Re: [Classicrendezvous] Le Tour history


Date: Thu, 26 Oct 2000 16:43:48 -0600
From: PeterGrenader <peterg@ixpres.com>
To: Monkeyman <monkey37@bluemarble.net>
CC: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Le Tour history
References: <l03130301b61e703b0b30@[128.111.201.65]>


The war(s) had the Tour postponed. This accounts for your missing years.

peter gee la

Monkeyman wrote:
> I was just talking with the guy I work for and he was saying, and many
> websites confirm his words, the 2001 Tour de France will be the 88th. Well
> I know the race started in 1903, so the math doesn't add up. Can someone
> fill me in on the lost 10 years?
>
> enjoy,
> monkeyman
>
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