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Sylvain Georges, AG2R La Mondiale, winner of California’s stage 6

May 19, 2012

Sylvain Georges crossed the uphill finish line of stage 6 of the Amgen Tour of California solo, rolled as far as his bike would take him on momentum, and collapsed onto the ground surrounded by a sea of photographers. He still wore the victor’s spoils on his cheeks at the press conference.

Sylvain Georges after his Amgen Tour of California stage 6 victory

“I didn’t think I would win,” Georges said after the race. “It’s a bit of a shock.”

Did he go to sleep without washing his face?

From → Road Racing

  1. I was standing in my living room cheering for him. What a ride and beautiful victory!

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