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Stats and Facts from Tour de France.

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After 2017 - Stage 21:
 14824 starters.
  5132 different riders.
  638 teams.
  2232 stages.
  456 restdays.
  439589.60 km.
  5653 abandonnees.


Top 3
GC
Christopher Froome86:20:55
Rigoberto Urán86:21:49
Romain Bardet86:23:15
Climb
Warren Barguil169 pt.
Primoz Roglic80 pt.
Thomas De Gendt64 pt.
Sprint
Michael Matthews359 pt.
André Greipel234 pt.
Edvald Boasson Hagen220 pt.
Youth
Simon Yates86:27:09
Louis Meintjes86:29:15
Emanuel Buchmann86:54:16
Special riders in Tour de France
Maurice Garin
Maurice Garin
First winner
Lance Armstrong
Lance Armstrong
Most won tours
Eddy Merckx
Eddy Merckx
Most aggressive
Fausto Coppi
Fausto Coppi
Most fearless
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Tourfacts.dk is a private, one man site, trying to gather all that's worth gathering about the biggest cycling event in the world.

It is not my intention to be up to date juryng the race, but just being a historical site.

Please enjoy a trip and learn a lot of different facts from the tour.

If you find something wrong, or know something missing, please let me know, and I'll do what I can to correct it.

Results on this site are as accepted after race each year. Later disqualifications due to use of illegal substances are not noted here.

Facts from Tourfacts.dk
The highest average speed is
41,193 km./h. in 2005
The oldest rider to complete.
Giovanni Rossignoli   was   44 Years  236 Days
The city with most departures is
Pau   62 times
Youngest rider to win a stage.
Fabio Battesini   was   19 Years  138 Days
The most climbed mountain is
Col du Tourmalet   63 times
Heighest average age for team
1904  Prevost - Dunlop  41 years  10 days

Todays birthdays.

1904  Lucien Lange
1904  André Van Vierst
1930  François Gelhausen
1933  Daniël de Groot
1939  Ferdinand Bracke
1941  Winfried Bölke
1946  Jean-Pierre Danguillaume
1948  Gerard Harings
1948  Paolo Zini
1963  Iñaki Gastón
1968  Stefano Cortinovis
1969  Patrick Jonker
1971  Georg Totschnig
1978  Evgueni Petrov
1986  Geraint Thomas
1987  Ian Stannard




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