Tour de France 2021: Stage 1 finish offers perfect battleground for puncheurs – Preview

Otto I. Eovaldi

On the maps and profiles of the Tour de France, stage 1 seems like a rolling loop south into the most lovely pieces of Brittany in advance of the initially yellow jersey is put up for grabs with a sprint on the outskirts of Landerneau. 

Nevertheless as the riders realised when they reconned the closing kilometres of the stage right after arriving in Brest, the 197.8km phase, and specially the uphill complete on the Côte de la Fosse aux Loup, are considerably far more difficult than envisioned, heightening the pressure of the Tour de France Grand Départ. 

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