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At the Simon table(6 posts)

At the Simon tableDjudd
Jul 19, 2001 5:45 PM
Four brothers all have worn the yellow jersey, what must that dinner table be like at family gatherings? A few too many glasses of wine and Pascal is challenging everyone to a short time trial to the end of the block and back.
is it just me or.....James1
Jul 19, 2001 9:30 PM
Does Simon look like he is about 50 years old? Man that guy looks old!
Not just you...Dave W.
Jul 20, 2001 8:16 AM
I was thinking the same thing. You can see the lines in his face from about 100 feet away. Maybe he's 27 but never used sunscreen? How old is he, anyway?
He's 32 <nm>Old Guy
Jul 20, 2001 10:07 AM
...but he's French, so he looks 50.Old Guy
Jul 20, 2001 10:08 AM
re: At the Simon tablemr_spin
Jul 20, 2001 8:13 AM
I think only two have won the yellow jersey. The current Simon (Francois?) is the only one never to have won a stage. Last year, he made a pretty good attempt into his hometown of Troyes, but was chased down by the peloton in the final Ks.

Forget dinner--what is a "friendly" ride around the block like?