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Tour De France

21 Jul 19
Archy Worldys

Julian Alaphilippe, who showed early signs of weakness this Sunday, but kept his yellow jersey, confessed he had "paid the effort" in his first two weeks. "I was expecting it," he reacted after the 15th stage of the Tour de France, won by Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott). How do you explain this complicated step on the […]

21 Jul 19
Herbie, writer

The Tour has its own heritage and legends not only in the riders of the peloton but also in the stages themselves. The HC – haut category – climbs are essentially marked as โ€˜beyond classificationโ€™ and are largely where the Tour de France is won or lost. The Col du Tourmalet is one of these […]

21 Jul 19
My Summer in Bilbao

 With the weekend approaching, classes went by very quickly towards the end of this previous week. On Thursday, in my culture and politics class we lectured over the educational system in Spain, which is very similar to that in the United States, except for the fact that each type of degree takes about one additional […]

21 Jul 19
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๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—š๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ ๐ธ๐‘ ๐‘ ๐‘’๐‘›๐‘‘๐‘œ๐‘› – See the Bombers fly up, up – Undermanned, overrated & underachieved according to some. A great interstate win, so where are the Worsfold knockers now? ๐‘…๐‘–๐‘โ„Ž๐‘š๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘‘ – Marched to the beat of their own drum & were never troubled. A handy percentage booster with 5 rounds remaining. ๐ถ๐‘Ž๐‘Ÿ๐‘™๐‘ก๐‘œ๐‘› – Great for […]

21 Jul 19
barleybooks

Last Saturday we started to put together the first copies of the book to which each of us has contributed a double page. It was a day of folding and sticking with Pritt – which is made from potato starch, sugar and water! It’s non-toxic and archival. I can stop feeling slightly ashamed every time […]

21 Jul 19
Robert's Adventure

Dreams The phrase โ€œa dream come trueโ€ sounds cliche and trite when used to describe a vacation, but itโ€™s completely on target in this case. Iโ€™ve always wanted to go riding in Europe and the opportunity unexpectedly fell right into my lap recently. The Genesis of the Plan A few months ago a couple of […]

21 Jul 19
Up and Down and Around Mont Blanc

โ€œIf you donโ€™t have a head for heights and the thought of iron ladders bolted into precipitous rocks makes your stomach churn, donโ€™t fretโ€œ is the guide book reason for taking the trail from Col de Montets to Tรฉte au Vent (the โ€œHead of the Windโ€) and onward to the Brรฉvent area.ย  But this gives […]

21 Jul 19
3novicesjapan

Julian Alaphilippe dug deep to keep the overall Tour de France lead on Sunday as Simon Yates captured his second stage of this year’s race and defending championโ€ฆ https://ift.tt/2JZRtu3 #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia #Japan 3Novices Japan

21 Jul 19
New York City Ticketron

There are no shortage of contenders to wear the yellow jersey as the Tour de France hits its final week.There are no shortage of contenders to wear the yellow jersey as the Tour de France hits its final week. [โ€ฆ]

21 Jul 19
The Grandstand

An amazing nine of John Isner’s 14 lifetime ATP titles have come at two events (four in Newport, five in Atlanta). Isner has completed the Newport-Atlanta double in back-to-back weeks once (2017) and he will be looking to do it again after triumphing on the Newport grass this weekend.

21 Jul 19
LILLIE ROSS

AP Published 12:37 p.m. ET July 21, 2019 | Updated 5:00 p.m. ET July 21, 2019CLOSESAINT-SAVIN, France (AP) โ€” It’s…

21 Jul 19
The Netherlands Breaking News

The Netherlands Breaking News: Thomas baalt dat hij op slotklim lang ‘gevangenzat’ achter Alaphilippe – NU.nl. Thomas baalt dat hij op slotklim lang ‘gevangenzat’ achter Alaphilippe  NU.nl Geraint Thomas is blij dat hij zich zondag in de vijftiende etappe van de Tour de France herstelde van zijn mindere dag in rit veertien, maar de titelverdediger … […]

21 Jul 19
Tootlepedal's Blog

Today’s guest picture comes from my sister Susan.ย  She was having a cup of coffee beside the Paddington Canal basin when she wasย  greeted by an appropriate bear. The main business of the morning was the Common Riding church service where a presentation was made to our choirmaster and organist Henry, this year’s cornet.ย  We […]