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2018 Tour de France

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Stage 1 of the Tour de France today! 

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Television coverage has gotten better over the years--or at least more available.  (I remember when it was carried by Outdoor Life Network or something few years ago, and my cable company didn't carry that network, so I'm happy that NBCSN has it now.)

I won't have time to watch most of it, of course, but I'll still have my DVR set to record every day.  The big time crunch will be when the TDF and the Open Championship are both on. Which to watch?? (First world problems.) 

As last year, Lance Armstrong is doing a daily podcast covering the event ("themove" through wedu.team).

Anyone else following it?

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With so much going on now, WC, Wimbledon, regular season MLB, Open Championship coming up, this kind of gets lost, but agree, way way easier to watch now and I like that announcer, Phil something? Will probably skim through it via Hulu Live, there's a highlight show and don't even have to dvr live coverage.

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It’s lost is appeal with past scandals. Not that I was under any illusions of it being a clean sport to begin with. But the same has happened with other pro sports for me too. That and I have more than enough stuff that I do that, except golf, I really don’t bother watching anymore. 

 I gotta say that even with drugs, blood doping etc, it is still one heck of tough game to be in

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