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Le Tour de France 2009 – Second Rest Day

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“Armstrong redescend sur terre,” says the headline in L’Equipe – ‘Armstrong brought back to earth at the Le Tour de France 2009.’ Bert dominates the front page, smiling with his “smoking gun” finger held high – VeloVeritas says; “Chapeau, Bert!”

It was a late start for Martin and I today, but it let us get loose ends tied up and plans made.

“Rest day” is a bit of a misnomer, if you’re committed to wha