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Old 05-18-13, 20:04
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Go ANdy, we need your whiny little body this July!
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Considered a speed bump in the Giro.
I remember a stage in 2010 or 2011 that had 5km @ 9% and it wasn't even a categorized climb
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Old 05-18-13, 20:10
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Also look out for Schleck, as I think there's a good chance of him going in the break and trying to get a stage win. I'll predict Schleck to take the stage (yes I'm serious ) and Tejay to cement his overall lead with one stage to go.
what'd I tell you guys, Andy in the break. He's gonna take it!
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Leo had second best time yesterday in final climb. That's very promising for today.
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Old 05-18-13, 20:38
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Is Leo, westra?
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Old 05-18-13, 20:40
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on the PAtterson climb, peloton running this tight.

Gap 3:15

Pace not too high. 40-ish.
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Is Leo, westra?
leopold konig
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Great to see that Porte has rediscovered his 2010/11 climbing form. Hope he can keep it for the rest of the Tour and year.
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Old 05-18-13, 20:42
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From Tour Trackers commentary
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Legend has it that ghosts have been known to push parked cars uphill on this climb.
When you need the ghosts help, you know it's a hard climb.
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Old 05-18-13, 20:43
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leopold konig
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Old 05-18-13, 20:46
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