In order to test the 5-6 players variant and the Grand Tour, I needed more riders. As it would have been difficult to play with the base colors, I decided to paint the miniatures.
When I was a kid, I owned toy metal riders with the teams of the late sixties. This is reason why I chose to paint teams of the Tour de France 69. I found useful data on this website Le Dico du Tour.
Here is the result :
I also printed a small screen to put on each player board in order to identify easily the team controlled.
For the Grand Tour variant - Sprinter and Rouleur versions