Tour De France 2015 is just about to begin in Utrecht on 4th of July, with so much excitement and build up to the event we have come up with an infographic containing all the facts and stats for this year's Le Tour De France.

Infographic: Tour De France 2015 Interesting Facts & Stats


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Infographic: Tour De France 2015 Facts & Stats




The key points discussed in the Infographic are:

  1. Distances
  2. Broadcast & Media
  3. Winners by Nationality
  4. Tour Statistics
  5. Team Statistics
  6. Few General Numbers.


Tour De France 2015 Unknown Facts

  • The average tour distance is around 3664 Km. That's around the distance between London and Jerusalem.
  • Col du Giaber is the highest stage of Tour de France with a height of 2645 metres.
  • Average pedal strokes per person per tour is around 486,000
  • Total Pedal Strokes 96.25 Million.

Tour De France 2015 Team Facts

Here are some team facts that you must know, note that these are taken from TEAM SKY which is one of the best teams in Tour de France
  • Each team consist of 9 riders
  • 4 Coaches per team 
  • 4 Mechanics
  • 1 Doctor
  • 5 Carers
  • 1 Chef
  • 2 Hospitality Staff members
  • 1 Director of Cycling
  • 1 transport and hospitality bookings manager
  • 1 Osteopath
  • 1 communications manager
Quite impressive stats right ?? 

Well there are some more regarding the equipment, just check out the infographic for it.


Tour De France 2015 Broadcast & Media Facts

  • 450 Journalists on an average. 
  • 2400 Hours of LIVE TV coverage 
  • 121+ Tv stations covering the event
  • 3.9 Billions viewers 

Tour De France 2015 Winner Facts

Winners by nationality are:
  1. 36 from France 
  2. 18 from Belgium 
  3. 12 from Spain 
  4. 10 from Italy 
  5. 5 from Luxembourg
  6. 3 from USA
  7. 2 from UK

Tour De France 2015 Tour Statistics

  • 1400 Bikes with around 200 riders
  • Winner gets $610,000 
  • Total prize money $4.3 Million
  • 240 Support cars throughout the Tour
  • 3000 Wheels and 4850 Tyres on an average.
  • 66000 Water bottles 
  • 792 Cycling Suits
  • 8400 Food bags
  • 12 Million Road Side Spectators
  • 25000 Security Personals 
So these were some of the best unknown and interesting facts of Tour De France. I hope you all enjoyed it. Share it with all the cycling fans around the globe and leave your comments below. If you want to watch Tour de France live streaming simply click here:
 
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