Amazing pre WWI Tour De France Route Map Poster - The 12th running of the race.
A- Condition linen backed
1914 Race Statistics
5405 km (3359 miles)
15 stages circling the entirety of France
Average speed 26.8 km/hr (16.7 mph)
Winner Philippe Thys, Belgium
2nd Henri Pelissier, France
3rd Jean Alavoine, France
This year frame numbers were introduced to identify riders. It is the first year cyclists from Australia entered the race and there were two from Australia. Also of interest, there were 11 former of future TDF winners on the starting line for this race, a record which still stands today!