Tour de France 2020

Video: Le Tour de France for newbies

Three weeks, 21 stages, often multiple countries, history from 1903... the Tour is complicated! Here's your fun, animated video primer.

The Tour de France is a beautiful event with a wealth of history, an abundance of natural beauty, and an intriguing set of interwoven competitions. It can be a lot for a new fan of the sport to take in!

Check out this handy video to get yourself oriented on the most beautiful sporting event on the planet.