Embrace Outside with Molly Hurford

Blog Writing

From the Bicycling Mag Files // A History of Tour de France Nutrition

July 27, 2016

From the Bicycling Mag Files // A History of Tour de France Nutrition

Racers used to have picnics on the roadside—imagine that today!  Image via Wicker Paradise on Flickr
Racers used to have picnics on the roadside—imagine that today!
Image via Wicker Paradise on Flickr

This was a super fun piece to research and to write. If you wondered how TDF racers ate back in the early years—1904, 1930, 1960—and how the food has evolved, especially in the last few decades, check it out!

Timeline: A History of Tour de France Nutrition


Written by:



Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *