Following up from last weeks post about the Tour de Suisse time trial, the following day saw the tour move to a Verbier finish. With the guys at the business end fighting it out, it was left for the sprinters to sit back and enjoy an ice cream on this iconic climb.
Chris Froome feels the pain after a crash during the Criterium de Dauphiné. The discomfort would see him loose the yellow jersey over the next two days and fall down the final leaderboard to outside the top ten.
Getting back into the swing of road cycling. The sport disappears from view during the winter months, but jumps right back at you come springtime. Here’s a supporter in the Beaujolais region of France waiting for the Paris - Nice cyclists to appear.
I visited the weird and wonderful resort of Avoriaz yesterday. It’s still very early season here in the Alps, but with a Christmas break to look forward to, I hope that there should be some fresh stuff when i get back in the new year.