LA ROCHELLE, France – It was a day of rest like no other for the Tour de France group. Runners would normally have taken a Monday time off with friends and family, but this year is different. In addition to their recovery routine, the remaining 166 runners have remained in their own “bubble” as they underwent coronavirus tests that will decide if they can continue running.
“It’s disturbing, but you have to be patient,” said Frenchman Warren Barguil. “We will see our families in Paris on September 20. “