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
Team Sky are still finding their legs in Le Tour. (Getty Images)Vasil Kiryienka competed Stage 4 of the 2010 Tour de France today in 03:34:55. He ranked #15 for the stage. Alessandro Petacchi won the stage in a sprint. At the end of Stage 4, Vasil Kiryienka now ranks #143 in the overall general classification. His combined general classification time is 18:45:43. He has a gap of 00:16:48 with yellow jersey holder Fabian Cancellara. Vasil Kiryienka is competing for Caisse d'Epargne...Read Full Story
Vasil Kiryienka (born June 28, 1981) is a Belarusian professional cyclist who competes in a variety of international races, including the Tour de France. Find videos, pics and articles on Vasil Kiryienka here.