Daily News Digest

by Matt de Neef

June 20, 2016

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Miguel Angel Lopez wins the Tour de Suisse; Lizzie Armitstead wins the Aviva Women’s Tour of Britain; Nairo Quintana victorious in the Route du Sud; Sep Vanmarcke wins the Ster ZLM Toer; Rein Taaramae takes victory in the Tour de Slovenie; The Trans Am and Tour Divide – The chase is on; Update on Keagan Girdlestone’s injuries; Peter Sagan to Bora-Argon 18?; Quintana, Chaves headline stacked Colombian team for the Olympic road race; Sean De Bie’s ‘custom’ leader’s jersey; Scaring Peter Sagan; Behind the scenes at the Tour de Kumano with State of Matter-MAAP; Le Ride – the 1928 Tour de France route on an era-correct bike.

Le Ride: the 1928 Tour de France route on an era-correct bike

by CyclingTips

Phil Keoghan is a New Zealand TV personality and host of the US version of “The Amazing Race.” His film, “Le Ride,” chronicles him and a couple of mates attempting to ride the 1928 Tour de France course, on era-appropriate bikes. The trailer looks terrific; we can’t wait to see the full film.