“There are too many hairpins on mountain roads. Why don’t we make roads with Alice bands?” wondered French comedian Pierre Dac in one of his famous – and in the end inspiring – sketches. Whilst our imagination would be hard pushed to compete with the humourist’s, cycling races provide us, in a way, with an opportunity to shape the mountains...
The details of the route for the 71st edition of the Critérium du Dauphiné were revealed this morning in Lyon at the headquarters of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes regional council, in the presence of its President Laurent Wauquiez and Christian Prudhomme, Director of the Tour de France. On 9th June, the race will start in the French Department of Cantal for the...
The teams selection for the 71st Critérium du Dauphiné (9 – 16 June)
In accordance with Union Cycliste Internationale rules, the following eighteen UCI WorldTeams are automatically invited to the race:
AG2R LA MONDIALE
ASTANA PRO TEAM
BAHRAIN – MERIDA
BORA – HANSGROHE
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