Our Tour de France Stage 8 online roadside party is sponsored by @JulieHarden
Cycling addict, warm weather junkie, world traveler.
Tune into your favorite live broadcast of the Tour de France on Saturday, July 9 at 8 AM and then join us here for witty banter with Neil Browne and other cycling fans!
This is the first mountainous stage of the 2011 Tour. While not brutal enough to ruin any of the favorite’s GC hopes, the yellow jersey will probably switch from the sprinter who, more than likely, has been wearing it.