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The pack climbs towards Glandon pass during the Tour de France's nineteenth stage, which covered 127.8 miles and gained over 16,000 feet elevation, starting in Bourg-d'Oisans and finishing in Le Grand-Bornand, France, on Friday July 19.
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John Gadret of France , right, and Spain's Alejandro Valverde, break away from the group with overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain during the nineteenth stage of the Tour de France.
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The pack rides through the French Alps.
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First published July 19 2013, 12:34 PM