Blazin' Saddles

@saddleblaze

Europe's favourite cycling blog pedlar. Views are his alone and not endorsed by Eurosport. Or by many people, it seems.

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Caption competition: Simon Gerrans on the podium with Lauren the cute podium girl #TDU #Gerrans

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Pocket rocket Robbie McEwen was pretty exhausted at the finish today #TDU

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If you're going to get a tattoo is there really any need to etch your own name across your back? #TDU #LeighHoward

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At least Aussie Borat completed the climb on his bike #TDU

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One of the 120,000-odd people on Old Willunga Hill was this brave man in a black body suit and Borat mankini #TDU

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The grupetto takes it easy up Old Willunga Hill #TDU

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Whoosh: the peloton passes by the sea south of Adelaide #TDU

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Vacansoleil's Thomas de Gendt leads the break past the sea, looking down to avoid getting sand in the eyes #TDU

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No time for a swim as the back of the bunch roars past the sea #TDU

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Valverde before the fifth stage. His Movistar team are clearly embracing all things Australian #TDU #Valverde

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Andre Greipel seen through a window of his team car before today's stage, presumably sh**ing himself #TDU #Greipel

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Alejandro Valverde and Simon Gerrans come round the final corner neck and neck at Willunga #TDU #Gerrans #Valverde

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Oscar Freire on the podium after his win in stage four of the #TDU #Katusha

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The grupetto take it easy up Menglers Hill in #TDU #KennyVanHummel

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Italy meets Australia: Lampre rider zips past Aussie flag on Menglers Hill #TDU

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Sky's Eddy Boasson Hagen on the final climb of the day, Menglers Hill #TDU #TeamSky

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The peloton climbs Anstey Hill with Adelaide city centre seen on the horizon #TDU

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View of the escapees trailing the peloton on the first climb of the day, Anstey Hill #TDU #ItsNotAnAlpButItWillDo

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Ever wondered what the riders get in their lunch musettes? Here's the answer... #TDU #Vacansoleil-DCM

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The road (to Victor Harbour) is long #TDU

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