Archive for October, 2010

Tour de France 2011

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

For cycling enthusiasts, our village will be an exciting place to see the the Tour 2011 from as it will be passing through Briançon twice, once over the Col de Montgenèvre on its way to Pinerolles in Italy (Stage 17 on Wednesday, 20 July) and then back again via Col Agnelle to finish at the top of the Col de Galibier (Stage 18 on Thursday, 21 July)! On the following day, the Tour will then go from Modane to Alpe d’Huez via the Col de Galibier in the other direction.