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I've seen a bunch but this one got me chuckling...

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Is there a video out yet that captures another angle? One that shows why the motorcycle had to stop.
It had to stop because people in front did not move out of the way.
Check the Tour twitter, or a couple of racer's twitters, Froome and Porte, and their team twitters. There are videos from the motorcycle's dashcams front and rear. I repeat, dashcams, not the TV camera. All these may have been taken down by now though.
You can see a closeup of Porte smash his face into the back of the moto. I am surprised he didn't have any broken teeth or a cut lip. He's a tough little fella, got to give him that. It looked like he hit the back fender with his mouth.
 

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The flame rouge incident would be hilarious if it weren't deliberate. No way it was an accident- timing was too perfect.

What exactly caused Froome to run? Is there a biathlon trial??
 

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Crash with like 600m to go on mountain stage due to massive crowds after race got shortened due to wind at summit, and not enough crowd control barriers after course was changed. 3 riders including Froome crashed into a motorcycle, then second motorcycle rode over Froome's bike and broke it (note: nobody seems to be blaming the motos this time, seems to be due to crowd).

From carried his bike (as per rules) for a few yards but then dropped it and kept running, waiting for maybe neutral car or teammate to give him a bike since he knew his team car was like 5 minutes away. Finally he got a neutral bike but only rode a few hundred meters on it because pedals weren't right. By then finally he got either a teammate's bike or bike from team car (I think the latter). But lost massive time due to the issue... race jury ended up changing times so that he and one of the other guys in the crash got the same time as the guy who didn't have as many problems, and so Froome retained the yellow jersey.
 

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Thanks! I figured it was a crash toward the end. Didn't realize the crowd had become so unruly, damn. Looks like the fans are abusing their freedom more so than usual this year, that sucks.
 

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This thread needs some Forest Gump/Froome GIFS.
 

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These are great, keep em coming!
I saw a post somewhere with someone saying that Froom shold have been DQ'd it was so frustrating. I don't get how fans wait ours to the crowd the race.
 

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Thanks! I figured it was a crash toward the end. Didn't realize the crowd had become so unruly, damn. Looks like the fans are abusing their freedom more so than usual this year, that sucks.
Definitely many idiot fans, but also in this particular case things were made worse because they had to move the finish line 5-6km down the mountain. So there were literally thousands of people who usually camp at the top of the mountain for days and wait for the race that had to hike down to the new finish area... more people, less room.
 
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