Le Grand Depart – Once in a Lifetime

Today’s colour is Unmellow Yellow. I felt it was fitting to share photos from a very unmellow yellow day back in 2014 when we celebrated Le Grand Depart of The Tour De France coming to Yorkshire, England.

I am not a fan of cycling or sport in general, however, I knew this was a once in a lifetime experience. This was a fantastic community event. People decorated outside their houses, shops decorated their windows and the whole area went unmellow yellow!

The atmosphere was brilliant. The sun was shining. We knew we were witness to something special. Who knew cyclists could go so fast. The speed and the intensity of the race was incredible. The community coming together to share, enjoy and celebrate. A day to be truly proud to be from Yorkshire. 

 

#coloryourworld 120 Days of Crayola

 

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8 thoughts on “Le Grand Depart – Once in a Lifetime

  1. Ah great memories. We saw day one from on top of Buttertubs.One of the rare times I actually climbed a hill recently! We were also really really fortunate enough to be in Paris and see it end that year too.:)

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