2012 Tour de France


peloton going up the Citadel de Namur

White Jersey signing Yellow one

Tour de France, Stage 18

Tour de France à Namur

Tour de France, Stage 20   Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling

The 2012 Tour de France wrapped up over the weekend on the Champs-Élysées in Paris, France with Bradley Wiggins named the first ever overall winner from Great Britain. The race covered nearly 3,500 km (2,173 mi) in 20 stages – traversing Belgium and France through cities and lush countryside, mountainous stages the Alps and the Pyrenees, and finally the traditional ending in the capital. Congrats to Wiggins and all the riders who amazed us with another incredible Tour!

You can read more about this year’s Tour de France on Wikipedia.

Photos from Keith McInnes, kristof ramon, BMC Racing Team, Jean-François Chamberlan, and Sjar Adona.