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yellow jersey??????????(6 posts)

yellow jersey??????????mollythedog
Jul 6, 2002 12:26 PM
How come armstrong did not wear the yellow jersey for the prologue today????
thanks
Special skinsuits........Dave Hickey
Jul 6, 2002 12:34 PM
It was Lance's choice not to waer it. They mentioned at the start of the prologue that the USPS team was wearing special skinsuits that were similar to the skinsuits the speedskaters wore in the Olympics. That would be my guess as to why Lance didn't wear yellow
I don't believe that he wasPecos
Jul 6, 2002 12:56 PM
allowed to wear it. He is last years champ and he hasn't won a stage yet this year. That is the reason for the Prologue - to determine who will start off it.
re: yellow jersey??????????Andrew
Jul 6, 2002 1:08 PM
In an Interview after the Prologue, Lance Armstrong said he didn't feel right wearing the yellow jersey since he hadn't earned it during this years tour yet. He was allowed to wear it since he won it last year, but chose to wear team colors on the first day instead.

Andrew
I wonder if itgrandemamou
Jul 6, 2002 4:36 PM
was some kind of secret motivation since he did not win the prologue last year. When I saw him start withou it I had a feeling he would do something special.
what, another dog?Woof the dog
Jul 6, 2002 9:44 PM
please, choose something more original.

pfffffffffff

Woof, the real dog.