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How to ride in the Tour de France

Google product manager Dylan Casey raced professionally for five years for the U.S. Postal Service Team. In this one hour “Google Tech Talk,” he talks about the life of a professional cyclist racing in Europe. The video is an hour long so set some time aside to watch this. Via Cozy Beehive. Ron also posted read more »

Grand Départ 2014

The French tricolor flies over the English countryside courtesy of the Royal Air Force Red Arrow aerobatic team. #451725830 / gettyimages.com More photos from Stage 1 of the 2014 Tour de France below, including a possible spoiler or two.

Christian Prudhomme rides a Boris bicycle

Christian Prudhomme, director of the Tour de France, poses with a special edition Tour de France Boris bike. The 101 yellow bicycles represent the 101st Tour de France, which begins July 5 in Leeds, England.

A bike demo, hill sprints, and oh my aching legs

Whatever doesn’t kill me only makes me cry “Uncle!”: I overdid things with an extended demo on Specialized’s latest Roubaix bike and then hill sprints on a fixed gear bike. I’m in some real pain today. Ow.

Barry Bonds rides a Pinarello

Former San Francisco Giants left-fielder Barry Bonds, who once was known for his hitting prowess before he was embroiled in the BALCO steroid scandal, has taken up road cycling in a big way.

WIN A FREE TRIP TO THE TOUR DE FRANCE

Win a free trip to the 99th Tour de France and time with Team Liquigas-Cannondale.