Cow-ntdown continues

With just over four months until the start of le Tour de France 100, the official twitter account for the Tour was hard at work building the buzz last night, with details of the planned programme of events.

La Legende du Tour

 Image: 100% Tour de France

For some moving pictures to get you fired up, Will from Two Wheel Tours shared this (reload the page if the clip doesn’t appear):

Mark Fairhurst of Zeitgeist Images keeps the cycling love alive year-round with his images and this is just one of the fab pieces celebrating the upcoming Tour:

Mark Fairhurst 100th TdF

Of course, this remains my favourite:

Mark Fairhurst Cows

For those of you who’ve been suffering southern hemisphere heatwaves, think of these sleepless nights as Tour prep. And bring on the Classics!