Pierre Rolland of France now leads in ranking as 'Best Climber' in the 2013 Tour de France. Rolland had a strong performance in today's Stage Two of the tour and will wear the Polka Dot Jersey tomorrow.Rolland is a member of Team Europcar.Jan Bakelants won the stage with an impressive ride across Corsica and over the Tour's first big uphill. Read more about Bakelants' victory.More Tour de France pictures:Read Full Story
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
Stage 4 of the 2010 Tour de France was a 94 mile ride through France that ended in Reims. Pierre Rolland competed the ride in 03:34:55. He ranked #112 for the stage. The day's winner was Alessandro Petacchi. At the end of Stage 4, Pierre Rolland now ranks #74 in the overall general classification. His combined general classification time is 18:32:48. He has a gap of 00:03:53 with yellow jersey holder Fabian Cancellara. Pierre Rolland is competing for Bbox Bouygues Telecom. Tomorrow...Read Full Story
Pierre Rolland (born October 10, 1986) is a French professional cyclist who competes in a variety of international races, including the Tour de France. Find videos, pics and articles on Pierre Rolland here.