Cyclist Wails On A Fan Who Gets Too Close At Tour De France

During the 20th stage of the Tour de France today, Chris Froome was riding in a small pack about three kilometers from the finish when a few fans started to run alongside. Unfortunately, there were no samaritans around to handle the situation, and one spectator began to crowd Froome. Froome decided he wasn't standing… » 7/20/13 1:38pm 7/20/13 1:38pm

Spectator Picks Wrong Day To Run Alongside Tour de France Cyclist

You know this jackass couldn't wait till the Tour de France's 18th stage yesterday. You know he carefully picked out that green headband, that pink tank top, those mismatched gloves, those red socks, and those neon yellow leggings just for this. You know he absolutely had to be seen next to someone on a bike, and that… » 7/19/13 2:36pm 7/19/13 2:36pm

100 Years of Tour de France Bikes Map the Evolution of Cycling

There are few professional sports as closely bound to technology as cycling. A bike isn't just equipment, as skiis or a tennis racket might be—it's a partner in a symbiotic relationship between the machine and athlete. And it's remarkable to see how drastically certain parts of that machine have changed in the last… » 7/09/13 9:06am 7/09/13 9:06am

Here's A Guy Mooning Cyclists In The Tour De France Today

Today was the ninth stage of the Tour de France, and it was one of the toughest, as cyclists had to traverse five mountain passes en route to Bagnères-de-Bigorre. Dan Martin became the first Irishman to win a Tour de France stage since 1992. Brit Chris Froome, who kept the yellow jersey after completing the stage, told… » 7/07/13 11:45am 7/07/13 11:45am

The Tour De France Is Also A Tour Of French Bros

Chris Froome today won the eighth stage of the Tour de France, becoming only the sixth Briton to wear the yellow jersey in the century-old race, joining last year's winner, Sir Bradley Wiggins. (So what if Froome was born in Kenya and lives in South Africa and Monaco — he's got the passport, so naturally the Daily Mail » 7/06/13 1:41pm 7/06/13 1:41pm

Lance Armstrong: Tour De France "Impossible To Win Without Doping"

It's a whole new Lance! A "nothing left to lose" Lance. An "I'm a scoundrel, like all the rest" Lance. An "I don't need or want your fucking love" Lance. And he's here to drop some truth bombs. » 6/28/13 10:59am 6/28/13 10:59am

Last Night, Lance Armstrong Told Oprah About Confessing To His Children

If anyone can be forgiven for not knowing that Lance Armstrong won his seven Tour de France trophies partly with drug-aided superhuman strength, it's his children, to whom he was understandably a hero and beyond reproach. The second part of Armstrong's much-hyped interview contained few notable moments—it being less… » 1/19/13 11:35am 1/19/13 11:35am

Lance Armstrong Admits To Doping, Being An "Arrogant Prick" In Interview …

Our long national nightmare is over. Lance Armstrong's pre-recorded interview with Oprah just aired, and Armstrong flatly admitted to using performance enhancing drugs. Oprah began the interview with a series of yes-or-no questions about whether or not Armstrong had used a variety of PEDs during his career. The answer … » 1/17/13 10:43pm 1/17/13 10:43pm