Thibault Pinto's race bike
He was close to a stage win but has pulled out some useful time in the general classification, and here is a look at his bike. We're talking about Thibault Pinot of course and his Lapierre Xelius SL Exclusive
De Gendt wins Stage 8 after day-long breakaway
Alaphilippe has attacked with Pinot!
"Some things are so predictable like sunshine in July and an Alaphilippe attack" - Ned Boulting, as Alaphilippe tries to regain the Yellow Jersey.
— Tour de France™ (@LeTour) 13 July 2019
De Gendt and De Marchi out front as Sagan struggles to stay in the bunch
Holloway pedestrian safety improvements will see removal of cycle lane
Campaigners say TfL should be protecting all vulnerable road users.
Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe launch podcast
Sometimes riding GC at the Tour de France just isn't enough.
So Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe decided to launch a podcast from the heart of the action...
It gives an interesting insight into the relationship between the two childhood friends, who are living the dream and riding the biggest bike race in the world together.
We've started a podcast Listen to our first episode now and send in your suggestions for a name. There's a signed jersey waiting for the person who comes up with our favourite ✍ @LukeRowe1990
— Geraint Thomas (@GeraintThomas86) July 13, 2019
Solihull councillors agree to ride cycle route and discover it's rubbish
Poor signage, unsuitable shared space, parked cars, bollards, unnecessary crossings – all in under a mile.
Here's the route
No long cols, but shitloads of climbing throughout the day.
Should be fun.
After the longest stage of the #TDF2019, the peloton will face a middle-mountain stage between Mâcon and Saint-Étienne today!
Who will get the Yellow Jersey at the end of Stage 8?#TDF2019 pic.twitter.com/RI0gRRIPUs
— Tour de France (@LeTour) July 13, 2019