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Tour de France

The 103rd Tour de France ran from 02 - 24 July 2016. The Grand Départ took place at Mont-Saint-Michel in Normandy, France. From there the athletes of 22 teams cycled a total distance of 3,519 kilometres in 21 stages through the Spain, the Principality of Andorra, Switzerland, and the Hexagon. The cyclists started their last stage in Chantilly before reaching the finishing line on the Champs Élysées in Paris, France.


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