The 76th edition of Paris-Nice will take place from Sunday, 4 March to Sunday, 11 March 2018. The race goes back to 1933 and is after the Grand Tours one of the most important stage races on the cycling calendar. The Queen stage of the 2018 edition takes in four intermediate climbs before a summit finish at Col de Valdeblore La Colmiane after a 16.3 kilometres closing climb at 6.2%. A number of demanding hilly stages and sprint stages, and one time trial, round out the route of Paris-Nice 2018. (Slideshow route/profile)
With seven consecutive victories in the 1980’s Sean Kelly in the most successful rider in The Race to the Sun.
Sergio Henao is title holder, besting Alberto Contador (by 2 seconds) and Daniel Martin in 2017.
Clink on the links in underneath scheme for details on individual stages.
Paris-Nice 2018 stages:
|Date||Start and finish||Length||Type||Results||Winner||Leader|
|1||Su 4-3||Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 1 Chatou – Meudon||135.0 km||flat|
|2||Mo 5-3||Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 2 Orsonville – Vierzon||187.0 km||flat|
|3||Tu 6-3||Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 3 Bourges – Châtel-Guyon||195.0 km||flat|
|4||We 7-3||Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 4 La Fouillouse – Saint-Étienne||18.4 km||ITT|
|5||Th 8-3||Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 5 Salon-de-Provence – Sisteron||163.5 km|
|6||Fr 9-3||Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 6 Sisteron – Vence||188.0 km||hills|
|7||Sa 10-3||Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 7 Nice – Valdeblore La Colmaine||175.0 km||mountains|
|8||Su 11-3||Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 8 Nice – Nice||110.0 km||hills|
Paris-Nice 2018: Route maps, height profiles, and more
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Profile 8th stage
Climb details Valdeblore La Colmaine
Climb details Col d’Eze
Paris and Nice at Google Maps
Paris-Nice 2018 Route stage 2: Orsonville - VierzonParis-Nice 2018 Route stage 3: Bourges - Châtel-GuyonParis-Nice 2018 Route stage 4: La Fouillouse - Saint-ÉtienneParis-Nice 2018 Route stage 5: Salon-de-Provence - SisteronParis-Nice 2018 Route stage 6: Sisteron - VenceParis-Nice 2018 Route Stage 7: Nice - Valdeblore La ColmianeParis-Nice 2018 Route stage 8: Nice – Nice