Tour de France: World's longest cycling race.
The total length of this race is
. and this race is completed in
The Tour de France race was first organized in 1903 to increase the sale of newspapers.
This race is being organized continuously except in the First and Second World Wars.
This race is organized every year by "Amaury Sport Organization".
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This race, which is held in 21 stages every year, is organized in neighboring countries apart from France.
this race was also organized
but due to
by the participants, its event has been
stopped at night.
The winner of this race is declared to the racer who covers the entire distance in the shortest time.
In this, the average time taken in each stage is calculated i.e. the racer who takes the lowest average time is declared the winner.
The 2022 Tour de France is the ongoing
of the Tour de France.
in Copenhagen, Denmark, on
and will end with the
stage at Champs-Élysées, Paris on
The first winner in the history of Tour de France was Maurice Garin (France).
Most successful winners of this cycling tournament are: Jacques Anquetil(France), Eddy Merckx(Belgium) , Bernaurd Hilal (France), Miquel Endurain(Espain).
Previous year 2021 winner was Tadej Pogacar (Slovenia).
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