Australian pioneers

Today the women's peloton makes a triumphant return to Paris's Avenue de Champs Élysées 30 years after the first Tour de France feminine to race La Course by Le Tour de France. While the new peloton of 2014 is looking forward to the one-day 89km event, when the Australian national team of the late-1980's raced on the Champs Élysées, it was a celebratory lap of victory having completed La Grande Boucle.

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