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Tour De France – 16th stage: Gruissan – Nimes

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Gruissan at the heart of the peloton: A historic Tour de France
July 16, 2024 is a date to mark in your diaries. For the first time, our city will be at the center of a stage of the most famous cycling race in the world, offering an unprecedented sporting spectacle on the Aude coast. It's the kind of spectacle where endurance is measured as much by the strength of the legs as by the iron will, an event where the slightest misstep can be costly, perfectly illustrating the saying: "the Tour doesn't wait ".
The Gruissan-Nîmes stage of the 2024 Tour de France promises to be an unmissable event for sprinters and speed enthusiasts. 187 kilometers long, this portion of the Grande Boucle offers a mainly flat profile, ideal for sprint finishes.
The excitement will be at its height as runners and spectators converge on Boulevard Pech Maynaud, the starting point. The marina will indeed be one of the witnesses to the passage of some of the most enduring athletes on the planet. The route, designed between land and sea, promises technical challenges for cyclists and breathtaking panoramas for fans. The competition will be intense. It will echo the passion that drives Gruissan for cycling and adventure.
The wind could play a crucial role capable of redistributing the cards in the peloton. The teams will therefore have to demonstrate tactics and adaptability to protect their sprinters and maximize their chances in the fight for stage victory in Nîmes.
This day will transcend the simple sporting aspect; it will be a celebration of the spirit of Gruissan, its unique landscapes and its rich cultural heritage. Our visitors will be invited to immerse themselves in a total experience, where every moment will be an opportunity to discover what makes Gruissan such a special destination. Beyond the Gruissanot city, the entire diversity of Occitania will be highlighted.
Join us to live and write this page of our history together.
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July 16
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Tour De France – 16th stage: Gruissan – Nimes

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