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Entries from July 1, 2008 - July 31, 2008


Rohdesign Rated 8.5/10 at

Rohdesign at BloggedLast week while on vacation in Pennsylvania, the Blog review site rated as an 8.5 out of 10. That's a pretty decent rating, considering my tendency is toward fewer, in-depth posts.

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Tour de France 2008 Info List

Ah, the 95th running of the Tour de France is on again! As I've done each year since 2003, here's an updated collection of Tour de France 2008 information:

Streaming Audio & Video

Eurosport (Windows Media Audio)



Sporza Tour (Belgian)

Official TdF Channel (YouTube)

Cyclism Sundays (

Tour Websites

Tour de France Official Website

Tour 2008 General Classification

Tour 2008 Stages

Tour 2008 Route

Versus: Tour de France 2008

Versus: Tour TV Schedule (US)

OLN: Tour TV Schedule (Canada)

ITV: Tour Coverage (UK)

Eurosport Tour Coverage (UK)

BBC Tour Coverage (UK)

The Guardian Tour Coverage (UK)

The Daily Peleton


NY Times


Cycling News

SBS Tour de France 2008 (Australia)

Steephill Live Dashboard

Team Garmin Official Site


Tour Bloggers


Martin Dugard (Paper Kenyan) Tour Blogs

Bobby Julich

Bruce Hildenbrand

Chris Carmichael

Ronan Pensec

Peleton Blog

Wannabe Bike Girl

Velogal's Race Blog

TDF For the Rest of Us


Podium Cafe


SBS Blogs (Australia)

Rodney Olson

Team Garmin Blog


TDFblog on Twitter

DailyTour on Twitter

Tour de France

Team Slipstream

Team Garmin


Bicycling Magazine Podcast |
iTunes | RSS

ITV TDF Podcast | iTunes

FredCast Daily Tour Podcast | iTunes | RSS

BikeRadar TDF Podcast | iTunes


Tour Fever by J.P. Partland

Tour de France Quiz Book by John DT White (For trivia lovers!)

Web Apps

Le Grande Boucle (Combo of text and other Tour infos)

NOS Tour de France Gadgets

Le Tour de France with Google Maps

iPhone Apps

BlueFlavor Leaflets: Le Tour de France

Pro Cycling 2008 Season


NOS - Tour de France (Mac OS X)

Team Garmin Tour Guide (Adobe Air)

Palm Apps

DeepWeb's LeTour2008 (English, with Datebook support & Wireless features)

Ullrich Riepert's TdF 2008 (French & German, elevation charts, jersey winner DB)

Calendars & Schedules

Keep and Share: Tour de France 2008 Printable Schedule


Graham Watson's Tour Photos
Team Garmin Flickr Photostream


If you have resources to share: websites, blogs. etc., please let me know, so I can keep this list updated. Send me an email with "TDF" in the subject line.