What do the riders think is the worst thing about the Tour de France?

What do the Tour de France peloton not find enjoyable about riding the race?

Daryl Impey at the 2017 Tour de France (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

The Tour de France may seem all glamorous and every spectator may wish it was them completing a lap of the country, but La Grand Boucle does have its flaws and irritations.

While all riders enjoy riding the race, 21 stages through the French countryside and cities not only takes its toll on them physically, but there are logistic problems that compound the riders' recovery. The interest in the start villages and a nervous peloton also add to the stress.

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