Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Tour de France is an annual bicycle race held in France and nearby countries. The first Tour de France occured in 1903 and the race typically covers around 3200 kilometres and lasts three weeks. The race is broken into day-long segments, called stages and individual times to finish each stage are aggregated to determine the overall winner at the end of the competition. The rider with the lowest aggregate time at the end of each day wears the leader's yellow jersey on the next day of racing...Learn more about the Tour de France, some of the riders who have won the most races such as Lance Armstrong as well as other related matters of bicycle racing with the help of this book.