Paris-Nice, the first major European stage race of the 2012 season, kicks off on Sunday, March 4, and finishes on Sunday, March 11.
The eight-day race runs from the north of France to the south, and is aptly nicknamed the Race to the Sun.
Cycling Weekly will be bringing you stage reports, results and photos from every stage of this year’s Paris-Nice.
For a more in-depth look at the 2012 Paris-Nice route, a list of teams, past winners, TV guide and more take a look at our Paris-Nice 2012 Big Preview.
Paris-Nice 2012: Stages
|Stage one||Sunday March 4||Dampierre-en-Yvelines||Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse||9.4km ITT||>>>>||>>>>|
|Stage two||Monday March 5||Mantes-la-Jolie||Orléans||185.5km||>>>>||>>>>|
|Stage three||Tuesday March 6||Vierzon||Le Lac de Vassivière||194km||>>>>||>>>>|
|Stage four||Wednesday March 7||Brive-la-Gaillarde||Rodez||178km||>>>>||>>>>|
|Stage five||Thursday March 8||Onet-le-Château||Mende||178.5km||>>>>||>>>>|
|Stage six||Friday March 9||Suze-la-Rousse||Sisteron||178.5km||>>>>||>>>>|
|Stage seven||Saturday March 10||Sisteron||Nice||219.5km||>>>>||>>>>|
|Stage eight||Sunday March 11||Nice||Col d’Èze||9.6km ITT||>>>>||>>>>|
Total distance: 1155.5km
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