Tag Archives: Tour de France

Happy Yorkshire Day to all Tykes & Yorkshire lovers around the world #yorkshireday

Happy Yorkshire Day! Here is a short selection of photos to celebrate the broad acres of the biggest county of England and its people, The Tykes, wherever you hang out in the world. Please visit my earlier blog post to explore ten … Continue reading

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Rohan Dennis speeds through Utrecht, Netherlands to win first stage in the 2015 Tour de France

Grand Depart, Utrecht Rohan Dennis (Team BMC) went out on the Time Trail course through the streets of Utrecht, Netherlands about three hours before last years Tour de France winner, Vincenzo Nibali. A long wait at the Grand Depart but … Continue reading

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14 pics from ’14: my own selection of photos from 2014

As 2014 goes through its final few hours, I selected 14 photos from my portfolio across the past twelve months. The featured images come from Canada, USA, England, France, the Netherlands and Brazil using three cameras: Canon Rebel T2i, Canon 5D Mark III … Continue reading

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Tour notes (3): In the Pyrenees, Bagnères-de-Luchon #TdF 2014

The longest and shortest stages of the Tour de France (TdF) included Bagnères-de-Luchon in their routing, making the spa town twinned with Harrogate an ideal base for viewing Le Tour in the Pyrenees. On our way there, via the Col … Continue reading

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Tour Notes (2): Bikes and beers in the Tour de France

I could sit ‘ere an’ drink it in all day is an expression that comes to mind as I think on Yorkshire Day (August 1st) about my roots in the moors and Dales of Yorkshire….and good Yorkshire ale! This year it … Continue reading

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Tour Notes (1) Yorkshire Grand Depart a smashing success for #TdF 2014: Eye Allez Up!

The Tour de France (TdF) brand got some extra essence over the weekend thanks to Yorkshire’s splendid hospitality, scenery and about 2.5 million city dwellers, villagers and cycling fans who lined up all along the route of the opening two … Continue reading

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