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The 21 Stages of the Tour de France (NY Times)

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008

[Editor’s note: We’re half way thru the Tour de France bicycle race. Catch up the latest news with this New York Times interactive that aggregates Times stories and multimedia about the event by stage (day).Thanks Curt!]

The 95th Tour de France features 180 riders racing 2,212 miles over 23 days. It is a grueling test of endurance and strategy that includes nine mountain stages, two time trials and, undoubtedly, numerous surprises.

Follow the New York Times’s coverage of the race on this map, updated during the Tour with articles, photos and multimedia by clicking on the icons below.

View original interactive here.

ny times tour de france 2008

Interactive by: Jeffrey Marcus, Justin Sablich, Baden Copeland, Jon Huang, Tom Jackson/The New York Times