Tour de France 2017!

It's the biggest event on the pro cycling calendar, and it's nearly upon us. The 2017 Tour de France starts Saturday, and as always, VirtualBikeRace.com will be here with all the action.

Starting in Düsseldorf, Germany, the race will pass through Belgium and Luxembourg during the first week, before snaking it's way through France, including stages in all five major mountain ranges, culminating in a stage finish atop the Col d’Izoard.

The provisional rider start list has been entered, so pick your team now! Don't forget to challenge your friends.