Rally UHC Cycling did not shy away from the action during La Course by Le Tour de France on Friday, following through on their promise to race aggressively on the world’s biggest stage. Relive the emotions of the race through Vélofocus’ lense from the small southwestern village of Pau.
Krista Doebel-Hickok steps off the team bus to make sure her Garmin is synced and ready to go.
Emma White focused ahead of the race.
Team soigneurs en route to the feedzone.
It’s France. Everyone has a bike.
White, Doebel-Hickok, and Bergen roll to the start.
The peloton eagerly anticipating the end of the neutral zone.
A fan paints names on the road ahead of the peloton’s arrival.
A fellow RallyCat no doubt!
Sara Poidevin was positioned well for the first climb of the day.
Poidevin responding to the day’s first major attack.
The field was all together entering the second circuit.
Doebel-Hickok and White riding together on the day’s main climb.
There was no mistaking where the race took place.
Sarah Bergen leans hard into a corner.
Kristabel Doebel-Hickok chasing the front group late in the race.
Canadian crit champ Allison Beveridge swapped her Maple Leaf jersey for orange.
Bergen settling into a group on Côte de Gelos.
Pau was a beautiful location for the year’s La Course.
The final climb topped out at 350 meters to go.
The peloton was in pieces on the final lap of racing.
Kristabel Doebel-Hickok was the team’s top finisher in 46th.