Le Tour De Fail: 10 Insane Crash Photos From The Tour de France

16:03 5th July 2013 by Alex Roty
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10 insane crash photos tour de france

Unless you have been living in another universe, you must have heard about the Tour de France which is currently happening in the land of baguette and saucisson. This year the 100th Tour de France will once again be the most watched sport event in the world; the 3rd most popular sporting event to be more precise, after the Fifa World Cup and the Olympics.

Every year the Tour de France brings its batch of  breathtaking landscapes, amazing races, contested finishes, drugs affairs and crashes. Painful crashes.

To celebrate the 100th popular Tour de France we offer you our own story about the TDF; we made a selection of 10 insane crash photos from the Tour de France. Road cycling can be dangerous, most of all when you are sprinting for the win to the finish line speeding over 60km/h…

You can also follow all the latest news and live updates with our friends at Roadcyclinguk.com

Always wear a helmet, stay safe.

 

1-Sprint crash – 90′s

tour de france crash photo

©strangedangers.com

 

2-John Hoogerland crash – 2011

tour de france crash photo

©freerepublic.com

tour de france crash photo

©pavepavepave.com

 

3- Mark Cavendish – 2010

tdf crash

©gettyimages

 

4- Sprint crash – 2000′s

tour de france crash photo

 

5- Group crash – 2010

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©tdf-bikehiker-blogspot.com

 

6- Group crash – 2007

tour de france crash photo

©sports.nationalpost.com

 

7-Crash caused by a dog – 2012

tour de france crash photo

©peoplepets.com

 

8- Group crash – 2002

tour de france crash photo

©news.discovery.com

 

9- Group crash – 2013

tour de france crash photo

©onlinesentinel.com

 

10- Group crash – 2012

tour de france crash photo

©sbs.com.au

 

**BONUS**

Team Orica-Greenedge bus – 2013

tour de france crash photo

©telegraph.co.uk

 

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