Watch Tour de France 2010 [Live Stream + Schedule]

Tour de France live stream + schedule

Tour de France 2010: The much awaited cycling event of the year started last Saturday, July 3rd and will proceed until Sunday, July 25, 2010. The 97th Tour de France will be made up of 1 prologue and 201 stages covering 3,642 kilometers of race distance.

Tour de France 2010 Race Facts:

There will be 20 stages and 1 prologue. These stages have the following profiles:

  • 1 prologue
  • 9 flat stages
  • 6 mountain stages and 3 summit finishes
  • 4 medium mountain stages
  • 1 individual time-trial stage (52 km)

Distinctive aspects of the race

  • le Tourmalet climbed twice
  • a hint of the Classics and cobblestones
  • 2 rest days
  • 25 level 1, level 2 and highest level mountain passes

11 new stage towns
Arenberg Porte du Hainaut, Bourg-de-Péage, Bourg-lès-Valence, Gueugnon, Longjumeau, Pamiers, Pauillac, Sisteron, Station des Rousses, Tournus, Wanze (Belgium).

Tour de France Stages and Schedule:

The Stages
Stage Type Date Start and Finish Distance
P Prologue Saturday 3 July Rotterdam > Rotterdam 8.9 km
1 Plain Sunday 4 July Rotterdam > Bruxelles 223.5 km
2 Hilly Monday 5 July Bruxelles > Spa 201 km
3 Plain Tuesday 6 July Wanze > Arenberg Porte du Hainaut 213 km
4 Plain Wednesday 7 July Cambrai > Reims 153.5 km
5 Plain Thursday 8 July Épernay > Montargis 187.5 km
6 Plain Friday 9 July Montargis > Gueugnon 227.5 km
7 Medium mountains Saturday 10 July Tournus > Station des Rousses 165.5 km
8 High Mountains Sunday 11 July Station des Rousses > Morzine-Avoriaz 189 km
R Rest Day Monday 12 July Morzine-Avoriaz
9 High Mountains Tuesday 13 July Morzine-Avoriaz > Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne 204.5 km
10 Medium mountains Wednesday 14 July Chambéry > Gap 179 km
11 Plain Thursday 15 July Sisteron > Bourg-lès-Valence 184.5 km
12 Hilly Friday 16 July Bourg-de-Péage > Mende 210.5 km
13 Plain Saturday 17 July Rodez > Revel 196 km
14 High Mountains Sunday 18 July Revel > Ax 3 Domaines 184.5 km
15 High Mountains Monday 19 July Pamiers > Bagnères-de-Luchon 187.5 km
16 High Mountains Tuesday 20 July Bagnères-de-Luchon > Pau 199.5 km
R Rest Day Wednesday 21 July Pau
17 High Mountains Thursday 22 July Pau > Col du Tourmalet 174 km
18 Plain Friday 23 July Salies-de-Béarn > Bordeaux 198 km
19 Individual time-trial Saturday 24 July Bordeaux > Pauillac 52 km
20 Plain Sunday 25 July Longjumeau > Paris Champs-Élysées 102.5 km

Check out the live online coverage of the race at Tour de France’s official website. You can try this LINK for the free live stream.