Rehydration: Drinking from a roadside trough in 1958. #tdf

Bloomsbury Sport’s Tour de France Photo of the Day

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Noses in the trough
Raids on bars for drinks were common – not least because the Tour organisers limited the number of bidons they were allowed during a stage – though the riders would hydrate whenever the opportunity arose. Here some riders drink from a roadside trough in 1958.

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These photos can be found on page 92 of Tour de France 100.
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