The Trip de France obtained underway on Saturday from the western port city of Brest.
The biking occasion was set up in its conventional place throughout the summertime.
In 2015″ s competitors was pressed back to September as a result of COVID-19.
The dismal weather condition in Brittany did not hinder followers: numerous viewers, numerous holding the local flag, lined the roads as bikers began their three-week trip throughout France.
The initial stage is a mainly level 198-kilometres that completes in Landerneau.
It is most likely to favour punchy bikers consisting of globe champ Julian Alaphilippe as well as Strade Bianche champ Mathieu van der Poel.
Protecting champ Tadej Pogacar, a 22-year-old Slovenian, is the much-loved to hold the title he asserted in 2014 to come to be the second-youngest champ in the background of the race.