Teams & Riders Thibaut Pinot discussion thread

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Who cares? I don't. And I'm not sure why you keep going on about Froome in a thread about Pinot.

Weird.
You’re the one that introduced Froome to the conversation! And I’m not sure why on a random ass Friday you chose to attack a rider that is not even in the race, no news has come out regarding him, and there was even bigger news that day. Literally woke up and chose “violence”, so to speak.
 
You’re the one that introduced Froome to the conversation! And I’m not sure why on a random ass Friday you chose to attack a rider that is not even in the race, no news has come out regarding him, and there was even bigger news that day. Literally woke up and chose “violence”, so to speak.
Not even a translated version of the Parisien interview.

But anyway, I ran the shorter ES version through Google Translate, and it was both heartbreaking; his thoughts about quitting, but also encouraging; the fact that it seems like he doesn't consider it completely impossible that he might race again this season, and is joining the (selective?) training camp despite not really needing to, because he wants to "find his teammates" again.
Though... that last part is a bit worrying. Have they gone missing? Where are they?
 
You’re the one that introduced Froome to the conversation! And I’m not sure why on a random ass Friday you chose to attack a rider that is not even in the race, no news has come out regarding him, and there was even bigger news that day. Literally woke up and chose “violence”, so to speak.

Ah, I see. We need to correspond to your criteria as to when we are allowed to post.

Got it.
 

Incredibly sub-par translation

Thibaut Pinot will resume competition in early September


TEAM INFO. Thibaut Pinot, who has not taken part in a race since the end of April because of his back problems, will resume competition on September 3 during the Classique du Grand Besançon-Doubs.

Absent from the competition since April 23, the end of the 5th and last stage of the Tour des Alpes in which he finished in an anonymous 60th place due to a persistent back pain, Thibaut Pinot (31 years old) is about to recover a bib. The three-time stage winner of the Tour de France, 3rd in the Grande Boucle in 2014, plans to return to the race at the beginning of September.


Tour of the Jura and Tour of the Doubs chained
It will be on his land, in Franche-Comté. After weeks of rest and several back treatments, the leader of the Groupama-FDJ team should, according to our information, make his comeback for the Grand Besançon-Doubs Classic, scheduled for September 3, then follow up with the Tour du Jura, the next day, and the Tour du Doubs, on September 5th.
 

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