Five Key Stages That Will Factor In The 2015 Tour de France

by Barnaby CHESTERMAN PARIS, Oct 22, 2014 (AFP) - Following the announcement of the 2015 Tour de France route in Paris on Wednesday, Bicycle.net looks at five key stages where the race will be won or lost: Stage 2: Utrecht to Zeeland, 166km This is one of two stages where the weather could play a crucial and decisive role in determining the outcome not just of the stage … [Read more...]

2015 Tour de France 21 Stages Featuring Alpe d’Huez

PARIS, Oct 22, 2014 (AFP) - A list of the 21 stages of the 3,344km 2015 edition of the Tour de France announced in Paris on Wednesday: Stage 1: Saturday July 4 - Utrecht, 14km individual timetrial 2: Sunday July 5 - Utrecht to Zeeland, 166km 3: Monday July 6 - Antwerp to Huy, 154km 4: Tuesday July 7 - Seraing to Cambrai, 221km 5: Wednesday July 8 - Arras to Amiens, 189km … [Read more...]

The 2015 Giro d’ Italia Route and Stages Covers 3,481km

MILAN, Oct 06, 2014 - The route for the 2015 Giro d'Italia, which will cover 3,481.8km and run from May 9 to May 31, was revealed on Monday. Here is a look at the 21 stages: May 9: Stage 1 - San Lorenzo al Mare - Sanremo, 17.6km (team time-trial) May 10: Stage 2 - Albenga - Genoa, 173km May 11: Stage 3 - Rapallo - Sestri Levante, 136km May 12: Stage 4 - Chiavari - La … [Read more...]

The Five Key Stages In The 2014 Tour de France

LEEDS, United Kingdom, July 03, 2014 (AFP) - With the Tour de France starting in Leeds on Saturday, AFP looks at five key stages where the race could be won or lost. Stage 5, Wednesday July 9 Ypres-Arenberg Porte du Hainaut, 155.5km For a mostly flat stage of just over 150km this might seem a surprising choice but it is the nine sections and 15.4km of cobbles that makes this … [Read more...]

The Tour de France Twenty One Stages of 2014

PARIS, June 30, 2014 - Here is the list of the 21 stages of the 2014 Tour de France, beginning in Leeds on Saturday: Stage 1: Saturday, July 5 - Leeds, England, to Harrogate, England, 191 kilometres (119 miles) Stage 2: Sunday, July 6 - York, England, to Sheffield, England, 198km Stage 3: Monday, July 7 - Cambridge, England, to London, 159km Stage 4: Tuesday, July 8 - Le … [Read more...]

2014 Amgen Tour of California Stages and Teams

LOS ANGELES, May 09, 2014 - Stages of the 2014 Tour of California that starts on Sunday in Sacramento and ends on Sunday, May 18 in Thousand Oaks: Stage 1: 120 miles (193.1 km) Starting and finishing in Sacramento Stage 2: 12.5 miles (20.1 km) Individual time trial in Folsom Stage 3: 108.5 miles (174.5 km) From San Jose to Mount Diablo State Park Stage 4: 102.6 miles 9165.1 … [Read more...]

The Giro d’Italia 2014 Stages, All 21

MILAN, May 08, 2014 - A list of the 21 stages on the 3449.9 km-long Giro d'Italia, the 97th edition of which begins in Belfast on Friday: Stages May 9: Stage 1 - Belfast to Belfast 21.7 km (team time trial) May 10: Stage 2 - Belfast to Belfast, 219 km May 11: Stage3 - Armagh (Northern Ireland) to Dublin (Ireland), 187 km May 12: rest day May 13: Stage 4 - Giovinazzo … [Read more...]

The 21 Stages Of The 2014 Tour of Spain

MADRID, Jan 11, 2014 (AFP) - Here is a list of the 21 stages of the 2014 Tour of Spain, as revealed by race organizers on Saturday: Stage 1: Saturday, August 23 - Jerez de la Frontera, 12.6 kilometre (7.5 mile) team time-trial Stage 2: Sunday, August 24 - Algeciras to San Fernando, 174.4km Stage 3: Monday, August 25 - Cadiz to Arcos de la Frontera, 188km Stage 4: Tuesday, … [Read more...]

The Tour de France 21 Stages For 2014

PARIS, Oct 23, 2013 - Here is the list of the 21 stages of the 2014 Tour de France, as revealed by race organizers on Wednesday: Stage 1: Saturday, July 5 - Leeds, England, to Harrogate, England, 191 kilometres (119 miles) Stage 2: Sunday, July 6 - York, England, to Sheffield, England, 198km Stage 3: Monday, July 7 - Cambridge, England, to London, 159km Stage 4: Tuesday, … [Read more...]

Giro d’Italia 2014 – The Stages

MILAN, Oct 07, 2013 - A list of the 21 stages to be held during the 2014 Giro d'Italia, as released by organisers on Monday: May 9: stage 1 - Belfast to Belfast (Northern Ireland) 21.7 km (team time trial) May 10: stage 2 - Belfast to Belfast 218 km May 11: stage 3 - Armagh to Dublin (Republic of Ireland) 187 km May 12: rest day May 13: stage 4 - Giovinazo to Bari 121 … [Read more...]