Our “Ultimate Job” competition winners have now touched down in France and will be bringing back daily reports on what it’s like to “experience” the Tour de France. Here’s their first post. Follow #UltimateJob on Instagram or Twitter to seen ongoing updates and see all the posts here.
During the first rest day Dave Everett caught up with Australian Zak Dempster (NetApp-Endura) who’s racing his first Tour de France.
GCN’s Simon Richardson took a look around the Team Sky mechanics truck. It’s one of the nicest on the Tour de France, with expandable sides, inside workspace and a draw full of stems in millimetre increments.
Brian Holm (Director Sportif of Omega Pharma-Quickstep) talks about his reaction after Matteo Trentin won stage 7 of the Tour de France. He also speaks about how Mark Cavendish is doing after his crash that put him out of the Tour after stage 1.
It was a chaotic day again with massive crowds lining the roads for the 201km journey from York to Sheffield on stage 2 of the 2014 Tour de France. Simon Gerrans felt the effects from his crash nn stage 1 so all efforts were put into Michael Albasini who rode to sixth on the stage […]