4 Days of Introduction Stage 3: Every Bike Race -- A Mini Odyssey

Season 2, Episode 3,  Jan 17, 05:31 PM

"Before discussing the heroes themselves, let us compare the adventures of these journeys. When one sees the route of the Grand Tours circling or sometimes zig-zagging around or across France, Italy, and Spain, does not the map of Odysseus’ plotted route around the Mediterranean quickly come to mind? Are there not similarities between the winds that blow Odysseus off course constantly compared to the crosswinds that denotate and ravage a bicycle race?"