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Wednesday July 13, 2016
TDF Stage 12 PREVIEW: Thursday the Tour de France will climb Mt. Ventoux, it's a mythical place, steeped in history and the site of many great battles. Remember Armstrong vs Pantani in 2000? Or Eros Poli in 1994 when he lost 15 minutes on the mountain but still won the stage. In 2013 we added another battle to the history books as PEZ's Chris Selden took on 30 other journos from around the world in climbing Mt. Ventoux.
Sunday July 14, 2013
Roadside St.15: The Tour's 2nd week closes with fireworks as the drudgery across the north is forgotten with a few torturous hours on the race's longest stage to the summit of the feared Mt. Ventoux!
Tuesday April 23, 2013
Mt. Ventoux, it's a mythical place, steeped in Tour de France history and the site of many great battles over the years. Remember Armstrong vs Pantani in 2000? Or Eros Poli in 1994 when he lost 15 minutes on the mountain but still won the stage. For 2013 we can add another battle to the history books as PEZ's own Chris Selden took on 30 other journos from around the world in climbing Mt. Ventoux last week.
Saturday March 15, 2008
Thursday's stage of Paris-Nice finished atop the Giant of Provence - Mt. Ventoux. We rode the beast a couple years back at the Dauphine Libere, and while you're planning your vacation time- this one is worth considering...
Wednesday March 12, 2008
The fabled 'Giant of Provence' returns to modern cycle racing as Paris-Nice pays a visit to ...Mt. Ventoux. Regardless of season and race, this behemoth never passes quietly as its barren upper reaches howl with a wind that undeniably changes the outcome... Ed Hood payed a visit in 1987, and watched the beast rear up with his own eyes...