This post will live in the Featured Stories section until August, as the catch-all for our many, many ways of looking at the Tour de France. Thanks to so many of you, it's been a busy ten days or so, and won't stop soon.
Table of contents:
Why Not Me? Our communal rider-by-rider preview of the battle for the maillot jaune.
Strategery! How to win a Tour
Wines of the Tour! Kirsten, our resident expert, matches each stage to the perfect glass.
Team lineups: Caisse d'Epargne, Skil-Shimano, AG2R, BBox Bouygues Telecom, Agritubel, Silence-Lotto, Columbia HTC, Lampre, Liquigas, Astana, Katusha, Cervelo Test Team, Garmin-Slipstream, Saxo/Rabo/Milram/Cofidis and some roster changes.
On the Bookshelf:
- Christopher Thompson's Tour de France and its cultural significance.
- Graham Watson's Tour Travel Guide
- Mark Cavendish: Boy Racer!
And more on the way!