Wednesday July 15th, 2015

Stage 11Pau / Cauterets - Vallée de Saint-Savin

Start 12h05 (Local time)

Jean-Christophe Peraud: «Let's hope for better days»

interview15.07.2015Stage 11- Pau / Cauterets - Vallée de Saint-Savin

Second overall a year ago, France's Jean-Christophe Peraud struggled again in stage 11, finishing 21'44» behind Rafal Majka.

“I'm not at the level I hoped for. The first week went well, but as soon as we're in the mountain, I can't follow the best. I can't make it. The heat plays a role but not only. The legs matter too. No legs plus the heat, it's difficult. In the end didn't have a lot to hope for. I just decided to make it to the finish hoping for better days.”

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