Tour de France Update


Last Thursday, Robert Hunter became the first South African to win a stage at the Tour, winning Thursday’s Stage 11 sprint finish after the 113.4-mile route from Marseille to Montpellier.

Oakley’s Cadel Evans of Australia is in third overall and five Oakley riders are in the top five.

After a rest day on Tuesday, the riders face the hardest stage of the Tour on Wednesday which features the out-of-category climbs of the Port de Larau and the summit finish at the Col d’Aubisque with a pair of first category climbs sandwiched between.

Oakley Tour de France Results

  • 4 stage victories (Cancellara (2), McEwen, Hushovd, Hunter)
  • 7 day in Yellow. Fabian Cancellara.
  • 1 day in Green. Robbie Mc Ewen
  • 2 day in Polka dot. David Millar.
  • 9 riders in the Top 15
  • 5 riders in the Top 10


Tess Weaver


July 21, 2007

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