This year is the 102nd edition of the Tour de France. What was once a predominantly French race — created to up the sales of the sports newspaper L’Auto — is now a global competition, with riders from 34 countries joining the pack of cyclists, or peloton. Here’s a year-by-year look at the geographic makeup of the Tour’s peloton.
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.nationalgeographic.com
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