The 2020 edition of the tour de france will start in nice in the south of france it was announced on monday. The opening stage on july 2 will be a 13 kilometer flat run around the capital.
Nice will host its second grand depart having previously seen the race set off in 1981 with a bernard hinault prologue victory.
Tour de france 2021 route map. 2018 tour de france to start in the vendee. Franck jensen lord mayor of copenhagen. The start of the 2020 tour known as the grand depart will be in nice.
The race will begin with a 13k individual time trail in copenhagen. The tour de france could return to the uk in 2021 as one of a number of cycling events that uk sport is aiming to bring to britain over the coming years. It is an honor to have the grand depart in copenhagen.
This will be the second occasion that the city has held the grand depart the first being for the 1981 tour de france. The 2021 tour de france will be the 108th edition of the tour de france one of cyclings three grand toursthe start of the 2021 tour known as the grand depart will be in the danish capital of copenhagen and the southern part of denmarkthis will be the first occasion on which the tour de france has visited denmark. From stage 5 onwards when riders face the first climbs in the vosges mountains until the last days ride from rambouillet to paris riders will be contending with mainly hill country or mountains every day but two stages 7 and 11 with.
The grand depart in 2021 will be the biggest sport event in denmark ever. The tour de france 2019 route details and map in english. Copenhagen denmark ap the tour de france will start in denmark in 2021 beginning with a ride in copenhagen followed by two more stages around the country.
The tour de france will visit denmark for the first time in 2021. The best cycling city in the world welcomes the greatest cycling race in the world. The 2020 tour de france will be the 107th edition of the tour de france one of cyclings three grand tours.
Thrills throughout the peloton the 2019 tour de france podium with the youngest winner of the yellow jersey in the history of the race egan bernal ahead of his ineos team mate geraint thomas and dutchman steven kruijswijk was constructed throughout three weeks of twists and turns. Tour de france 2020. Route and stages edition 107 of the tour de france starts on 27 june 2020 on the cote dazur in the south of france.
Two more stages will follow with a rest day after that. The 2019 tour is a race for hill climbers. It is a tremendous honour for copenhagen to host the grand depart of the tour de france in 2021.