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The Manx Missle Fires Again (TDF)
Word Press ^ | July 9, 2010 | Todd Kinsey

Posted on 07/09/2010 11:01:01 AM PDT by Todd Kinsey

The favorites for the overall classification took it easy today conserving their energy in the comfort of the peloton. Team Radio Shack moved to the front enmasse with about 30k to go as the peloton, which had been riding into a stiff headwind, was going to take a 90 degree right hand turn which would create a cross wind. In an interview after the stage Armstrong said they were looking to split the pack but the winds weren’t strong enough to cause a seperation.

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TOPICS: Miscellaneous; Sports; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: lancearmstrong; markcavendish; radioshack; tourdefrance

1 posted on 07/09/2010 11:01:15 AM PDT by Todd Kinsey
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To: Todd Kinsey

I haven’t heard, have they been checking the bikes this year for hidden motors?


2 posted on 07/09/2010 11:25:24 AM PDT by Secret Agent Man (I'd like to tell you, but then I'd have to kill you.)
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To: Secret Agent Man

No, just the bikers’ pees.


3 posted on 07/09/2010 11:44:41 AM PDT by Erasmus (Looks like we're between a lithic outcropping and a region of low compressibility.)
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To: Erasmus

I’m surprised given the controversy of last years’ tour and the apparent fact these things are well known in the biking community and they fit right in the seat tubes of the bikes.


4 posted on 07/09/2010 12:45:38 PM PDT by Secret Agent Man (I'd like to tell you, but then I'd have to kill you.)
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To: Secret Agent Man
They have been and in fact, Fabian Cancellara, who was the one accused of having a motor in his had his check on the first stage. His bike, of course, was found to be clear and he promptly went out and won the stage.
5 posted on 07/09/2010 1:24:26 PM PDT by Todd Kinsey (Todd)
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