Day 1’s winner was Pillipe Gilbert from Belgium. Gilbert rode the 191.5 km’s  in 4h 41′ 31″. Phenomenal, that puts his average speed at 40.91 kph for the stage. He did that for almost 5 hours!!!

I don’t feel so bad tooling around at 15 kph when out shopping.

 

Tour de France – 2011.

 

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