The Tour de France at a gruelling pace with brief moments for refreshment in the saddle ...
LV PAN..Cyclists on road
SV Group of cyclists (125 Brian Robinson GB)
CV Cyclists (122 Stan Britain BG)
SV Group (French Team)
TRAVEL SHOT..Three cyclists
FRONT VIEW TRAVEL SHOT..Cyclists racing
SV No 52 (Rene Private France)
SV Cyclists pick up refreshment at Loudum
Cu Cyclists standing, taking rest
SV Men running to cyclists with refreshment
SV Group of cyclists racing
CU No 41 (Henry Anglade, France)
SV Group of cyclists past
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Background: The Tour de France at a gruelling pace with brief moments for refreshment in the saddle ... Stage eight: the 240-kilometre (149 miles) run from Angers to Limoges with Jean Adriaenssens of Belgium the overall leader and Nino Defilipps of Italy the stage winner.
With one third of the stages completed the marathon cyclists headed Southeast for Bordeaux and the Pyrenees. Of the 128 starters, 114 were still in the race.