The Halfords Guide to
the Tour de France 2015
Running for three weeks from the 4th to the 26th July 2015, the Tour de France will be the most watched cycling event in the world this year. To help viewers out, the Halfords team have put together a handy visualisation on the Tour de France below where you can learn about the history of the Tour, the riders, the teams, the tactics and the jerseys, plus much more.
You might be amazed at the enormous amount of calories the riders need to consume on a daily basis, not to mention the volume of water needed to stay hydrated. However, when you find out the distance that competitors travel over the course of the race, this will all be put into perspective.
We’ve covered all the bases, so whether you’re a novice or an expert, there’ll be some exciting facts for you to discover. Head over to our main Summer of Cycling hub to find out more about the Tour de France and how you can ride like the professionals with Halfords.