This year Tour de France will be fought without Jean-Paul Brouchon.
Jean-Paul Brouchon commented live 44 Tour de France, 20 of them aboard motorcycles.
His passion was cycling. He also ran a blog, about cycling of course. His last post was about last sunday "Critérium du Dauphiné" 7th stage result, he had no sufficient time to publish the overall ranking for his blog followers, he was hospitalized urgently...
Jean-Paul Brouchon, born september 1938 and passed away on June 17th 2011 due to a long illness, was a french sport journalist.
Jean-Paul was very respected by all french people who followed the Tour de France on TV and Radios.
Books by Jean-Paul Brouchon: