Category: Tour de France names
Almost two hundred riders from 31 nations, 22 teams and two managers for each team. Itâ€™s the Tour de France, having begun once again its manic three-week-long dash through fields, up and down mountains and, of course, the grandstand finish that is the final stage in Paris.
But what has that to do with names? you may ask. Well, with so many different nationalities competing, cycling fans are bound to find a name to suit. Whether itâ€™s Mark for top sprinter Mark Cavendish, Bradley for this yearâ€™s favorite Bradley Wiggins, Fabian for the winner of Saturdayâ€™s opening prologue, Swiss ace Fabian Cancellara, or Cadel Evans, last yearâ€™s champion, your son (or daughter, if youâ€™re daring) can bear the name of a competitor in Le Tour 2012.