One normally doesn’t wake up one morning and say, hey, let’s get a bunch of guys and spinning bikes together and go on down to the Tour for some fun.
France’s Pierre Rolland with a supporter in banana costume during the 100th Tour.
Don´t worry. This bunch of nuns is proof that even God supports Tour riders.
A fan dressed as Spiderman gestures to indicate the way for cyclists between Tours and Saint-Amand-Montrond.
Each nation gets into the spirit. The enthusiasm of the Norwegian Vikings can’t be missed.
Britain’s supporters wearing dresses reading “Frommey”, in reference to Britain’s Christopher Froome, as they pose for the cameras waiting for the riders.
A supporter disguised as Santa Claus during the 100th Tour.
Didi Senft, aka The Tour Devil “El Diablo”, on his Eiffel Tower bike.
Fans carrying American and Texan flags while the pack rides by during the 90th Tour.
A guy giving bananas to riders for replenishment – the ape suit is just for fun.
Text: Pavel Eichler