D-100 : THE ROAD IS OPEN

Monday, March 27th

100 days before hosting the Grand Départ of the Tour de France, the city of Düsseldorf has become a true cycling capital in all its forms. Between the results of the Tour de France Dictation, the... Read more

Tour de France China Criterium : The Tour de France in...

Wednesday, March 22nd

When the passion for cycling is expressed, the Tour de France responds. With nearly 450 million bicycles, China is the world's leading bicycle power! While none of these riders' names appear in the... Read more

The Tour de France Dictation : 5,000 pupils ready to...

Thursday, March 23rd

“The champions of our childhood are the champions for our lives”. This phrase that Tour de France Director Christian Prudhomme likes to reiterate will take on extra meaning this Friday March... Read more

Roger Pingeon —the wader takes flight

Tuesday, March 21st

Roger Pingeon, the winner of the 1967 Tour de France, passed away at the age of 76 in the early hours of Sunday. He will be remembered as a rider with a great sense of panache. Read more

2018 Tour to start on Passage du Gois

Tuesday, February 28th

The peloton has already got a taste of the mysterious Passage du Bois, which has so far remained above the waves while the Tour de France rides over it. The opening stage of the 2011 edition... Read more

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2017 Tour de France : teams selection

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The organisers of the Tour de France have chosen the teams that will take part in the 104th edition (July 1-23).

The organisers of the Tour de France have chosen the teams that will take part in the 104th edition (July 1-23). 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)
BMC Racing Team (USA)
Bora – Hansgrohe (Ger)
Cannondale Drapac Professional Cycling Team (USA)
FDJ (Fra)
Lotto Soudal (Bel)
Movistar Team (Spa)
Orica - Scott (Aus)
Quick-Step Floors (Bel)
Team Dimension Data (RSA)
Team Katusha - Alpecin (Sui)
Team Lotto NL - Jumbo (Nld)
Team Sky (GBR)
Team Sunweb (Ger)
Trek – Segafredo (USA)
UAE Abu Dhabi (UAE)

In addition to these eighteen teams, the organisers have awarded the following wildcards:
Cofidis, Solutions Crédits (Fra)
Direct Energie (Fra)
Fortuneo - Vital Concept (Fra)
Wanty – Groupe Gobert (Bel)

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Since it was founded, Amaury Sport Organisation has been involved in various sponsorship and philanthropy activities. It is the generosity of sport that can be found in a certain number of initiatives aiming to invest in the workings of the disciplines themselves (sponsorship of the French Federation of Cycling), in a humanitarian and social framework, (Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque, Actions Dakar, Un Techo Para Mi Pais) or in the environmental sphere (Madre De Dios, selective sorting, etc.). Read more

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