the Tour de France anno 2020 must be run from the 29. august 20. september.

How to write the French media Dauphiné Libéré, and the media in France Info, adding that the Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO), which organises the Tour de France, to publish the news on Wednesday.

Originally it was the world’s biggest cycling race run from 27.June-19.July, but the scenario was nothing less than impossible Monday, as the president of the French republic Emmanuel Macron announced in a speech that “the big festivals and events with a large audience will not be able to (to be held, red.) until, at the earliest, in the middle of July.”

the Idea to move the Tour-the start to the end of august makes it more likely that the shorter stage races like the Critérium du Dauphiné and suisse can be settled. The race is used traditionally as a kind of prelude to the Tour de France.

“To postpone the Tour de France to the end of august gives the riders a little time to plan. Within the course one should be able to run other races. You will not get to the grand départ (Tour-start, red.) with his hands in the pockets without having run a race before,” says Marc Madiot, who is manager of the Groupama-FDJ-team and the president of the French cycling federation, according to the media.

Thus draw it to the the world’s biggest bike race is actually held and being shot started in late summer of this year startby Nice.

the Postponement of the race, according to the Dauphiné Libéré no impact on the route, which remains the same.

in turn, this means with all probability, that there must be a different date to the one of kalenderårets other big race, the Vuelta a España, which run from 14. august to 6. september.