Tour de France 2020 : Grand Départ in Nice

With Paris-Nice or the Tour de France, the pages of cycling history have often been written in Nice and its surrounding area. The best riders in the world will again have the opportunity to express their power and talent at the Grand Départ of the Tour de France 2020, which will be organised in Nice and the towns that make up its urban community.

This return to...


Tour de France-FNSEA prizes: Haute-Saône wins big time!

The "Farmers love Le Tour" prizes were awarded at the Agricultural Show this morning in the presence of FNSEA president Christiane Lambert and Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme. The first prize went to farmers in Haute-Saône. Solidarity will be the theme of the 2018 contest.

As Italian champion Fabio Aru soared towards his first ever Tour de France...


Dictée du Tour : a whole season of cycling and writing!

« Christian Prudhomme likes to say that "The champions of childhood are the champions of life» when asked about events for children. This resonates even more with the Dictée du Tour, which helps children to discover cycling, their regions and the French language. The second edition of this fun yet important test will take place in all towns and local communities...


Tour de France 2019 : Brusells introduces the Grand Depart

The 106th Tour de France will begin with two stages around the Belgian and European capital, including a team time trial.

The Grand Départ will be the opportunity to celebrate two landmarks as the Maillot Jaune will become a centenarian in 2019, 50 years after Eddy Merckx claimed his maiden Tour victory.

Brussels can't wait for its Grand Départ....


Teams selection for the 2018 Tour de France

The organisers of the Tour de France have chosen the teams that will take part in the 105th edition of the Tour de France (July 7-29).

In accordance with Union Cycliste Internationale rules, the following eighteen UCI WorldTeams are automatically invited to the race:


AG2R La Mondiale (FRA)

Astana Pro Team (KAZ)

Bahrain - Merida (BRN)



Continental becomes official partner of the Tour de France

Christian Prudhomme, Director of the Tour de France, and Nikolai Setzer, member of the Executive Board of Continental AG responsible for Corporate Purchasing and head of the  Tire division agree on a five-year sponsorship deal Continental to supply tires for the main official organization cars of the Tour Tire manufacturer has a long tradition of developing and manufacturing...


Chris Froome: “A 65 km stage is a brand-new speciality

A 3,329km race route, a significant number of kilometres on the cobblestones, a dirt track on the Plateau des Glières, mountain stages with varied formats, including an ultra-dynamic 65km stage finishing on the Col de Portet pass… the highlights of the 2018 Tour de France had the audience present at the Palais des Congrès convention centre in Paris hungry...


Terrains to be built

We’re not surprised to recognize ourselves in the words of Anatole France who ordered his contemporaries: “Let us not miss out on the past. It is only with the past that we build the future”. The Tour de France has always espoused the history of its country, even becoming one of its characters: respected like an old person whose memory might be mentioned while...


2018 Tour de France:new places to build

Unveiled at the Palais de Congrès convention centre in Paris in front of nearly 4,000 spectators, the race route for the 105th edition of the Tour de France, which will be held from 7-29 July 2018, proposes different race formats and conditions. Boldness will be a prerequisite on every stage!

Among the highlights and new additions to the 2018 route, the pack will...


Waiting for their Tour...

Key points:The route and detailed programme for the 2018 Tour de France, which will be held from 7-29 July, 2018, will be announced next Tuesday 17 October at the Palais des Congrès in Paris.Chris Froome, Romain Bardet and Mark Cavendish who starred in this year's Tour will have the best seats in the house to learn about the stages that will follow the Grand Départ...

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