Joe Chappell, left, and Bill Gorton of Lexington were among 26 cyclists who rode five days along the Tour de France route in July.
Joe Chappell, left, and Bill Gorton of Lexington were among 26 cyclists who rode five days along the Tour de France route in July.
Joe Chappell, left, and Bill Gorton of Lexington were among 26 cyclists who rode five days along the Tour de France route in July.

Lexington pair followed dream to Tour de France

August 08, 2010 12:00 AM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.