Tour de France will not finish in Paris for first time ever due to 2024 Olympics

25 October 2023 12:19
Winner set to be crowned in Nice after Grand Départ in ItalyWomen’s race begins in Netherlands, ends at Alpe d’HuezNext year’s Tour de France will be a treacherous affair featuring two treks through the Alps as organisers avoid Paris ahead of the Summer Olympics, while the women’s race will have a grand finale at L’Alpe d’Huez in August.For the first time since its creation in 1903, the men’s Tour will not finish in Paris with the winner being crowned in Nice after the race’s first Grand Depart in Italy, Florence playing host for the world’s greatest cycling race. Continue readingread full article

Source: TheGuardian