LOTTO TEAM RIDER MARIO AERTS OF BELGIUM IN ACTION DURING THE FIFTEENTH
STAGE OF THE TOUR DE FRANCE.
Lotto team rider Mario Aerts of Belgium climbs to Les Deux-Alpes to
take the second place in the 226km fifteenth stage of the 89th Tour de
France cycling race from Vaison-la-Romaine to Les Deux Alpes July 23,
2002. Kelme team rider Santiago Botero of Colombia won the stage and US
Postal team rider Lance Armstrong retained the race leader's yellow
jersey. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard