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2009 Tour de France Stage 5 photos

Bike World News has some interesting trivia regarding Stage 5 today. For example, Fabian Cancellara broke the record for most days spent in yellow by a Swiss rider. Read more at Bike World News. All photos used with permission / Getty Images. Hover over images for full attribution and captions. Frenchman Thomas Voeckler of Bbox read more »

10 bike stories of 2010

Here are my thoughts on some of the big bicycle stories of 2010.

Mancebo to captain new American pro team

RealCyclist.com announced that Spanish professional Francisco Mancebo will captain their new U.S. Continental squad for the 2011 racing season.

Jens Voigt

There’s been a lot of talk of Jens Voigt’s crash today during Stage 16 of the Tour de France. He took a really nasty spill during a high speed descent and hit the ground at 40+ mph. I’m not posting some of the more gruesome photos that are available (you can find them elsewhere if read more »

TdF Stage 12: Magnificent Seven

A seven man breakaway led off for most of the day during today’s stage of the 2009 Tour de France from Tonnerre to Vittel. No big shakeups occurred today, but the Tour de France should get interesting tomorrow as the race goes into the big mountain stages. Spoilers below…. Bicycle.net: Soerenson wins. CN: Sorenson speeds read more »

Partial feeds and advertising

The Freakonomics blogs offers a partial feed, meaning the RSS feed only shows a portion of the blog post so you must click on the link to read the full article. Here’s what I saw on my RSS reader Friday night. You can read what Thomas Voeckler said of his Tour de France Stage 6 read more »