Col d’Èze

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Porte nike air max pas cher ruins French hopes with second Paris Nice winThe conditions were different, the competition as fierce, but Richie Porte remained the king of Col d’Eze, two years after becoming the first Australian to win Paris Nice. Gusty winds and rainy spells were not enough to stop the Team Sky leader dominating the final 9.6 km time trial on the classic pass overlooking Nice in 20 minutes and 23 air max enfant seconds, 1:07 slower than in 2013. Il fallait prendre l’initiative pour essayer de nike air max 90 gagner Paris Nice, et nous l’avons fait. a n’a pas marché, mais nous avons tenté. Je n’avais pas les jambes pour suivre Gallopin quand il a accéléré. Donc je suis satisfait de cette 2ème place. En tout cas Richie a été très fort, il mérite sa victoire.

Michal air max pas cher Kwiatkoswki: « I learnt a lot »Tony Gallopin:  » A terrible disappointment »Richie Porte: « Sweeter than two years ago »Sporting stakesWill it be enough?key momentsNiceBetween the sea and the mountains, the Nice region is a magnificent natural theatre in the heart of the biggest conurbation in France. Nice Côte d’Azur comprises 49 municipalities and has a total of 550,000 inhabitants. It is an ideal playground for all kinds of sports, especially cycling, be it road cycling or mountain biking along one of the most stunning coastlines in the world, across its superb hills or in the heart of a magnificent mountain range, the Mercantour. It is against this backdrop that the cycling race, Nice Explore Métropole, likely to become a key date on the cycling calendar in the years to come, will be held for the first time from 8th to 14th June. 2,700), known for its exotic gardens. Friedrich Nietzsche was said to have stayed here several times and it was here that he was inspired to write the third part of Thus Spoke Zarathustra. The first time that the ascent of the Col d’ze as a time trial stage was featured on the route of Paris Nice was in 1969. The initial winner of this final stage and of the overall standings was Eddy Merckx. Several other riders have also achieved this double performance: Raymond Poulidor, Joop Zoetemelk, Michel Laurent, Gerrie Knetemann, Stephen Roche, Sean Kelly, Tony Rominger, Jean François Bernard, Alex Zülle, Bradley Wiggins and in 2013, Australia’s nike air max tn pas cher air max classic bw Richie Porte. This exceptional final will undoubtedly produce a worthy victor once again and confirm the advantages of Nice Côte d’Azur as a nike air max 90 pas cher unique sporting, international and tourist destination.