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Where to find TDF setup, gearing, etc.

Old 07-15-08, 01:49 PM
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Where to find TDF setup, gearing, etc.

Does anyone know of a page describing some actual set-ups used by TDF riders? I'm not looking for brands, but rather the cassettes & chainrings used for a climbing stage vs. what they use on a TT during a stage race.

I don't race much and aren't looking to copy them, I'm more just curious what kind of gears they push on various stages.

Thanks, Steven.
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bikeradar.com or cyclingnews.com tech section (essentially the same thing).

You'll get a lot of stuff about which brands they use, but also some individual stage setup things. For example Remy DeGrigorio mentioned that he went to a 25t large cog for Hautacam, compared to his usual 23.
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I would be surprised to see anyone pushing bigger than a 25 in the mountains, if that, but I am curious to know also.
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