It’s July again and in the sporting world that means competitive bicycling. That’s right it’s the 2013 Tour de France and the event will cover 3,400 km of challenging terrain over 21 stages.
What time does the 2013 Tour de France start? The competition starts on June 29th and closes on July 21, 2013. What day does the Tour de France start? The race begins on Saturday, June 29th.
For a detailed breakdown of this event visit the official Le Tour de France website.
Follow the Tour de France on popular social media sites like Twitter and Facebook below.
Popular Tour de France Twitter Accounts
@steephill: the official Twitter account of steephill.tv 0ut of Berkeley California with almost 18,600 followers and over 8,000 tweets to date. This is one of the best Twitter feeds I’ve found that monitors and track all the highlights and stage events coming out of the 2013 Tour de France.
Steephill is a premiere feed that tweets several times a day with posts about stage highlights, news from the race, leader board updates, links to photos, videos, time gaps, and links to the the Tour de Force hashtag on Twitter tagged with #TDF).
@letour: the official and verified Twitter feed of Le Tour de France with over 186,000 followers and 4,100 tweets for this years 100th edition 2013 race. letour is tweeting links to articles, photos, news and daily updates. A must follow Twitter feed.
@cyclingfans: the official Twitter account and commentary from the website cyclingfans.com with over 26,000 followers and 11,000 tweets to date. Tweets live video feeds, tracking/test updates, stage results with time, overall leaders, links to articles on the teams and cyclists and lots more. This is a cycling fan Twitter feed for racing all year round. A must follow Twitter feed for the cycling fan.
Tour de France Related Hashtags on Facebook
Tour de France related hashtags on Twitter
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