Not all race trophies are created equal

We all know stage winners at the Tour de France receive a cuddly lion. But ASO certainly don’t have a mortgage on unique prizes. Here’s just a small selection, inspired by Team Sky’s Peter Kennaugh who won the Tour of Austria overnight – and received a giant salami for his troubles. Know of any others? Be sure to let us know…


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Amstel- mmm beer Valverde-camembert-2008 Contador shares the podium with a Saint Bernard dog after winning the 15th stage of the 96th Tour de France cycling race between Pontarlier and Verbier

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2 thoughts on “Not all race trophies are created equal

  1. Have you photo-shopped the Greipel pic?
    I don’t know if that is “Shoulder arms” or Andre positively bursting with pride!

    Slightly off topic, I recall Federer being gifted a cow.

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