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The UCI World Championships 2019 in Harrogate, Yorkshire, which takes place in September 2019 - route guides and news.

UCI World Championships 2019 Yorkshire: event & route guides

Logo, Yorkshire 2019

The race programme has been announced, and the routes revealed.

See the Hedgehog guide to the events and routes of the races at the UCI Road World Championships 2019.

UCI World Championships 2019 Yorkshire news

The latest news in the build-up to Yorkshire 2019.

2019 UCI Road World Championships route announcement

Cote de Lofthouse

The race programme and routes for the 2019 UCI Road World Championships were announced in Innsbruck today. Sir Gary Verity and UCI President David Lappartient, in Austria for the 2018 event, unveiled the routes that will be raced in a year's time in Yorkshire. The excitement can now start to build!

Read about the 2019 UCI Road World Championships announcement.

Tour de France 2019: stages

A stage by stage guide to the 2019 Tour de France.

Stage 1, Tour de France 2019

Grand Place, Brussels

Grand Place, Brussels, by Roman Boed, Licence CC BY 2.0

Saturday 6th July 2019

The Grand Départ in 2019 is in Brussels, Belgium. On Stage 1, the riders head west out of Brussels via Anderlecht, reaching the Muur van Geraardsbergen after 43km. The Muur is rapidly followed by the Bosberg. The route continues on anti-clockwise tour south of Brussels, reaching Charleroi (geographical 6 o'clock). Then it's north via Waterloo and Woluwe-Saint-Pierre, on the way back to the finish in Brussels.

Read about Stage 1, Tour de France 2019.

Stage 2, Tour de France 2019

Atomium, Brussels

Atomium, by Nine LaMaitre, Licence CC BY-ND 2.0

Stage 2 is a team time trial in Brussels, starting at the Palais Royal de Bruxelles, and finishing at the Atomium. Wide avenues and few corners mean that the parcours is not technical, and should suit a team of powerful rouleurs.

Read about Stage 2, Tour de France 2019.

More stages of the Tour de France 2019.

Grand Départ 2019 Brussels

Grand Place, Brussels

Grand Place, Brussels, by Andrew Smith, Licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The 2019 Tour de France is to start in Brussels, the race organisers announced on 30th May 2017.

Tour de France 2018

Lac de Roselend

Lac de Roselend, by Stephen Colebourne, Licence CC BY-ND 2.0

The stages of the 2018 Tour de France, with video highlights of the racing on each day.

Tour de France 2018 diary

A daily round-up of coverage of the 2018 Tour de France.

Tour de France 2017 news

Groenewegen rules on Champs-Elysées, Froome wins Tour

23rd July 2017

Dylan Groenewegen

Dylan Groenewegen, by Jeremy-Gunther-Heinz-Jahnick, Licence CC BY-SA 3.0

Dylan Groenewegen (Lotto Jumbo NL) showed determination to take the wheel he wanted in the closing stages on the Champs-Elysées. He hit the front early and held on for his first Tour de France stage win, ahead of a fast-finishing André Greipel. Froome confirmed his overall Tour de France victory.

Stages of the Tour de France 2017

Col du Galibier

Col du Galibier, by Robbie Shade, Licence CC BY 2.0

The stages of the 2017 Tour de France, with a highlights video of the action for each day.

Tour de France 2016 news

Tour de France 2016 news: Greipel wins Stage Twenty-One, Hosking wins La Course

24th July 2016

André Greipel

André Greipel, by Nicola, Licence CC BY-SA 4.0

André Greipel won Stage 21 on the Champs-Elysées today, coming round Alexander Kristoff, to cross the line first. Froome finished safely, to confirm his overall win. Earlier, Chloe Hosking won the women's race, La Course. Read about Greipel wins Stage 21, Tour de France 2016.

More Tour de France 2016 news, including stage reports.

Stages of the Tour de France 2016

Mont Saint-Michel

The stages of the Tour de France 2016.

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