First Tour de France

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First Tour de France

1903 Tour de France winner Maurice GarinThe first Tour de France took place in 1903.  Out of the 60 cyclists who set off, only 21 finished.  The winner was Maurice Garin, nicknamed ‘the Little Chimney Sweep’, riding a steel La Française.