Tour de France 2014 Route

The Dutch city of Utrecht is in the race to be able to organize the start of the Tour de France. The city of Utrecht has set his sights on organizing the Tour start in 2014, 2015 or 2016. Earlier Utrecht tried the Tour de France starting in 2008. But the start of the Tour de France in 2008 when it took place in the Netherlands.But the organizer ASO chose to leave the organization in the hands of the city of Rotterdam. The municipality of Utrecht, Utrecht itself thinks it has a good chance of getting awarded 2014 Tour start. However, competition from other foreign cities very large. Other places that candidate as the starting date for the 2014 Tour de France include Qatar, Florence, Salzburg, Barcelona, ​​Edinburgh, Yorkshire. The cities that the organization of the Tour starts Aspire 2014 has submitted a request to the Tour organization to host the Grand Depart Tour de France 2014 or later.

Amaury Sport Organisation

ASO is a part of EPA and organizes sports. Not only the Tour de France, but also the Tour of Spain, Paris ?? Nice. In addition, the Dakar Rally and the Central Europe Rally. Central Europe Rally will be run in Romania and Hungary. ASO also organizes the Paris Marathon and cycling events in Africa, Qatar and golf events French Open.

Places that have been used as the starting point for the 2014 Tour de France

Utrecht
The city of Utrecht think you have a good chance to organize the start of the Tour de France 2014. Nevertheless Utrecht has certainly not won yet. Especially the oil state Qatar could be a formidable opponent in Utrecht in the struggle for the organization of the Grand Départ ?? ?? Tour de France 2014
Qatar
ASO since 2002, the key organizer of the race in the world. ASO is also the organizer of the Tour of Qatar and maintain very good relations with influential companies in the oil state. Qatar in the Middle East, located in the Persian Gulf.
Florence
Boss Tour, Christian Prudhomme, has indicated in 2011 that he also saw a Tour start in Florence. Prudhomme said: ,, From a geographical and historical point of view, it is not really normal that the Tour has never started in Italy. It is perhaps time that it will ever change. ” Florence runs for the Tour early 2014 for the 100th birthday of Gino Bartali.Gino Bartali, a cyclist comes from Florence, the Tour de France won in 1938 and 1948. Bartali died on 5 May 2000.
Places that stand for election to the ASO
organization of the 2014 Tour de France, the following places are recognized as Tour Starting point:

Utrecht Dutch sixth start of the Tour de France

When Utrecht gets over the operation of the 2014 Tour de France would represent the sixth Dutch Tour starts in the history of the Tour de France. 1954, Amsterdam was the first non-French online for the Tour de France. After Amsterdam, followed many Tour start outside France.
Start the installation of the Tour de France outside France
since the start of the 1903 Tour de France, is the starting place organized in ten countries. Nineteen foreign places riders were welcomed like already from the Tour de France.
Hundredths Tour de France
Tour start of the centenary Tour de France 2013 will take place on French territory. The start of this Tour de France will take place on July 29, 2013 on the French island of Corsica.

Help Utrecht at the start of the Tour de France

Utrecht hopes to start keep pulling 2014 Tour de France, but is also operational for the start of the Tour de France in 2015 and 2016.
On its website, asking Dutch Domstad everything to help convince the organization of the Tour de France as Utrecht is an appropriate town for the start of the Tour in 2014, 2015 or 2016.
the city of Utrecht ask the Dutch people to send in photos. Especially images ?? s at Utrecht as a bicycle city appears. The best pictures will be used for a book that will eventually be offered to the management of the Tour de France.
Inhabitants Utrecht supports the plan for the Tour start in 2014
A survey by RTL showed that 80% of people in Utrecht got the hots for a tour starting in Utrecht .
You can take pictures that Utrecht is portrayed as a cycling city places on the Flickr group “Tour de France Utrecht” or Twittering to “Tour Utrecht.

Update:

Eventually Yorkshire awarded the 2014 Tour start. It later turned out that Utrecht is allowed to organize the Tour start in 2015.

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