Jul 7-29, 2018 – The 105th Round de France is planned to get location.
The Round de France is a prestigeous multilevel bicycle racing how conducted location every year in France and occasionally the nearby countries.
Down there include been four persons cyclists who include won the Round five times:
Jacques Anquetil of France (1957 and 1961-1964)
vortex Merckx of Belgian (1969-1972 and 1974)
saint bernard Hinault of France (1978-1979, 1981-1982, and 1985)
Miguel Indurain of Spain (1991-1995), the at first rival to win five serial races.
France has won more than times rather than any some nation. (36)
The victor of the racing is the man in the common brief gained period.
Ten, six and four persons other bonuses are decorated to the top three riders at the end of way stages, eliminating the person and crew period testing.
Down there are two otherwise days.
Verdant — “maillot vert” — Worn out by the points categorization lead. Points are decorated for interim and definitive sprints on plane area.
Whites — “maillot blanc” — Worn out by the Round’s top horseman elderly 25 and junior.
1903 – Henri Desgrange, a interviewer and bicyclist, creates the Round de France.
1903 – Maurice Garin of France is the at first bicyclist to win the racing.
1910 – At first period the racing goes via the Pyrenees.
1989 – Greg Lemond fail Laurent Fignon by eight seconds, the least profit of win in the racing’s story.
1999-2005 – Spade Armstrong wins seven times in a number.
Sept 20, 2007 – Floyd Landis, victor of the 2006 Round de France, is undressed of his name while an tribunal pane rules in benefit of the USADA (US Against-Doping Agent). Landis, the at first Round de France victor undressed of the name, initially kept his virginity but after acknowledged to dope and charged other, consisting Armstrong, of making the identical.
Oct 22, 2012 – The World Biking Association announces how Armstrong is creature undressed of his Round de France titles and is creature prohibited of vocational biking for lifetime.
Oct 26, 2012 – The World Biking Association announces how no one will be proclaimed the victor of the Round de France of 1999-2005, following Armstrong is undressed of his titles.