Tour de France

Watch Virtual Tour de France from Zwift live on Eurosport Player

Share this with
Share this article

Team Ineos - Froome, Thomas, Bernal

Image credit: Getty Images

30/06/2020 at 09:28 | Updated 30/06/2020 at 10:42

Eurosport is delighted to confirm that the Virtual Tour de France on Zwift will be shown across our platforms.

Tour de France

Re-Cycle podcast - 'This f****** jersey's mine!': Armstrong goes deep into the red at Luz Ardiden


What is happening

The real Tour de France has been postponed to the end of August due to Covid-19 but to fill the gap in July Zwift will host a virtual Tour de France.

The company has announced that they will host a virtual race with classifications for both men and women.

Introducing the Virtual Tour de France from Zwift


The race will consist of six stages and will feature iconic stages such as the Tour finale at the Champs Elysees.

“I cannot imagine the month of July without cycling,” Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme said

“Thanks to the virtual Tour de France, which will be widely broadcast on TV, the champions and their fans will fill in the void left by the Tour de France, which will reunite with the public in Nice on 29 August. The Tour Virtuel puts technology to work for passion and the cause of cycling for everyone.”

Who is taking part?

Team Ineos stars Chris Froome, Geraint Thomas and Egan Bernal will take place whilst in the women’s tour Marianne Vos and Chloe Dygert will also compete.

In total there will be 23 men’s teams and 17 women’s teams.

When is it taking place?

Week 1 starts on July 4 with Stage 1 before Stage 2 follows on July 5.

Week 2 sees Stages 3 and 4 take place on July 11 and July 12 respectively

Finally Week 3 will have Stage 5 and Stage 6 on July 18 and July 19.

How can I watch?

You can watch every stage live on the Eurosport Player whilst Eurosport TV will show the race on delay.

There will be coverage across social and digital channels.

Tour de France

When is the 2020 Tour de France, where can I watch it, what's the route, and who are the favourites?

Tour de France

Riding on fear and fury: Lance Armstrong’s Tour-saving ascent of Luz Ardiden - The Re-Cycle

08/07/2020 AT 08:40
Related Topics
CyclingTour de France
Share this with
Share this article