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Tour of Britain II

By Martyn_U  
Here is another image from my day out at the TOB. This image was taken at the Cockerham sprint. Unfortunately I missed the shot of the sprint due to a TV camera motorbike getting between the line and me, something I did not consider when positioning myself. However, I had to make do with the peloton going by. Hope you like it.

Tags: Sports and action

Voters: stevoe_mc, CurtainTwitcher, KTM112 and 5 more

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KTM112 13 1 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2009 8:14AM
Good shot, plenty of action
whipspeed 17 4.2k 22 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2009 2:45PM
The motorbike cameras are difficult to get round. I found that when I went to Milton Keynes for the city centre race, the bike was just in front of the lead riders the whole time.
You have however managed to get a nice shot of Rob Hayles here.
19 Sep 2009 4:15PM
The pro togs get very angry when the bikes stick too close to the riders and block shots, you'll quite often see a photographer telling them to speed up a bit!
Alan_Coles 16 178 11 Wales
4 Nov 2009 9:11PM
Good shot of the peloton.

Sadly a close friend of mine lost his life last year in the P2P when his bike went from under him on a oil patch and the outrider who was riding close behind slipped also and went over the top of him....he was rding for CSC the the company he worked for.


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