Tour de France, cycling, art, So close! by Maxine Dodd

Another look back to the Tour de France, this time to 2016 and Stage 4, a long route, ‘through luscious countryside and warm sunshine’ as I wrote at the time.

Tour de France, cycling, art, Riding in the sunshine by Maxine Dodd
Riding in the sunshine

The route was suited to sprinters but held a twist at the end, with an unclassified climb

Tour de France, Cycling, art, Sunny peloton, by Maxine Dodd
Sunny peloton



This suited the bigger riders and there was remarkable sprint finish – even closer than Stage 3, ‘A cat’s whisker’ said the delighted winner, Marcel Kittel. Fantastic!

Tour de France, cycling, art, So close! by Maxine Dodd
So close!

6 responses to “Tour de France Revisited: 2016 – Stage4 Saumur to Limoges”

  1. Pastor Cathy Avatar

    Tour de France Revisited: 2016 Stage 4 – Saumur to Limoges

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  2. Jay Bleu Avatar

    Feels so fun!

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    1. Maxine Dodd - Art Avatar

      Cheers! Thank you 👍

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  3. Alittlebitoutoffocus Avatar

    Brings back happy memories. 😊 I can’t wait until you get to stage 17!

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    1. Maxine Dodd - Art Avatar

      Great memories definitely! 👍

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