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Old 07-06-2010, 07:16 AM   #29
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Originally Posted by 813wilson View Post
Cindy, comparing the TDF to marathons is a flawed analogy. Numerous runners have won marathons more than once - agreed, not seven in a row, though.
Cycling is a team sport, Lance had a great team (and domestiques) all those years he won. In a marathon, it's just you vs. 1000 other people.

In cycling, the winner will give the prize money to the rest of his team since he'll make more money off of endorsements anyway.
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