De Waele | Getty Images. BUENOS AIRES (VN) — Despite the expected conflicts, Colombian ...

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At least 1100 cyclists to feature Tour de Bintan in Indonesia - Xinhua

Fri Jan 19 2018 6:34am

At least 1100 cyclists to feature Tour de Bintan in Indonesia
Xinhua
JAKARTA, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- More than 1,100 cyclists have confirmed their participation in Tour de Bintan in Indonesia in March, a government official said on Friday. Head of tourism office in Bintan of Kepulauan Riau province Luki Zaiman Prawira said ...

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Korat hosts 'Tour de Farm' cycling races - The Nation

Thu Jan 18 2018 1:10pm

The Nation

Korat hosts 'Tour de Farm' cycling races
The Nation
Farm Chokchai Outdoor Sport will host a cycling event, “Tour de Farm 6”, at Farm Chokchai Farm 3 in Nakhon Ratchasima on Sunday (January 21). There'll be a 63-kilometre “Going Greener” race and a 113-km “Fearless Gentlemen” race, together open to no ...

Categories: Cycling

Luke Rowe: 'I've not ruled out riding the Tour de France' - Cycling ... - Cycling Weekly

Thu Jan 18 2018 9:08am

Cycling Weekly

Luke Rowe: 'I've not ruled out riding the Tour de France' - Cycling ...
Cycling Weekly
Luke Rowe has said riding the Tour de France this year will be one of his goals as he continues his journey back from a serious injury sustained last summer. Rowe broke both his tibia and fibia jumping into shallow water on his brother's stag do last ...

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AFP Photo Journalists Will Deliver Real-Time Coverage of 2018 Tour De France With AVIWEST Transmitter - Broadcasting & Cable

Wed Jan 17 2018 11:03am

AFP Photo Journalists Will Deliver Real-Time Coverage of 2018 Tour De France With AVIWEST Transmitter
Broadcasting & Cable
"For the past two years, AFP and AVIWEST have been working together to adapt the PRO180 video technology to instant professional photo transmission," said Yves Tassel and Karim Menasria, IT managers at AFP. "The first large-scale test was successfully ...

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Watch: Bikepacking to Fly Fish in 'Tour de Tahoe' - GearJunkie

Wed Jan 17 2018 10:46am

GearJunkie

Watch: Bikepacking to Fly Fish in 'Tour de Tahoe'
GearJunkie
“All we wanted to do was catch fish and ride our bikes.” Amen to that! Bikepacking and fly fishing are a match made in heaven. Hop on the bike, roll to a remote stream or lake, and catch some fish. And even if the fish don't cooperate (as in this video ...

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5 Things to do in Cape Coral: Tour de Cape, Betty Fox Band, Pajama Game at Cultural Park Theater - The News-Press

Wed Jan 17 2018 9:44am

The News-Press

5 Things to do in Cape Coral: Tour de Cape, Betty Fox Band, Pajama Game at Cultural Park Theater
The News-Press
THURSDAY, JANUARY 18. Steve Martin and Martin Short — Just across the bridge in Fort Myers, the comedy icons perform in a show that mixes stand-up comedy, musical numbers and stories from their long show-business careers. They'll be joined by the ...

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Could Vandenbergh be Bardet's Tour de France guardian angel? - Cyclingnews.com

Wed Jan 17 2018 9:37am

Cyclingnews.com

Could Vandenbergh be Bardet's Tour de France guardian angel?
Cyclingnews.com
The last time was when I was at Katusha and I did the Tour de France two times. I finished it once. That's been seven years ago now," he told Cyclingnews at the Tour Down Under. Almost two meters in height, Vandenbergh was for five years one of Tom ...

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Chris Froome suited to 2018 Tour de France route, says Luke Rowe - SkySports

Wed Jan 17 2018 9:32am

SkySports

Chris Froome suited to 2018 Tour de France route, says Luke Rowe
SkySports
Chris Froome is ideally suited to this year's Tour de France route as the British rider targets a record-equalling fifth title, says Team Sky team-mate Luke Rowe. The 32-year-old collected his fourth Tour success, and third successive crown, on the ...
Team Sky will 'implode' if Chris Froome gets banned, says Floyd LandisCycling Weekly

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Le Tour de Filipinas postponed due Mayon eruption - Inquirer.net

