How do riders pee on the bike? Why is there no women’s Tour? Why is the leader’s jersey yellow? We’ve got the answers.
Let's be honest: Pro cycling is difficult to watch and enjoy without some basic knowledge. But once you’ve figured out the essential logistics (What’s up with the jersey colors? What’s a breakaway? Which channel is this race even on?), a few more nuanced questions still linger. Here are fun Tour de France facts and answers to 14 questions you’ve likely wondered about the race, which will make you enjoy watching it even more.