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American Vande Velde crashes out of Tour de France

Garmin-Sharp rider Christian Vande Velde of the U.S. cycles during the individual time trial in the ninth stage of the 99th Tour de France c
Garmin-Sharp rider Christian Vande Velde of the U.S. cycles during the individual time trial in the ninth stage of the 99th Tour de France c

ALBI, France (Reuters) - American Christian Vande Velde is out of the Tour de France after being involved in a crash early in the seventh stage.

Organizers said Vande Velde withdrew following a mass pile-up after 11-km.

He was one of Garmin-Sharp's top contenders along with fellow American Andrew Talansky, Irishman Dan Martin and Canadian Ryder Hesjedal.

Vande Velde also sustained a shoulder problem after crashing on Wednesday.

(Reporting by Julien Pretot; editing by Tony Jimenez)

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