Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme watches the start of the race from his car during the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 198 kilometers (123 miles) starting in Olonne sur ... more 
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme watches the start of the race from his car during the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 198 kilometers (123 miles) starting in Olonne sur Mer, Vendee region, and finishing in Redon, Brittany, western France, Monday July 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Laurent Cipriani
Mon, Jul 4, 2011 8:49 AM EDT