The Guide is the essential accompaniment for watching the Tour de France, July 6-28, whether it’s streaming on your mobile device or roadside at the race. This exclusive annual publication is produced by the expert A.S.O. editorial team including internationally renowned cycling icons such as Bernard Hinault.
This collectors “first-ever” Canadian edition will feature a special section highlighting Canadian Tour legends Alex Stieda and Steve Bauer as well as a special article about every Canuck to ever ride at the Tour.
“I was stoked to hear that Pedal is producing the first-ever Canadian edition of the Official Tour de France Guide,” said Stieda. “It’s exciting to share our rich legacy from this amazing race with fans here and abroad and it’s truly an honour to be the first North American to ever wear the fabled yellow jersey… can’t wait to see this collector’s first edition.”
“It is nice to know that Canada’s own Pedal Magazine has got the nod to publish the first-ever Canadian edition of the 2019 Official Tour de France Guide. Looks like I will need to make a comeback and write Bauer Power once more,” commented Bauer.
The Tour de France is cycling’s biggest event and one of the biggest annual sporting events in the world with an estimated 350 million TV viewers in more than 170 countries.
Available for pre-sale from March 15 at www.pedalmag.com the Canadian edition of the Official Tour de France Guide will be released in early June and will available at select bike shops and newsstands across Canada with a suggested retail price of $12.95.
Published in English only by Pedal as part of a licensing agreement with Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO), organizers of the Tour de France, the first-ever in Canadian edition, provides a comprehensive preview of the world’s biggest bike race and is now part of this annual tradition for sports enthusiasts.
* High quality
* Beautifully designed
* Best race photography
* In-depth stage profiles and maps
* Colourful analyses of teams and riders
Only $12.95 + HST (Shipping/Handling included). Receive your collector’s first-ever edition by June 7.