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le Tour de France


Tour de France
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The Tour De France starts in the first week of July every year and runs for approximately 3 weeks after that.

This special event is an annual bicycle race held in France and nearby countries that was first staged in 1903. As the best known and most prestigious of cycling's three "Grand Tours", the Tour de France attracts riders and teams from around the world.

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