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Tour de France 2020 Route stage 18: Méribel

Le tour de france 2020 stages

Another point of note is the avoidance of the race's legendary climbs. On all occasions the mountainous route through the interior of the Provence resulted in exciting races. By road: 940 kms from Paris by highways A6 and A7. An opportunity to show as soon as the early days of the race that Nice and its magnificent territory have what it takes to offer a fine and beautiful introduction. The peloton leaves the medieval town of Sisteron to head for Dévoluy. Following a short stint in the valley the Col des Aravis appears — 6. There will be a total of eight mountain stages - four of which will be summit finishes - three hilly days, four flat stages and one individual time trial.

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2020 Tour de France

Le tour de france 2020 stages

The first proper uphill test takes the shape of the Col de Ceyssat, an ascent of 11. This section of the Tour is being marketed locally as 'The Maritime Escape'. The riders drop back down into Nice. Stage 1: Saturday, June 27, Nice Moyen Pays to Nice - 170km The first stage is interesting because unlike most sprint stages other than Paris , it offers more than one chance to see the riders whiz by. The mountain road is narrow and features a dizzying series of hairpins, while the summit lies at an elevation of 1,609 metres.

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Tour de France 2020: Route map, stages, live TV coverage and all you need to know

Le tour de france 2020 stages

While last year's Tour de France took place almost entirely in the eastern half of France, the 2020 Tour will be almost all in the southern half of the country and will not involve any stages outside France. The odds are actually quite high that the sprinter that will have captured it the previous day, could struggle as soon as the climb up to the Col de la Colmiane which will only be the first difficulty to face on this very mountainous day close to 3700m of cumulated elevation. The descent runs onto the Col de Saisies, which is another long ascent 15 kilometres although the average gradient is moderate at 5. Five years ago, Luc, Christine and Fabienne, three professionals in the hotel and restaurant industry, embarked on the Socca Chips® adventure. Read more about the of the 2020 Tour de France, or take a look at the. Main article: The 2020 Tour de France will consist of 22 teams.

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2020 Tour de France

Le tour de france 2020 stages

There is also a mountain finish in the Auvergne with riders finishing at the Pas de Peyrol 1589 metres , near the top of the Puy Mary. They were the best riders in a huge breakaway. If the gaps are small, the positions on the podium could dramatically change. Instead, lesser-known climbs like the Pyramide du Bugey, Orcieres-Merlette and Puy Mary make the cut. No Alpe d'Huez, Mont Ventoux, Galibier, Tourmalet, Aspin or Glandon. A fierce battle of climbers on only the second day of the race. Indeed, this event is a springboard for Socca Chips® but also for the local economic dynamics.

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Official route of Tour de France 2020

Le tour de france 2020 stages

Amounting to 191 kilometres, the race leads from Châtel-Guyon to a summit finish on Puy Mary. So the finale is played out on familiar ground. A will also be launched in February to encourage local production and the Made in France. Bonus seconds They will be distributed at the finish of each normal stage and will offer respectively 10, 6 and 4 seconds to the first three. Daniel Felipe Martínez took the spoils 6 seconds ahead of Miguel Ángel López with Nicolas Edet and Simon Yates another 14 seconds further behind. Almost 40 years ago, the 1981 edition also started from Nice, where Bernard Hinault made another show of strength and class.

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Tour de France 2020: Route and stages

Le tour de france 2020 stages

The Grand Depart will see two stages based around Nice, capital of the Provence-Cote d'Azur region on the Mediterranean coast. But before that, the riders will have already crossed the finish line twice. The 2020 Tour de France will be the 107th edition of race, with a Grand Depart from the blue sea of the Mediterranean at Nice on the Cote d'Azur. Those in love with the Tour are both romantics and aesthetes. There will be four new climbs: Col de la Lusette and Suc au May in the Massif central, Col de la Hourcère in the Pyrenees and Col de la Loze in the Alps as well as the one to the Col de la Madeleine by a sinuous road. The prefecture of the Alpes Maritimes department is also an annual fixture of the cycling calendar with the Race to the Sun, often providing nail-biting finales. The race consists of three loops in the highly picturesque surroundings of the Mediterranean town.

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