Sunday, 13 July, 2003

Tour de France

Today was the eighth stage of the 2003 Tour de France.  This year marks the 100th anniversary of "Le Tour," although it's only the 90th running.  The Tour was suspended during the world wars.  I'll refrain from speculating on the outcome of a bicycle race through a war zone.

It's been an interesting week of racing, but I'll spare you the details.  If you're interested, check out www.letour.com, www.lancearmstrong.com, www.velonews.com, or www.cyclingnews.com.  All have very good race coverage.  I especially like the web cast live coverage provided by Outdoor Life Network.

Okay, just two details: