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
Yukiya Arashiro ranked #6 in today's stage of the Tour de France. He completed the ride in 04:42:29. The stage ended in a contested sprint and was won by Mark Cavendish. Andy Schleck keeps his yellow jersey for yet another day. He's at the top of the general classification leaderboard. Andy is followed by rivals Alberto Contador, Samuel Sanchez, and Denis Menchov. Alessandro Petacchi from LAMPRE is now in the Green Jersey, while Jerome Pineau of QuickStep holds the best climber...Read Full Story
Cancellara is getting used to the yellow jersey. (Getty Images)Stage 4 of the 2010 Tour de France was a 94 mile ride through France that ended in Reims. Yukiya Arashiro competed the ride in 03:34:55. He ranked #54 for the stage. The day's winner was Alessandro Petacchi. After Stage 4, Yukiya Arashiro is now ranked #72 in the overall general classification. His current GC time is 18:32:42 and he has a total gap of 00:03:47 from the yellow jersey. Yukiya Arashiro is competing for Bbox...Read Full Story
Yukiya Arashiro (born September 22, 1984) is a Japanese professional cyclist who competes in a variety of international races, including the Tour de France. Find videos, pics and articles on Yukiya Arashiro here.