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|French to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|French term or phrase: peloton|
|Used in professional cycling. It is the main group of riders but I am looking for an "official" defintion.|
I know a lot of native-English speaking cycling freaks over here in the French Alps and they always say peloton - quite naturally using the French word when talking about a sport that was developed so much here in France.
See the following:
Breaking Away Tour de France, James A. Peters - [ Traduire cette page ]
... crossing the line first and the peloton awarded the same time. ... is where I bid adieu
to the Tour as it continued on to ... More on Europe More on France.
Description: A personal account of a vacation consisting of riding the first five stages of the Tour de France.
Catégorie: Recreation > Travel > Travelogues > Personal > Europe > France
www.travel-library.com/europe/france/trip-peters.html - 13k - Copie cachée - Pages similaires
LanceArmstrong.com - 2001 Tour de France Coverage - [ Traduire cette page ]
... 2001 News -. Stage Reports. Mission Accomplished! 7/29 - The ... opened, and the 2001
Tour de France is OVER - Lance ... criterium as the peloton careened around the ...
www.lancearmstrong.com/lance/online.nsf/html/tdf01main - 35k - Copie cachée - Pages similaires
www.cyclingnews.com presents the 88th Tour de France 2001 - [ Traduire cette page ]
... Once the final results of the fast, rolling time trial are known, the Tour De France
2001 peloton will take the TGV train to Orleans for the final two stages. ...
Description: Terrific 2001 Tour coverage, with plenty of inside information on the teams and riders. Complete start...
Catégorie: Sports > Cycling > Racing > Tour de France
BikeRide.com - Cycling in the Pacific Northwest and Around ... - [ Traduire cette page ]
... names team for ‘cross world's VeloNews.com / January 3, 2002 The Daily Peloton
Chat with Sean Yates TheDailyPeloton.com / January 1, 2002 Levi Speaks about ...
Description: Mostly North West related road cyling info. Although national and international competition is reported....
Catégorie: Sports > Cycling > Regional > North America > United States
www.bikeride.com/ - 25k - 14 Jan 2002
Secrets of the peleton - [ Traduire cette page ]
... Your definitive guide to the skills that form the basis of the modern peloton.
(All content in this site is fictional and intended as humorous).
Description: A humorous look at the world of professional cycling in the form of cartoons.
Catégorie: Recreation > Humor > Sports
www.planetpeloton.com - [ Traduire cette page ]
... here for latest race results. Contact Planet Peloton
Need more info? Click here to drop us a line.
Description: Division 1 and Division 2 professional cycling teams and international and regional cycling event...
Catégorie: Business > Industries > Arts and Entertainment > Sports > Management
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Local time: 09:29
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This is the term usually used in English - it basically means the mass group of riders together in the middle of alal contestants i.e. excluding the leaders and the stragglers.
Local time: 15:29
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