Italian fans waves from their balcony as they wait for the riders prior to the start of the 200,5 km and eighteenth stage of the 2011 Tour de France cycling race run between Pinerolo and Galibier ... more 
Italian fans waves from their balcony as they wait for the riders prior to the start of the 200,5 km and eighteenth stage of the 2011 Tour de France cycling race run between Pinerolo and Galibier Serre Chevalier ski resort on July 21, 2011. This year is the celebration of the centenary of the first crossing of the Galibier pass by a cyclist on July 1911 during the Chamonix/Grenoble stage of the Tour. AFP PHOTO / LIONEL BONAVENTURE (Photo credit should read LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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Thu, Jul 21, 2011 8:28 AM EDT