Tour de France Guide (Australian edition): on sale 15 June
RIDE Media is pleased to announce that the 2017 Official Tour de France Guide (Australian edition) has been printed!
On sale around Australia from 15 June.
The Official Tour de France Guide is a comprehensive preview of the Tour which begins in Düsseldorf on 1 July and concludes in Paris on 23 July.
This is a 212-page souvenir magazine featuring a giant pull-out poster of the route for the 104th edition of the world’s biggest bike race.
– Your ideal TV viewing companion –
With 21 stages, this three-week sporting festival is a captivating contest and, in 2017, there is a talented Australian rider in contention for the title. We have an exclusive interview with Richie Porte who is aiming to become the second Aussie to win the coveted yellow jersey.
We feature a complete overview of the 3,540km route which visits France’s five mountain massifs – Vosges, Jura, Alps, Massif Central and Pyrenees – and include details of every single climb, intermediate sprint and start/finish times.
There are 22 teams contesting the 104th Tour de France and this year we have special commentary about their hopes and aspirations from the champion of the Tour 30 years ago, Stephen Roche.
We list details every rider on all the team rosters.
The Australian edition of the Official Tour de France Guide has been published by RIDE Media since 2003.
This is your complete guide to the race and it includes interviews with the defending champion Chris Froome, race director Christian Prudhomme, as well as features about history, product development, training, the Australian influence at the Tour and a whole lot more.
With hundreds of glorious photos, this is a great collectable magazine for all fans of the Tour de France.
Pre-ordered copies will be posted to customers this week.
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On sale in newsagents from 15 June 2017!