Tour de France 2019
Brussels was chosen to host the start of the Tour de France in 2019. For the second time, the capital will receive the start of the Tour de France, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Tour de France victory of Eddy Merckx in 1969. The first stage on Saturday 6 July 2019 goes from Brussels via Charleroi back to Brussels. On Sunday 7 July 2019, there will be a team time trial in Brussels finishing at the Atomium.
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