2015 Tour de France

Cadel Evans in Tour de France 2011The 2015 Tour de France begins on Saturday, July 4 and will span across 21 stages.

In 2015 the race will kick off in the Netherlands and also make stops in Spain and Belgium before concluding in France on Sunday, July 26.

The 2014 Tour de France included eight flat stages, four hilly stages, seven mountain stages, one individual time trial and one team time trial. As always, the Alps and Pyrenees stages will have an influence on the General Classification outcome.

The 2014 Tour de France was won by Astana team rider Vincenzo Nibali (Italy). Peter Sagan (Slovakia) won the Points classification while Rajal Majka of Poland won the Mountains classification. Thibaut Pinot of France won the Young rider classification.

Ag2r-La Mondiale won the Team classification.

Date Stage Location Distance TV
Sat, July 4 1 Utrecht – Utrecht 13.7km SBS
Sun, July 5 2 Utrecht – Neeltje Jans 166km SBS
Mon, July 6 3 Antwerp – Huy 154km SBS
Tue, July 7 4 Seriang – Cambrai 221km SBS
Wed, July 8 5 Cambrai – Amiens 189km SBS
Thu, July 9 6 Amiens – Le Havre 191km SBS
Fri, July 10 7 Livarot – Fougeres 190km SBS
Sat, July 11 8 Rennes – Mur-de-Bretagne 179km SBS
Sun, July 12 9 Vannes – Plumelec 28km SBS
Mon, July 13 Rest day
Tue, July 14 10 Tarbes – La Pierre Saint Martin 186km SBS
Wed, July 15 11 Pau – Cauterets 188km SBS
Thu, July 16 12 Lannemazen – Plateau de Beille 195km SBS
Fri, July 17 13 Muret – Rodez 200km SBS
Sat, July 18 14 Rodez – Mende-Montée Laurent Jalabert 175km SBS
Sun, July 19 15 Mende – Valence 182km SBS
Mon, July 20 16 Bourg-de-Péage – Gap 201km SBS
Tue, July 21 Rest Day
Wed, July 22 17 Digne-les-Bains – Pra-Loup 161km SBS
Thu, July 23 18 Gap – Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne 185km SBS
Fri, July 24 19 Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne – La Toussuire 138km SBS
Sat, July 25 20 Modane – L’Alpe d’Huez 110km SBS
Sun, July 26 21 Sèvres – Champs-Élysées 107km SBS

*Monday July 13 (Pau) and Tuesday July 21 (Gap/Digne-les Bains) are rest days

Cycling Articles

2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 12 live coverage

2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 12 live coverage

by , 21 May 2015

The 2015 Giro d’Italia has already seen its fair share of dramatic breakaway victories, so will the break also snatch Stage 12 out from under the peloton’s noses? Join The Roar for live coverage from 10:30pm (AEST) to find out.

“I have to suck it up”: Richie Porte

by , 21 May 2015

Australian cycling star Richie Porte remains determined to win the Giro d’Italia, despite the controversial penalty that badly dented his title hopes.

[VIDEO] 2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 11 highlights, live coverage

[VIDEO] 2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 11 highlights, live coverage

by , 20 May 2015 Video

Where the Giro d’Italia goes controversy often follows, or so it seems, but with a race still to run the peloton must still mount their bikes for the 153 kilometre journey from Forli to Imola. Join The Roar for live coverage of Stage 11 from 10:30pm (AEST).

2015 Giro d’Italia: Porte, Clarke hit with huge time penalty on Stage 10

2015 Giro d’Italia: Porte, Clarke hit with huge time penalty on Stage 10

by , 20 May 2015 Video

Stage 10 of the 2015 Giro d’Italia may have been won by a breakaway when the sprinters were expected to dominate, but that is not the story on everyones’ lips this morning.

Porte penalised for tapping a deep tradition of sportsmanship

Porte penalised for tapping a deep tradition of sportsmanship

by , 20 May 2015 Video

The UCI’s decision to penalise Richie Porte and Simon Clarke two minutes, punishment for Clarke’s sporting decision to give Porte his front wheel after the Sky leader had punctured, is a disgrace.

World War Cycling: Italy

World War Cycling: Italy

by , 20 May 2015 Video

The most public victim of the war is Italian legend Marco Pantani.

Misfortune strikes Richie Porte as breakaway stage major coup on Stage 10

Misfortune strikes Richie Porte as breakaway stage major coup on Stage 10

by , 20 May 2015 Video

Disaster struck Sky Pro Cycling and Maglia Rosa favourite Richie Porte after a mechanical issue within the final eight kilometres of Stage 10 caused the Tasmanian to lose time to his rivals on the flat stage.

[VIDEO] 2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 10 highlights, result

[VIDEO] 2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 10 highlights, result

by , 19 May 2015 Video

With the first rest day over the 2015 Giro d’Italia resumes with what could be considered a rest day on wheels for the general classification riders and climbers of the peloton. Join The Roar for live coverage of Stage 10 from 10:30pm (AEST).

Giro d’Italia Stage 9 Results and Commentary: Astana’s Tour de Force

Giro d’Italia Stage 9 Results and Commentary: Astana’s Tour de Force

by , 17 May 2015

Stage Result It was a stage dominated by blue at the Giro today as team Astana took the opportunity to show their strength on a tough Stage 9.

2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 8 Results, live coverage

2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 8 Results, live coverage

by , 16 May 2015

Stage Result: On the 186 km stage 8 of the 2015 Giro d’Italia it was Benat Intxausti who has managed to take out the win after sitting in the breakaway all day.


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