Australians offer shocked condolences for Amy Gillett

By John Trevorrow in Pau

The crash in Germany on Monday that killed Amy Gillett and injured five riders from the Australian team has deeply affected the Australian contingent at the Tour. All the Australians at the Tour de France were in shock today; the riders, the journos, the workers and the fans. Some of the cyclists knew the girls well, while others only well enough to say hi. But they all looked forlorn and seemed to have that emptiness and sadness that comes with losing a comrade.

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