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Centenary Tour de France: the teams

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2013-06-28

Below is a list of the 22 sponsored teams, comprising 198 riders, that will be competing in the 2013 Centenary Tour de France.

Even if every rider in the Tour de France dreams of being first past the post at the Champs Elysées finish line in Paris on July 21, the three-week competition is very much a team event. The 198 riders will participate as part of 22 sponsored teams, many of mixed nationalities. Click below to see the teams’ compositions, and their objectives.

AG2R-La Mondiale (FRA)
Argos-Shimano (NED)
Astana (KAZ)
Belkin Pro Cycling (NED)
BMC (USA)
Cannondale (ITA)
Cofidis (FRA)
Europcar (FRA)
Eukaltel (ESP)
FDJ (FRA)
Garmin-Sharp (USA)
Katusha (RUS)
Lampre-Merida (ITA)
Lotto-Belisol (BEL)
Movistar (ESP)
Omega-Pharma (BEL)
Orica-GreenEDGE (AUS)
RadioShack-Leopard (LUX)
Saxo-Tinkoff (DEN)
Sky (GBR)
Sojasun (FRA)
Vacansoleil-DCM (NED)

Date created : 2013-06-27

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