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Key figures

2016 STATISTICS

ENTRANCE

Number of entrants:%
Women 6 %
Men 94 %
Foreigners 42.6 %
French nationals 57.4 %

10 MOST REPRESENTED NATIONALITIES

Country%
France 57.44%
United Kingdom 25.55%
Ireland 1.90%
Swiss 1.82%
United States 1.45%
Belgium 1.36%
Brazil 1.20%
Australia 1.02%
Germany 1.01%
Italy 0.92%

 

THE RACE IN FIGURES

THE RACE

  • 26: the 2016 edition was the 26th
  • 11,158 finishers in 2016
  • 42.6 % of entrants come from abroad to take part in L’Etape du Tour
  • 900 : the number of volunteers involved in the race.
  • 62: the number of nationalities represented in the peloton
  • 20,417: the number of fans of the Etape du Tour Facebook page

SAFETY

  • 280 volunteers involved in traffic control duties mobilised along the whole route
  • 180 gendarmes will cordon off the most dangerous zones
  • 100 medical staff (doctors, nurses, first-aiders) mobilised on the route
  • 70 motorbikes to ensure the participants’ safety
  • 8 Mavic support vehicles
  • 6km of barriers
  • 10 ambulances spread over the route to carry out an intervention as soon as possible
  • 2 helicopters ready to intervene
  • 4 aids stations on the course

FEEDING ZONES

  • 9 feeding zones on the route including 4 providing both solid food and liquids
  • 11 T of bananas from Guadeloupe & Martinique
  • 3.4 T of apples and oranges
  • 700 Kg of dry fruit
  • 500 Kg of crisps
  • 350 Kg of Beaufort cheese
  • 22,000 Saint-Michel madeleines
  • 55,000 L of Vittel water
  • 9,800 L of Isostar energy drink