HomeCyclingHeatwave cuts Route d'Occitanie stage to only 36km

Heatwave cuts Route d’Occitanie stage to only 36km

COVID-19 is not the one factor derailing races this week. The heatwave that has struck Europe has seen the second stage of La Route d’Occitanie to only 36km. 

Riders have suffered within the warmth (opens in new tab)at races up to now week, on the Tour de Suisse (opens in new tab) and the Tour of Slovenia, with some unable to carry out at their greatest and others unable to race on, via heatstroke and dehydration. The danger to riders at La Route d’Occitanie (opens in new tab), which takes place within the hottest south-western area of France, was thought of too nice on Friday. 



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