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Old 07-01-11, 03:20 PM
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Originally Posted by gcottay View Post
Uh, pardon my ignorance, but is the whole race supposed to come to a stop when one rider has a mechanical problem?
I watched this as it happened and Contadour did make the attempt to slow down- Unfortunately the rest of the leaders would not so in my opinion- he had to go with them. It was unfortunate but now reflects on Contadour.

And I am not a contadour fan so I am not standing up for him. Circumstances forced him to not show the normal protocol that occurs when a leader has a mechanical.
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