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8 curious facts about Strava in the Tour de France

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We summarize the 8 most curious facts of what we have from Tour de France

1. 25% of the platoon is on Strava
An average of 48 cyclists have uploaded their activities on Strava during the Tour de France. That's 25% of the platoon.

2 Speeds of 63km / h in a time trial
Michael Kwiatkowski finished second in the first time trial of the Tour de France 15 seconds behind Geraint Thomas registering speeds of up to 63 km / h: ttps: //www.strava.com/activities/1062799983

3. The three most prominent segments
Col d'Agnès - Michael Kwiatkowski https://www.strava.com/segments/622162
Peyragudes - Romain Bardet https://www.strava.com/segments/14970930
Port de Balès - Ten Dam retains the KOM it achieved in 2014 https://www.strava.com/segments/5526966

5 The 100.000 barrier
Laurens ten Dam made a remarkable mark on Strava: exceed 100.000 followers on Strava
https://www.strava.com/pros/186522

6 Q & A with Marcus Burghardt
Did you know that athletes can now post on Strava? At the moment, 36 athletes around the world are testing this functionality that will soon be available to everyone. During the Tour de France, cyclist Marcus Burghardt answered users' questions through one of these posts: https://www.strava.com/athletes/1803986/posts/601309 . This functionality will be available to the Strava community soon.

7 National pride for Warren Barguil
On July 9, Warren Barguil was on the verge of winning the stage in a very tight sprint with Rigoberto Urán (https://www.strava.com/activities/1075552910) However, on the 14th, the national day of France, the Frenchman managed to remove his thorn in a very fast stage where he finally imposed himself on the group of escaped: https://www.strava.com/activities/1083346950

8. The mountain comes again
In stage 17 between Le Mure and Serre Chevalier, Thibaut Pinot will try to keep the KOM he has by climbing the Croix de Fer (https://www.strava.com/segments/618585). Cyclists must also face the mythical Col du Telegraph and Col du Galibier, the last great KOM'S of this Tour 2017.

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