The Wisdom Group
If you gather a bunch of recreational cyclists together to participate in a bike trip to the Tour de France, you will encounter a broad range of skills, strengths, ages, and experience.
the Col de Peyresourde, and the Superbagneres ski station. I am sure there were some Performance riders who did every K and every
The best day for me included the stunningly picturesque climb of the massive Col du Tourmelet, with viewing of the Tour de France at our rendezvous spot just short of the summit. There was a great lunch waiting for anyone who made the 18 K climb, which was everybody in every group. There were sandwiches and beer, sodas and chips, salads and deserts. Then that other tour swept through, the Tour de France. The Thomson tour followed quickly with a short hard push over the summit and a long and sweeping descent to the
As the founder of the Wisdom Group, I had to set an example. I chose to ride the sag wagon from Ste Marie to the top of the
If Thomson himself sees things my way, there will be a new Thomson Bike Tours trip next year, called ?Famous Descents of the Tour de France?. No climbing necessary. Great hotels, great food, great scenery, and open only to members of the Wisdom Group.