Where will start the Tour de France in 2021 ? The question taps the world of cycling since that Copenhagen has thrown in the towel. The Danish capital will host the start of the Tour in 2022 instead of 2021, backlash indirect of the pandemic of the novel coronavirus. Everything indicates that Britain is better placed to take up the torch. On 20 July, The Telegram was pleased : "The Tower 2021 should leave Britain ! "
The organisers of the Grande boucle hesitate between the cities of Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine) and Brest (Finistère). The elected environmentalists of Rennes, with whom Nathalie Appéré (PS) has been merged between the two towers, however, could make their job easier. The Green inhibit the effect of the four irons to cross the road to the Tower, as the report of our colleagues from France Blue, Wednesday, August 5, 2020.
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" The 700 000 euros, which it must spend to accommodate this event, it is the equivalent of a year's extension in the budget of the CCAS, and economic benefits have never been proven ", persifle Valerie Faucheux, assistant with mobility. The elected cauchemarde to the idea of his city defiled by the millions of objects were thrown to the spectators by the caravan of the Tour. According to her, " it is a format sports dated ".
the opposition of The environmentalists, therefore, Brest in a very favorable situation. The last great departure of the region, catalogued "eldest daughter" of cycling due to the popularity of this sport in the land of Armorica, dates back to 2008... to Brest.
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