New dates for Tokyo Olympics clash with 2021 Tour de France

March 30, 2020

Earlier this month the International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed that the 2020 Olympics would be postponed by a year because of the coronavirus outbreak, with Japan now set to host from July 23 to August 8, 2021. With the 2021 Tour de France scheduled to run from July 2-25, it’s going to be a tight transfer for any riders targeting both the Grand Tour and the Olympic road race or time trial. Read more on Cycling Weekly.