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Thousands of cyclists in Maine to ride miles of Maine coastline

on Sept. 08, 2016, at 11:58 a.m.
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Kristin Armstrong waves in the women's individual time trial medal ceremony at Pontal during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games.

Kristin Armstrong wins third cycling Olympic gold, and it isn’t even her full-time job

By Marissa Payne, The Washington Post on Aug. 10, 2016, at 3:11 p.m.
Armstrong has tried to leave cycling before — twice, actually — but the allure of new challenges kept bringing her back.

Tour de Farms XVII registration now open

on July 28, 2016, at 1:04 p.m.
Yellow jersey leader and overall leader Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain leaves the podium.

Briton Froome wins 3rd Tour de France title

By Julien Pretot, Reuters on July 24, 2016, at 2:50 p.m.
Briton Chris Froome cemented his status as one of the greatest Tour de France riders when he secured his third title Sunday after a rocky three-week ride.
Race leader Chris Froome of Britain rides after a fall during the 19th stage of the Tour de France Friday from Albertville to Saint-Gervais Mont Blanc, France.

Froome extends Tour de France lead despite crashing

By The Sports Xchange on July 22, 2016, at 5:40 p.m.
Race leader Chris Froome of Britain cycles during the individual time trial in the 18th stage of the Tour de France Thursday from Sallanches to Megeve, France.

Froome moves closer to third Tour de France title

By Julien Pretot, Reuters on July 21, 2016, at 5:15 p.m.

TV, radio sports schedule for July 21, 2016

on July 20, 2016, at 5:04 p.m.
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 Yellow jersey holder, Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain, prepares for the start of the 16th stage of the Tour de France Monday in Moirans-en-Montagne, France.

Dominant Chris Froome to peak for Tour de France final week

By Julien Pretot, Reuters on July 19, 2016, at 6:57 p.m.
The Team Sky rider leads Dutchman Bauke Mollema by 1 minute, 47 seconds and fellow Briton Adam Yates by 2:45.
Peter Sagan of Slovakia (left) beats Alexander Kristoff of Norway (right) at the finish line during the 16th stage of the Tour de France Monday from Moirans-en-Montagen, France to Berne, Switzerland.

Sagan edges Kristoff for third Tour de France stage win

By Julien Pretot, Reuters on July 18, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.

TV, radio sports schedule for July 18, 2016

on July 17, 2016, at 7:58 p.m.
The pack of riders cycles during the 15th stage of the Tour de France  Sunday from Bourg-en-Bresse to Culoz, France.

Froome toying with Tour de France rivals

By Julien Pretot, Reuters on July 17, 2016, at 4:50 p.m.
ORICA-BikeExchange rider Adam Yates of Britain rides in the individual time trial in the 13th stage of the Tour de France Friday from Bourg-Saint-Andeol to La Caverne du Pont-d'Arc, France.

Froome extends Tour de France lead after moment of silence

By The Sports Xchange on July 15, 2016, at 6:06 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for July 14, 2016

on July 14, 2016, at 8:20 p.m.

TV, radio sports schedule for July 15, 2016

on July 14, 2016, at 4:53 p.m.
Tour de France leader Chris Froome of Briain runs on the road after a fall during the 12th stage from Montpellier to Chalet-Reynard.

Froome retains Tour de France lead despite Ventoux chaos

By Julien Pretot, Reuters on July 14, 2016, at 4:50 p.m.

TV, radio sports schedule for July 14, 2016

on July 13, 2016, at 6:07 p.m.
The pack of riders cycles in the fog during the 10th stage of the Tour de France Tuesday from Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra to Revel, France.

Matthews breaks Tour de France jinx as Froome stays in yellow

By Julien Pretot, Reuters on July 12, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.

TV, radio sports schedule for July 12, 2016

on July 11, 2016, at 4:44 p.m.
Marcel Bastide of Orrington is training on Maine roads in an attempt to qualify for a world cycling competition in France in 2017.

Orrington cyclist training on Maine roads with sights on world competition

By Joe McLaughlin on July 10, 2016, at 7:16 p.m.
He will bypass the 2016 championships to concentrate on the 2017 event.
Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain (yellow jersey), the overall race leader, competes during the ninth stage of the Tour de France Sunday from Vielha Val d'Aran, Spain to Andorre Arcalis, Andorra.

Froome retains yellow jersey in Tour de France

By The Sports Xchange on July 10, 2016, at 6:17 p.m.