Britain's Christopher Froome, center, and Danny Pate of the U.S., left, talk to team mechanics before a training ride ahead of the Tour de France cycling race in Leeds, Britain, Friday, July 4, 2014. ... more 
Britain's Christopher Froome, center, and Danny Pate of the U.S., left, talk to team mechanics before a training ride ahead of the Tour de France cycling race in Leeds, Britain, Friday, July 4, 2014. The Tour de France will start on Saturday July 5 in Leeds, and finishes in Paris on Sunday July 27. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Laurent Cipriani
Fri, Jul 4, 2014 8:51 AM EDT