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Join us this July for a history-making Tour!
Watch your favorite pros battle it out in the
inaugural Virtual Tour de France. The action
is going to be non-stop!

VIRTUAL L'ETAPE
DU TOUR DE FRANCE

Ride the same roads as the pros! Three stages in all. Complete just one to unlock the official kit! Or go for all three for an epic challenge and endless bragging rights.

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Coming Up on le Virtual Tour de France

Stage 1: Watopia’s Hilly Route

July 4 | 2:00pm BST / 6:00am PDT

Some of the best pro cyclists in the world kick off the Virtual Tour de France with four laps on the Watopia Hilly route. These men and women will make history battling for the first-ever Virtual Yellow Jerseys on Zwift’s first course! 

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Stage 2: Watopia’s Mountain Route

July 5 | 2:00pm BST / 6:00am PDT

The pros take on the Watopia “Mountain Route” today. They start in the flats before ascending the 4% Epic KOM. If the climbers don’t breakaway, keep your eyes on the sprinters during the flat finish!

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Virtual L’Étape du Tour de France Watopia's Mountain Route

July 4 -5

Like the pros in Stage 2, you’ll ride the Watopia “Mountain Route.” It’s going to be a fast start in the flats before tackling the 4% Epic KOM. And it will end with a fast finish thanks to flat roads.

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Le Virtual Tour de France Schedule

  • Week 1: July 4 & 5

  • Virtual Tour de France | Stage 1

    July 4 | 2:00pm BST / 6:00am PDT. Pro men and women make history battling for the first-ever Virtual Yellow Jerseys on Zwift’s first course.

  • Virtual Tour de France | Stage 2

    July 5 | 2:00pm BST / 6:00am PDT. With a massive mid-race climb and a flat finish, Stage 2 is sure to be exciting from start to end!

  • Virtual L’Étape du Tour de France Watopia's Mountain Route

    July 4 & 5. Ride the same route the pros race during Stage 2: Watopia “Mountain Route” today.

  • Week 2: July 11 & 12

  • Virtual Tour de France | Stage 3

    July 11 | 2:00pm BST / 6:00am PDT. Get ready for a gander at the new France map! This stage will be flat and fast!

  • Virtual Tour de France | Stage 4

    July 12 | 2:00pm BST / 6:00am PDT. Roll through the flatlands before ascending the hilly KOM. After a fast and furious descent, hit the Marina for a mad-dash sprint.

  • Virtual L’Étape du Tour de France Casse-Pattes

    July 11 & 12. Like racers in stage four, you’ll sample challenging climbs and blistering sprints.

  • Week 3: July 18 & 19

  • Virtual Tour de France | Stage 5

    July 18 | 2:00pm BST / 6:00am PDT. Featuring a mix of ascents and flats, there are sections for both climbers and sprinters in this stage.

  • Virtual Tour de France | Stage 6

    July 19 | 2:00pm BST / 6:00am PDT. The final stage is in Paris and will be raced, not ridden. Getting ready for fireworks!

  • Virtual L’Étape du Tour de France La Reine

    July 18 & 19. We saved one of the most iconic climbs for last!

GET THE INSIDE SCOOP
WITH RACE COMPANION

The best way to follow the Virtual Tour de France? Zwift’s Race View. All the information from current standings to live race action is there. Each week, you can toggle between team and rider view and track where the riders are on the map in real-time.

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Giving Back

Virtual Tour de France and Virtual L'Etape du Tour de France are part of Tour de France United, a large campaign raising money for a small group of cycling-focused charities. Please consider donating.

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