Tour de France 2013 Route Map. Source: letour.comThe 100th Tour de France starts tomorrow in Porto Vecchio, on the island of Corsica. The 21 stage race is considered the crown jewel of international cycling and will attract more international media attention than any other cycling event of the year.
Just under 200 racers will start Le Tour on a relatively flat stage along the coast of Corsica. The day's winner will get to wear the prized yellow jersey (French: maillot jaune) - so...Read Full Story
The Tour de France is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. The race (and festivities) kick off this weekend, on June 29th, on the island of Corsica. To spice things up for the big anniversary, Tour organizers have included a particularly difficult set of mountain stages, including a double climb of the famed l'Alpe d'Huez.All 19 teams in the UCI's Pro Teams will enter squads into the world renowned stage race. Three UCI Pro Continental teams, all French-based, will also compete. The...Read Full Story
Here are the top 20 in Stage 4:1 Thor Hushovd (Nor) Crédit Agricole2 Robert Hunter (RSA) Barloworld 3 Oscar Freire Gomez (Spa) Rabobank 4 Erik Zabel (Ger) Team Milram 5 Danilo Napolitano (Ita) Lampre - Fondital 6 Gert Steegmans (Bel) Quickstep - Innergetic 7 Robert Förster (Ger) Gerolsteiner...Read Full Story
Gert Steegmans has won the second regular stage of the Tour de France.Steegmans beat his captain Tom Boonen in the final sprint. But Team CSC rider Fabian Cancellara still maintains his overall lead.Read Full Story
Gert Steegmans is a professional cyclist. He won the second stage of the 2007 Tour de France. Follow Steegmans and his team in the tour.