Tour de France Photo Gallery: The Scary Six
Heading into the second rest day, the race saw a lot of unreal moments happen. More crashes and even a mid race run, we are happy to bring you seven images to tell the story of the past six stages.
Adrien Petit (Direct Energie) descends into the dense fog of stage 10.
This fearsome four took on the rest of the peloton to stay away by just six seconds on stage 11. (Left to right: Peter Sagan, Geraint Thomas, Christopher Froome and Maciej Bodnar.
The running man. Without a doubt the most crazy thing to happen in this years tour was in stage 12, where the leaders ran into the back of a motorcycle and Froome took off running without his bike.
Tom Dumoulin (Giant – Alpecin) had a good run in the first time trial, placing the fastest time of the day.
The selfie is alive and well here at the Tour this year and so are the fans. Here is a fan taking a pic with Winner Anacona (Movistar).
From the crazy rain and hail of last week, the riders returned to some extreme heat. Here is Wout Poels (Team Sky) dousing himself with a cold bottle of water.
This week, we finally hit some bigger climbs and with that came some breathtaking views.
A perfectly timed bike throw by Peter Sagan just barely edged out Alexander Kristoff on stage 16.