One step at a time for Klöden

Another of T-Mobile's 2005 Tour hopefuls is Andreas Klöden. The 29 year-old has had a rather inauspicious start to the year, where he pulled out of his last race at La Flèche Wallonne, now over a month ago.

Since then, last year's runner-up at the Tour de France has been focusing on his endurance, training for six and a half to seven hours a day around his home base in Switzerland, and says he is improving with each ride.

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