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Alpe d'Huez Dutch Corner Orange Tour de France

The Dutch Yellow Jersey Drought

The Netherlands has a rich cycling history with various Grand Tour winners and at home, a cycling infrastructure that is the envy of the rest of the developed world. Yet somehow, a surprising statistic...

2015 Tom Dumoulin Utrecht Stage 1 Tour de France

Tour de France Prologue and Stage 2 Recap

The Tour de France started this weekend and we’ve seen two stages take place already. The return of the Prologue time trial has allowed the general classification to receive an instant shake-up and just...

Miffy Nijntje Cycling Bike Hill Mountain

Miffy at the Tour de France

Miffy the Rabbit This year the Tour de France starts in the Dutch city of Utrecht – home of Dick Bruna, creator of Miffy (or Nijntje in the original Dutch) the rabbit. The simple...