Tour de France 2022 route, bikes and tech
The Tour de France is the most important bike race in the pro road cycling calendar. It is an annual multiple-stage race held primarily in France every summer, occasionally venturing into surrounding countries.
It comprises 21 stages that take place over 23 days, which consist of flat, hilly, mountainous terrain, as well as individual time trial races.
When does the 2022 Tour de France start?
The 2022 Tour de France – the 109th edition of the race – starts in Copenhagen on Friday 1 June.
For all our Tour de France coverage, check out the stories and galleries below.