Tour De France App 2019 VideoChris Froome on preparing for the 2019 Tour de France
Stage 17 - Pont du Gard - Gap. Stage 18 - Embrun - Valloire. Stage 19 - Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne - Tignes. Stage 20 - Albertville - Val Thorens.
Stage 21 - Rambouillet - Paris. The incredible journey of Geraint Thomas. Eurosport Live , where and when you want.
Sudden departure proves Sky has a limit after all. In Conversation with Wiggins and Moser: Talking Tour De France. The Tour de France route broken down.
I just hung in there as well as possible to maybe try to sprint but in the end, I had no power anymore. It was a super hard final climb and the tempo never slowed down.
But I am happy that I could stay up there and only a few guys could hold the tempo on the climb. Overall, it was a good day and I have another day in yellow to look forward to.
I was really relaxed all day and I was really looking forward to having a crack. Stage 5 finish line quotes. Sagan wins stage 5 in Quimper.
Cyclingnews - Green jersey tops Colbrelli in drag race sprint. Then, I think I went a bit too early on the sprint. The team did a perfect job to put us into position in the final.
It was a really demanding day for a lot of guys and I think the team did a great job all day. I think we did great today so we will see how it goes tomorrow.
Cyclingnews - Quick-Step Floors rider delivers Gaviria to a second stage win. Greipel overcorrects in Tour de France headwind sprint. Cyclingnews - German pipped by Gaviria and Sagan after going early.
Mark Cavendish boxed in after strong team display. Miscommunication costs Zakarin a minute at Tour de France. Cyclingnews - Russian failed to inform his team he had crashed with 5km to go on stage 4.
Cyclingnews - World champion hoping to extend Tour de France points lead in hilly Brittany stages. Gaviria revels in another hard-fought sprint victory.
Cyclingnews - Colombian looks to take green jersey from Peter Sagan. Stage 4 finish line quotes. Cyclingnews - Gaviria tops Sagan in fast and furious sprint.
Gaviria wins stage 4 in Sarzeau. Cyclingnews - Van Avermaet keeps yellow jersey. It was difficult today, because the breakaway really pushed us, as we were the ones working the most at the front.
Stage 3 finish line quotes. Cyclingnews - Greg Van Avermaet moves into yellow jersey. I think everybody did a good time trial and we were all working well together.
We knew that Team Sky would be the team to beat and we also knew that it would be close. We stayed together with eight guys for a long time and on this parcours, that was the key to winning the race.
It was a goal to get yellow in the first week. I have worn it one time already and it was an incredible feeling so, I am pretty happy to be in this position for a second time.
I will enjoy it tomorrow because for any rider it is a special feeling. Victory in the team time trial is one of the best feelings. The prize is shared between all of the team.
Chavanel earns Zwift Rider of the Day. Cyclingnews - Frenchman earns most combative rider award after day-long breakaway. Cyclingnews - Colombian loses Tour de France yellow jersey after late fall on stage 2.
Stage 2 finish line quotes. Peter Sagan shrugs off dangerous riding accusations after stage victory. Cyclingnews - World champion celebrates taking the yellow jersey.
Peter Sagan wins crash-marred stage 2 and takes yellow jersey. Cyclingnews - Gaviria crashes in final. I expected the last few kilometres to be a bit easier, but it was really tough — up and down, left and right, before climbing again.
Richie Porte agrees two-year deal with Trek-Segafredo. Cyclingnews - Australian set to make switch from BMC. Richie Porte rues time loss after stage 1 crashes.
Cyclingnews - Manxman 36th on opening stage of Tour de France. Third place in the sprint gives me confidence.
Cyclingnews - Katusha-Alpecin came through late to finish behind Gaviria and Sagan. Nightmare start to Tour de France for Nairo Quintana.
Chris Froome crashes and loses time on stage 1. I was up there but the best rider won today. Cyclingnews - World champion accepts defeat in opening sprint of the Tour de France.
