The 77th edition of Paris-Nice will take place from Sunday the 10th of March 2019 to Sunday the 17th. The race goes back to 1933 and is after the Grand Tours one of the most important stage races on the cycling calendar. As in recent years, the riders will be shot into action in a town near Paris and, obviously, the finish is in Nice. Usually the famous Col d’Eze is featured in the finale of the last stage. (Slideshow route/profile)
With seven consecutive victories in the 1980’s Sean Kelly in the most successful rider in The Race to the Sun.
Marc Soler is title holder. In 2018, the podium was rounded out by Simon Yates and Gorka Izagirre.
The route of the 2019 edition of Paris-Nice will be revealed in January. According to rumours, the race will start in Yvelines, while taking in a summit finish in Risoul on Friday, 15 March.
Paris-Nice 2019 stages:
|Date||Start and finish||Length||Type||Results||Winner||Leader|
|1||Su 10-3||Yvesline – …|
|6||Fr 15-3||… – Risoul||mountains|
Paris-Nice 2019: Route maps, height profiles, and more
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