A Leading International Speaker Consultation & Booking Service

International Speaker Bureau

Tel: +44 (0)20 7607 7070

Search

...Tour de France, Tour de France (2016)

4th July 2016

2.pngIn Sports news and away from any mention of the word 'exit' and its related nouns, the Tour de France got underway over the weekend with Stage 1 covering nearly 117 miles from Mont-Saint-Michel - Utah Beach.

British cyclist, Mark Cavendish, took the yellow jersey on Saturday with Slovak Peter Sagan winning Stage 2 the following day. With still nearly three weeks the Tour de France riders will each cover a staggering 3,519km (2186.60 miles).

The 103rd Tour de France will, this year, visit the three neighbouring countries of Spain, Andorra and Switzerland. The 21 stages of the 2016 Tour comprise nine flat stages, one hilly stage, nine mountain stages - including four summit finishes - and two individual time trials. The full route can be found on the letour.com website.

Last year, Chris Froome became the first British rider to win two Tour de France. This year Chris attempting a historic third win putting him the rarified company of just seven riders who achieved this feat.

If you would like a motivational speaker from the world of cycling to help your team to reach its summit, please click here.

  • Speakers Corner (London) Ltd
    Unit 31, Highbury Studios
    10 Hornsey Street
    London
    N7 8EL

    Tel: +44 (0)20 7607 7070 
    Fax: +44 (0)20 7700 8847 
    info@speakerscorner.co.uk

  • First class service from start to finish - very professional. Jardine Motors Group UK Ltd

  • Footer Logos

    memberlogo-x4-.png

Agile web development by Byte9

Top