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Incroyable … Australian Wins Tour de France …

  • July 25th, 2011
  • Posted by EUEditor

cadel-winning.jpgCadel Evans, wrapped in the flag, and the winner’s yellow jersey, claimed victory on the Champs Elysees, 24.7.11, in the 2011 Tour de France.

It sounded like a popular win; to many cheers he said, in French and English, “thank you to all; it has been an incredible experience”.cadedl-ressize-bicyclenet.jpg

cadel-emotion.jpg  The 34 year-old originally from the Northern Territory, a specialist mountain rider, had a long and patient campaign, following on from second-placings in the event, in 2007-08.

See EUAustralia Online, “Cadel Evans clinches Tour de France”, 24.7.11.