Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Fallbrook,Calif./Palau del Vidre, France
Bikes: Klein QP, Fuji touring, Surly Cross Check, BCH City bike
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TDF: Tour de France or Tour De Food.
TDF tours sound like one long eating fest. Interrupted by sleep and riding. Would not having to eat that much get boring..
Tour de Snack Time – A Tale in Epic Eating
The almost nonstop eating begins with juice as soon as the athletes wake, according to Nigel Mitchell, head of nutrition for Team Sky. After joining their teammates in the hotel dining room, they devour a massive buffet-style breakfast, heavy on carbs and sugar, and moderate in fiber, which can add unwanted bulk to the cyclists’ bellies.
Tour de Snack Time ? A Tale in Epic Eating
Pray for the Dead and Fight like Hell for the Living
^ Since January 1, 2012