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Route du Sud

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Date  Late-June
English name  South Cycling Route
Editions  39 (as of 2016)
Discipline  Road bicycle racing
First edition  1977
Region  Southern France
Type  Stage-race
Competition  UCI Continental Circuits
First winner  Jacques Esclassan (FRA)
Edition  39 (2016)
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Local name(s)  La Route du Sud Cycliste (French)

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The Route du Sud is a road bicycle race with 4 stages held annually in Southern France. It was first held in 1977 and since 2005 it has been organised as a 2.1 event on the UCI Europe Tour. It is usually held a week before the Tour de France.


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Name of the race

  • 1977 – 1981 : Tour du Tarn
  • 1982 – 1987 : Tour Midi-Pyrénées
  • Since 1988  : La Route du Sud
  • References

    Route du Sud Wikipedia

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