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Germany's Andre Greipel (2ndL) sprints to win the 194 km sixth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2014 between Arras and Reims, northern France. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

11 Things Tour De France Riders Won’t Stop For

The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.

07/10/2014

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Froome Wins 100th Tour de France, Second Straight Winner From Britain

The riders raced on the Champs-Elysees as the sun cast golden hues over the peloton and shadows lengthened over the dense, cheering crowds.

07/21/2013

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Froome Riding To Victory In 100th Tour de France

Froome has dominated rivals over three weeks on the road and coolly adroitly dealt with doping suspicions off it.

07/21/2013

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Froome Secures Yellow Jersey, On Verge Of Winning First Tour de France

Chris Froome retained his big race lead Saturday to all but ensure he will become Britain’s second consecutive Tour de France champion.

07/20/2013

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Chris Froome Wins Stage 8 Of Tour de France

Chris Froome used the first tough mountain stage to take command of the Tour de France on Saturday.

07/06/2013