Stage 1 finish line quotes. Cyclingnews - Gaviria takes yellow as Quintana and Froome concede ground. Gaviria wins opener and takes first yellow jersey.
It was thanks to their work and the strong legs I had that I could beat two strong riders and take a yellow jersey Colombia had been waiting for 15 years.
I was thinking of the victory, but to take also the yellow jersey was a dream, a dream which I turned into reality thanks to the beautiful work of all my teammates, who rode their heart out for me and made sure of bringing me into the best position for the final.
Roglic remains resolute in his Tour de France objectives. Chris Froome must be respected. Merckx Tour de France stage record is one of my few remaining targets.
Cyclingnews - Dimension Data rider shrugs off bad luck, will not focus on points competition. Boswell ready to turn dreams into reality with Tour de France debut.
Team Sky leadership will be decided in the Alps. Of course the salbutamol case has been damaging. Cyclingnews previews the Tour de France here.
Chris is in great shape after the Giro - mentally and physically - and the whole team want to build on the success we had in Italy.
Chris is already one of the greats of the sport. This is a chance for him to cement that reputation even further. It is a team of real versatility and one that balances youth with experience.
They are both very talented bike riders and will have a lot to offer. It is also fantastic that Luke Rowe will be riding the Tour again as our road captain after his serious accident last summer.
It is testament to his ability and determination that he has come back so strongly. These are very special weeks every year.
We love riding in France and we are all looking forward to starting racing. Brailsford looks to weather storm as Tour de France looms.
Cyclingnews - Team Sky boss talks to press about Chris Froome salbutamol case. Chris Froome speaks to the press ahead of the Tour de France - Gallery.
We want to get through that process with Tom this year without any pressure on results, creating the foundations to build on in the years to come. Tour de France tech: The biggest bikes and components on the biggest stage.
Cyclingnews - UCI president defends handling of case. I have no ambition for the green jersey, the GC is our priority. Cyclingnews - Australian still suffering with shoulder injury ahead of Tour de France.
Nibali hoping to repeat perfect ride of Tour de France victory. Craddock supporting hurricane recovery with Tour de France auction.
Cyclingnews - Texan puts up custom Lake shoes to help support damaged Houston velodrome. Team Sunweb name Tour de France roster supporting Dumoulin.
Cyclingnews - Matthews will focus on uphill sprint finishes. All in for Dumoulin: Cyclingnews - Bernal to make Tour de France debut. But I learnt a lot from riding the Vuelta straight after the Tour de France last year which has given me confidence coming into this race.
I want to make history with a fifth Tour de France win and fourth consecutive Grand Tour. Nacer Bouhanni left out of Cofidis Tour de France team.
Cyclingnews - Laporte to be designated sprinter at La Grande Boucle. Kelderman ruled out of Tour de France with shoulder injury.
Cyclingnews - Dutchman crashed in national championships road race. Cyclingnews - Race director disappointed by length of case.
Clearing Chris Froome lacks credibility without providing evidence, says anti-doping expert. UCI closes salbutamol case against Chris Froome.
Cyclingnews - Team Sky leader ready to focus on Tour de France. Cyclingnews - Team Sky and rider set to launch appeal in coming days. The Chris Froome Tour de France situation is terrible.
Cyclingnews - No place for Cummings as African team targets sprints finishes. Astana name team to support Fuglsang at Tour de France. Cyclingnews - Cort to target sprints on Tour debut.
Everything in July is top level — every rider, every stage, every second. I need to focus for 21 days. We start the race trying to win the Tour de France.
Is that optimistic and is that pushing the limits of our team? But we were second place last year. We have a little bit stronger team this year, and we have a parcours more suited to Rigo than last year.
We have Rigo, who is stronger than he was last year. Chris Froome is the Tour de France favourite but he has weaknesses.
