Twitter gives its assessment of the grid start to Tour de France stage 17

And it wasn't overly positive...

In case you missed it, the super-short but super mountainous stage 17 of the Tour de France began with a new and innovative Formula One style grid start today, before riders went straight uphill on the Col de Peyresourde.

>>> LIVE: Tour de France 2018 stage 17 – short & brutal mountain stage through the Pyrenees

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