Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Quotes from le Tour

"He’ll go to his limit and will die on the bike if he has to." – Marc Biver, the Astana manager, talking about team leader Alexandre Vinokourov’s intent to continue competing in the Tour de France despite 15 stitches in his knees after he crashed on stage 5.
Bob Roll commenting on why riders go off in breaks when they almost never succeed:
"...because hope springs eternal in the minds of the demented peddling pilgrims..."

1 comment:

  1. ...and the man can still surprise us, as like on the 19th. This man feels no pain.