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Tour de France 2009 on Twitter

Here are some of the names I’m following during the Tour de France 2009. You’ll note my American bias here. Franke Steele aka @TdFblog. Astana @TeamAstana. Lance Armstrong. Team Astana director Johan Bruyneel. Garmin Slipstream @TeamSlipStream. @JakesJournal from Garmin is in France. Jonathan Vaughters director of Team Garmin-Slipstream. David Zabriskie. Christian Van de Velde. Levi read more »

What if Lance Armstrong rides as domestique?

Lance Armstrong confirmed today that he will ride for Astanta in both the Tour de France and Giro d’Italia for 2009, possibly in a support role. “I’m committed to riding for the best guy,” said Armstrong. Some friends and I were talking about this (literally talking in the real world, not online believe it or read more »

TdF Stage 18: Otra pregunta

While everybody else rode today’s time trial stage with black wheels, Lance Armstrong turned some heads with another pretty cool art bike from artist Yoshimoto Nara. Even his teammate, Alberto Contador, got a little stylish with his aero wheel. *** SPOILERS *** Contador’s amazing performance today is prompting questions on doping, which Contador declines to read more »


TONIGHT IN SAN JOSE: Track racing at Hellyer Velodrome and the “No Pants Ride” with San Jose Bike Party. If watch the racing at Hellyer tonight you can snag free food and drink courtesy of Concept Cyclery in Morgan Hill. Fun times in my little town last night — right before the evening rush hour read more »

Happy Canada Day

To my Canadian friends a Happy Canada Day to you. When the Tour de France begins this weekend, I believe Ryder Hesjedal of Team Garmin Slipstream will be the only Canadian at this race. This will be his second time racing the Tour de France. Canada’s National Vehicle Recycling Program announced a new initiative this read more »

Senator Lance Armstrong?

As Lance Armstrong prepares for an eighth Tour de France victory this summer, he opens up to The Daily Beast’s Mark McKinnon about a future in politics, who inspires him, and why his comeback will roll on past 2009. This is Lance Armstrong’s first interview since announcing that he and his girlfriend are expecting a read more »