In this final installment of our exclusive photos from the 2008 Tour de Deauville Cycliste, Frenchman Thomas Voeckler gets a new bike.
2008 Tour de Deauville Cycliste: Thomas Voeckler and his Bouygues Telecom
team decide to use race radios following Voeckler's crash on Saturday.
Bouygues Telecom's attempt to turn back
the clock on cycling thus comes to an end.
Or does it?
2008 Tour de Deauville Cycliste: Thomas Voeckler on his new team-issue bike
at the start yesterday of the final stage. It's an 1870 Penny Farthing which, according to wikipedia,
"was the first true bicycle with which actual speed and distance could be achieved in a practical manner".
Sounds like a good choice. Allez Thomas!