About « Tour de France Saitama Criterium »
The Tour de France SAITAMA CRITERIUM is pleased to greet for its 6th edition the 2018 Tour de France yellow jersey winner Geraint Thomas, 2018 world champion Alejandro Valverde and some of best riders in the world, next November 3rd and 4th.
At the hearth of Saitama City, the best Tour de France’s riders and the Japanese cycling elite will come together in a race around a 3km circuit.
The Tour de France SAITAMA CRITERIUM is also a place of exchange between cultures where The Tour de France prestige and Japanese excellence join their forces. In 2017, nearly 200 000 spectators came up on the roadsides of a fantastic circuit.
This year again, this culture blend will be symbolized by a day dedicated to traditional activities for our Tour de France’s riders.