Talking Luft! Tour de France History Edition
This week on Talking Luft we’re taking one last look back at the 2023 TDF, where I took my History of the Tour de France quiz to the masses! Or better put to a whole bunch of current pros and DS’s that I managed to pull aside for a chat on the roadside of the Tour, to put them through their paces – including Caleb Ewan, Mat Hayman, Ian Stannard, Jai Hindley, Luke Durbridge, and Neilson Powless, among others.
It required a bit of specialist TDF knowledge, plus a few just for fun, like whose legs would you want in this year’s TDF, would you go full polka dot with the KOM jersey, which is the hardest of the Grand Tours, what does ASO stand for, and can you name the five winners of five or more Tours?
I’ve gotta say, some of the efforts were a bit woeful, and a couple were a little bit controversial, but we had plenty of laughs and I hope you enjoy listening along! If you haven’t listened to the full History of the Tour de France episode of the pod, take a listen now.
Listen & subscribe to this series on the Life in the Peloton website, at Spotify, Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Stitcher, Youtube or your favourite pod app.
Listen to other recent episodes here.
Life in the Peloton Stories is now live! Follow along for captivating stories from the road, thrilling trails, and memorable pub adventures. Stay in the loop with our epic tales here.
. . .
This episode is brought to you by Rapha, makers of the world’s finest cycling clothing & accessories and the world’s largest cycling club, RCC. Find out more about Rapha: their kit, their club, their events and awesome clubhouses at rapha.cc.
. . .
This episode was supported by Athletic Greens.
Keep in touch
Find all our episodes, LITP news and merch on our website www.lifeinthepeloton.com
Listen on all good podcast apps, and now on Youtube.
Follow us on socials: