Last year, after 106 years of the Tour de France, we finally got to see a Black cyclist ride 2,200 miles through France. Rahsaan Bahati from South LA is one of the cycling’s brightest and fastest stars, who many say can be the first Black Tour de France champion. In the interim, he’s started a foundation to get more urban youth of color in to pro-level cycling.
The Next Tour de France Winner Might Be Black
By Jorge Rivas Feb 12, 2010