Tue Jan 16 2018 9:29pm

Inquirer.net

Le Tour de Filipinas postponed due Mayon eruption
Inquirer.net
Le Tour de Filipinas postponed due Mayon eruption. By: Mark Giongco - @inquirerdotnet · INQUIRER.net / 10:29 AM January 17, 2018. Photo by: Tristan Tamayo/Inquirer.net. Putting premium on safety, the ninth installment of the Le Tour de Filipinas has ...
Le Tour de Filipinas 2018 postponedThe Manila Times

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Chris Froome will ignore calls to miss Tour de France - The Times

Tue Jan 16 2018 7:08pm

The Times

Chris Froome will ignore calls to miss Tour de France
The Times
Romain Bardet, his French rival, claims that the sport will be a “laughing stock” if Froome competes in the Tour de France before a verdict, and has questioned whether the Team Sky rider should feature on any start line while this uncertainty hangs ...
Bardet blasts Froome doping inquiry: 'We are a laughing stock'VeloNews
Bardet: I don't see how Chris Froome can race as if nothing is going onCyclingnews.com

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Swiss Museum of Games - Atlas Obscura

Tue Jan 16 2018 2:09pm

Swiss Museum of Games
Atlas Obscura
Built in the 13th century as a defensive fortress, the château of Tour-de-Peilz spent centuries keeping watch on the traffic on the lake. The castle is now preserved as a historical monument, with a stunning view. Since 1987 it has also been home to ...

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In Honor of Eddy Merckx, the 2019 Tour de France Will Start in Brussels - Bicycling

Tue Jan 16 2018 1:48pm

Bicycling

In Honor of Eddy Merckx, the 2019 Tour de France Will Start in Brussels
Bicycling
Eddy Merckx, the Belgian racer and five-time yellow jersey winner, in 1971. Photograph courtesy of ktk17028. The 2019 Tour de France will start with two stages in and around the Belgian capital of Brussels in a tribute to Eddy Merckx, race organizer ...
2019 Tour de France Grand Depart routes revealedCyclingnews.com
BC-CYC--Tour de France-Belgium,1st Ld-WritethruOdessa American
Brussels To Host First Two Stages Of 2019 Tour In Merckx TributeFloBikes

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Bardet blasts Froome doping inquiry: 'We are a laughing stock' - VeloNews

Tue Jan 16 2018 10:35am

CyclingTips

Bardet blasts Froome doping inquiry: 'We are a laughing stock'
VeloNews
Chris Froome (left) and Romain Bardet at the Vuelta a Espana. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com. PARIS (AFP) — Leading French rider Romain Bardet called cycling “a laughing stock” for failing to announce any sanctions against Chris Froome since his ...
Greipel wins at Tour Down Under, Froome's kidney defence: Daily News DigestCyclingTips

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Tour de Francia 2019 largará en Bruselas en honor a Merckx - Houston Chronicle

Tue Jan 16 2018 9:51am

Houston Chronicle

Tour de Francia 2019 largará en Bruselas en honor a Merckx
Houston Chronicle
BRUSELAS (AP) — El arranque del Tour de Francia del 2019 será en Bruselas, en honor del legendario ciclista Eddy Merckx que nació en esa ciudad. Merckx, conocido como “El Caníbal” por su feroz apetito de victoria, ganó el primero de sus cinco Tours en ...

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2019 Tour de France Grand Depart routes revealed - Cyclingnews.com

Tue Jan 16 2018 8:52am

Cyclingnews.com

2019 Tour de France Grand Depart routes revealed
Cyclingnews.com
The Brussels start will mark two major anniversaries: 100 years of the iconic race leader's yellow jersey, and 50 years since Brussels local Eddy Merckx won the first of his five Tour de France titles. Merckx is due to attend the Grand Départ after ...
BC-CYC--Tour de France-Belgium,1st Ld-WritethruOdessa American
Tour de France to pay homage to Belgian great Eddy MerckxRTE.ie
2019 Tour will honor 1st victory of 5-time champion MerckxThe News Tribune
VeloNews -Insidethegames.biz -CyclingTips
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Mikel Landa to miss Giro d'Italia as Movistar eye three-pronged Tour de France challenge - Eurosport.com

Mon Jan 15 2018 3:07pm

The Guardian

Mikel Landa to miss Giro d'Italia as Movistar eye three-pronged Tour de France challenge
Eurosport.com
On the other hand, the Tour de France this year is well-suited to Landa, with very little time trialling, complicated mountain stages and plenty of terrain for opportunistic, unplanned attacks of the kind he relishes. He certainly feels confident: " We ...
Mikel Landa confirms he'll skip the Giro d'Italia as he targets Tour de France glory in 2018Cycling Weekly
Australians prepare for a bumper year starting with Tour Down UnderThe Guardian

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