Tour de France 2005, Stage 4

Posted in Tour de France on July 5th, 2005 by bill
Lance finishes the race as Sheryl makes an ugly face.

Lance finishes the race as Sheryl makes an ugly face.

I wanted some drama, and today’s stage was dramatic alright.

Stage 4 was the team time trial, in which each team rides seperately to see who can get five guys to the finish line in the shortest time. The leading time crept down throughout the day until Lance Armstrong’s Discovery team, the second-to-last team to finish, came in with a time of 1 hour, 10 minutes and 39 seconds. That left only Team CSC and current leader Dave Zabriskie with a chance to challenge.
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