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TOC Prologue 2009...the big boys.....

Old 02-15-09, 02:43 AM
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TOC Prologue 2009...the big boys.....

all the photos i post will be in my zenfolio album and they are full rsolution for those of you who want to buy prints. i make nothing off the prints; you pay the same price that i pay for prints because i have added no charge.

check out my album. buy prints if you want. and please feel free to leave comments on the main page if you like what you see .

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Fabian Cancellara..........



Lance Armstrong........



Levi Leipheimer............



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Old 02-15-09, 03:03 AM
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Big George Hincapie.....



Dave Zabriske.........



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Wow, excellent pictures.

Makes ya think that if Cancellara could tuck like Leipheimer, he'd be even faster.
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Old 02-15-09, 03:26 AM
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Floyd Landis.......



Christian Vandevelde..........

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Old 02-15-09, 03:53 AM
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hamilton's helmet must be why he finished so far back.
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Check out the centrepull brakes the Saxobank boys and Boonen are using. Anyone know who makes them? Specialized?
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My Lord those are awesome. Truly spectacular pictures.
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Check out the centrepull brakes the Saxobank boys and Boonen are using. Anyone know who makes them? Specialized?
Pix of Cancellara's bike.

http://www.velonews.com/photo/gallery/87777

Boonen and Slipstream had water bottles on their bikes?
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I love erader's photos.
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Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
I love erader's photos.
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Epic photos. Where is Lance by the way?
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Amazing photos! Are you planning to attend other stages?
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I wonder why Lance and Levi are wearing different skinsuits.
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Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
I wonder why Lance and Levi are wearing different skinsuits.
Probably a hygiene thing.
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based on the fit, it looks like LA's is custom and LL is team issue.
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Take note, these are the sorts or expressions that should be turning up in the "Photos of You Suffering in a Race" thread. Great photos, btw. They really put you in the moment of what those riders were feeling during the prologue.
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hamilton's helmet must be why he finished so far back.
His form was horrid. Even my wife noticed he was knock kneed and swaying all over the place.
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Old 02-15-09, 07:59 AM
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I anticipate Ed Rader's photos more than The actual TOC. He brings the race up close and personal. Another excellent shoot Ed! Great color given the light temperature of the day!
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Old 02-15-09, 08:11 AM
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Nice pics! I noticed that Columbia is still on Giant TT bikes. That looks like a completely redesigned Trinity.
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Where is Tough Tuft? How about some pics for the Canadians? Graham Watson would be jealous.
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Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
I wonder why Lance and Levi are wearing different skinsuits.

Levi is pretty far down on the Astana food chain at this point.
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His form was horrid. Even my wife noticed he was knock kneed and swaying all over the place.
hamilton's form, or lack thereof, illuminated.
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