Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Lance Armstrong Saddened By Death Of Robin WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | WebProNews

    ... enthusiastic follower of the professional cycling scene and was close friends with pros including five-time Tour de France winner Eddy Merckx and especially Lance Armstrong. It appears Williams became interested in the sport after being inspired by ...

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  2. Twenty teams confirmed for 2014 Tour of BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Cycling News

    ... Race Director Mick Bennett. "Not only do we have a very strong line-up of teams, half of whom raced in the Tour de France, we are confident that they will be bringing their best possible squads, meaning fans can look forward to seeing the world's ...

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  3. A day with Robin WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Examiner.com

    ... the tour by Miss USA Rachel Smith, award winning recording artist Kid Rock, comedian Lewis Black and 7-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong. Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff hosted the 15-stop, 7-country tour thanking the ...

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  4. Vail gears up for pro bike raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Vail Daily News

    ... ever," said Carter of the first year of the Pro Cycling Challenge. "When you go up to Vail, that rivals any Tour de France mountain stage, and I can tell you - those guys love it." This year should be no different. The Vail Valley Foundation ...

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  5. Vande Velde trades bike for micRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Daily Camera

    ... of California that raises funds for physically challenged athletes. He did TV commentary last month at the Tour de France. "The lack of structured training is a nice relief," said Vande Velde, who won the 2012 USA Pro Challenge and will do TV ...

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  6. Jelly Belly Cycling Team calling Keystone home prior to USA Pro ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | The Summit Daily News

    ... due to its title sponsor, and the team's recognizable Jelly Belly RV. Up against pro teams that race in the Tour de France, the team doesn't expect to be in contention for the general classification, Van Haute said, but don't rule it out for a stage ...

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  7. Van Garderen, Danielson, Rogers, Majka headline Pro Challenge GC contendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Velonews

    ... Casey B. Gibson The fourth USA Pro Challenge, held August 18-24, will see some of the biggest stars from the Tour de France lining up for an intense battle across the Rocky Mountains. The altitude, the fans, the spectacular scenery, good roads, and ...

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  8. Austin journalist remembers legendary comedian Robin WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | CultureMap

    ... said Suzanne Halliburton, a sports writer for the Austin American-Statesman. In 2002, she was covering the Tour de France when she spotted Williams in the crowd. "He'd gotten to be friends with Lance [Armstrong] because Robin [Williams] was an avid ...

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  9. Chris Froome targets 2015 Tour de France titleRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Sunday Herald

    Chris Froome is already looking to reclaim the Tour de France yellow jersey in 2015 after his title defence ended with a fractured wrist and hand before the race hit the high mountains.

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  10. Corsica to host new one-day race in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Cycling News

    Corsica is looking to capitalise on the success of last year's Tour de France Grand Dpart with a new one-day race for 2015, according to local website Corse Net Info .

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  11. Vegni hopes Nibali will ride 2015 Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Cycling News

    ... Tre Cime di Lavaredo finish in the Dolomites. This year he opted to miss the Giro d'Italia and focus on the Tour de France , becoming the first Italian winner of the yellow jersey since the late Marco Pantani in 1998. Nairo Quintana (Movistar) won ...

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  12. Will Wiggo be riding to town? Tour of Britain race line-up revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Berkhamsted Today

    ... the sporting event - which is the country's largest cycle race - includes 10 teams who raced in last month's Tour de France. Team Sky is again competing, and their winner last year Sir Bradley Wiggins is in contention to defend his title this ...

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  13. Quintana looking sharp ahead of Vuelta dress rehearsal in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Velonews

    ... between where Quintana is from one year ago. In 2013, he won the Burgos tour following his breakout Tour de France performance in which he won a stage, the mountains and youth classifications, as well as finishing second overall, before returning ...

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  14. Belkin secures Kelderman, Gesink and Kruijswijk for De Lotto projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Cycling News

    ... at the Giro d'Italia and had been linked to Orica-GreenEdge and Team Sky. He hopes to make his debut at the Tour de France in 2015. "I'm super happy to have the opportunity to perform at the highest level for the next two years under a beautiful new ...

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  15. Cavendish back in action at the Tour de l'AinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Cycling News

    ... first competitive outing since he crashed in the sprint finish at Harrogate on the opening day of the Tour de France. The Manxman underwent surgery on July 9 after dislocating his shoulder and damaging ligaments in the incident. Cavendish resumed ...

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  16. Report: Kelderman and Gesink to stay with BelkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Cycling News

    ... ensure the team's future for at least two years. The American Belkin company had announced on the eve of the Tour de France that it would end its team sponsorship after the 2014 season. Riders gave the team management a August 1 deadline on the ...

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  17. Wool from Black Prince's yellow Tour de France jersey to aid African childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Members of Holt Park Active and Leeds City Council members with the yellow jersey before it was fitted to the Black Prince in City Square.

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  18. 5 Reasons The World Of Sports Will Miss Robin WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | CBS Local

    ... learn the passing of Robin Williams. Rest in Peace dear friend. http://t.co/2mGIUntwIY During one of the 2002 Tour De France training sessions, the actor rode with the US Service Postal Team. Sure, many say Lance Armstrong may have won due to ...

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  19. Because You Asked -- Nay, Demanded! It's the Viewers' Guide to the ENECO TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Podium Cafe

    There are seasons within the cycling season, and then there are Seasons. Now, of course, is Dear God I Have to Keep Racing? Season, one marked by giddiness and exhaustion that comes with completing the Tour de France, or ... well, the opposite of those feelings, which comes from not completing the Tour de France while many of your teammates, ... (more)

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  20. Fabio Aru: "Looking at history helps us to avoid mistakes"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Cycling News

    The 2014 Tour de France revealed a bunch of talents under the label of "new generation".

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