Le Tour de France 2014

Going completely off topic for a moment, it’s the Grand Depart for the 2014 edition of the Tour de France. Yes, I know, people love the World Cup, but to me The Tour is big event sporting for the year; 21 days of racing and some of the most spectacular scenery. The 2013 edition was pretty damn spellbinding with Chris Froome taking yellow, but there was plenty of excitement with the wild sprint finishes, the grueling climbs and all the unpredictable elements that make the Tour so fun to watch. So here was are again for Stage 1 hosted in England. I wish NBC would offer more cycling on their VOD system instead of just this one race. You can watch days worth of poker, but you can’t get footage of a bike race. What’s up with that?

Anyway, I’m so excited the race is on. The cobbles of Stage 5 should shake things up a bit and the pressure is on Froome to pull off another win.

And just to throw it out there, Audials will get some heavy use over the next couple of weeks to record these stages Smile

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