Team Sky have two leadership options for the Tour de France. Cyclingnews - Dauphine winner looking to stay safe in opening week. I have every right to race the Tour de France.
Cyclingnews - Team Sky leader says he is expecting to be exonerated in salbutamol case. The return of Peter Sagan: Cyclingnews - Katusha-Alpecin rider beats Sutterlin and Arndt for seventh-consecutive championship.
To lead the Tour de France team is an honour. Cyclingnews - Mitchelton-Scott leader ready to take advantage of any opportunities.
Mollema gets another chance at Tour de France podium. Cyclingnews - Degenkolb makes the cut, while Stetina is left home. Thomas wants challenge with Froome at Tour de France.
Cyclingnews - Gerrans makes the cut, bringing average age to I plan to take the race day by day, stage by stage and try to achieve the best results possible.
The event where you get all the best cyclists, the best sprinters. I am going to France determined to get the best result possible and, if possible, a stage victory.
Cyclingnews - Burghardt, Bodnar and Oss to help world champion target sixth green jersey. Cyclingnews - UCI fully authorise braking technology from July 1.
Quick-Step Floors announce Tour de France team. Cyclingnews - Gaviria, Alaphilippe and Jungels all included. Cyclingnews - Izagirre brothers, Pozzovivo, Haussler and Colbrelli in final eight.
Analysing the Quick-Step squad for the Tour de France. Niki and Phil are two big champions whose experience we will rely on when things get hectic and on the flat stages, in the TTT and on the cobblestones.
They are not only leaders and winners, but very good team players, who can sacrifice themselves for their teammates, displaying that genuine team spirit which have led to so much success for our squad.
The same goes for Tim and Yves, who will be important forces on the flat and cobbled terrain. Both have proven their quality in a Grand Tour last year and arrive full of confidence and motivation after a successful outing at the National Championship in Belgium.
Thanks to the help of the technical staff and trainers we believe that we have put together the most competitive team in order to make the racing as exciting and competitive as possible for all cycling fans.
Fortuneo-Samsic and Look end partnership before Tour de France. Cyclingnews - French team will switch equipment right before biggest race of the year.
Cyclingnews - Vichot, Molard and Gaudu in final eight-rider selection. Movistar sending veterans to support three Tour de France leaders.
Mitchelton-Scott announce deal with Pirelli ahead of Tour de France. Cyclingnews - Tyre manufacturer focusing on technical partnerships.
This is the way we work in motorsport championships too. We are certain that this partnership will yield significant results, not only in terms of race wins, but also and primarily in terms of product development.
We have been really happy with the development of the tyres. We have ended up with a fantastic fast, grippy, comfortable tyre that handles incredibly well.
You can never set the goal of five wins at the Tour de France. Cyclingnews - German says Chris Froome participation reflects badly on sport.
Winning one Tour de France stage will liberate Gaviria, says Steels. Cyclingnews - Belgian remembers his debut Tour de France. Movistar might have the strongest team at the Tour de France.
Whether by chance or coincidence, after the start in Roubaix, the race would include on its course Woluwe-Saint-Pierre, the common where the Merckx family had its grocery store.
The sprint of the first half-stage was claimed by Marino Basso, but Merckx took command of the general classification in the after-noon after the team timetrial.
At home, in front of his fans. To start his Tour life in yellow could have satisfied the young conqueror who was already focused on the future after that dream day: Now the other goal is to bring it back there.
The race plan was respected when he carried the Jersey during kms on a solo breakaway to Mourenx while he had already won the race.
His mission was accomplished on the Velodrome de La Cipale. And destiny that year saw the race finish on the eve of the Belgian National Day… a perfect calendar as the national hero returned on home soil: The Grand Place of Brussels was packed with people.
I realised that I had won the Tour de France and that was already a childhood dream. It really was a day like no other! Brussels Airport is 12km from Brussels city centre, while Brussels South Charleroi Airport is 45km from the city centre.