2011 Tour de France

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The Tour 2011 takes on a new complexion

2011-07-09: Today the Tour rolls into its first ‘taste’ of mountains, with a finish up to Super-Besse Sancy that will almost certainly see a change in…

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Tour de France 2011: Stage 4 power output analysis

2011-07-06: Just a very short post as a follow up to the .  And for this, credit to SRM, whose website is an absolute must for anyone…

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The Tour de France 2011: Power outputs from the outside in

2011-07-06: Yesterday I did a , and showed you SRM measurements that show that the top cyclists in the Tour ride the longer mountain passes at…

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Video post: The Power output in the mountains of the Tour de France 2011

2011-07-05: Below is a short video (9:42) where I talk you through the power outputs that are required of the world’s best cyclists when the roads…

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Le Tour 2011, off with a bang and Contador’s ‘mountains’

2011-07-03: The 2011 Tour starts with a bang (and clatter) as Contador’s challenges grow The 2011 Tour de France is underway, and Phillipe Gilbert is the…

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