Tour de France 2011: Live Coverage Of Stage 3 Begins At 8 A.M.

The 2011 Tour de France gets back at it bright and early on Monday morning as the third stage of the race gets underway. Unlike the second stage, which was a time trial, Monday will be about length with the stage reaching 198 kms.

The cyclists will be heading out of the Vendée and into Brittany, beginning at Olonne-Sur-Met, crossing the Loire via the Saint-Nazaire bridge, which is the high point of this stage. It's not extremely high and will be ideal for sprinters. There won't be many better opportunities for them to make a move. The stage ends in Redon, a town with a rich cycling heritage.

 

A replay of the stage will be shown on Versus at 12 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 8 p.m. and 12 a.m. Versus will also be broadcasting Tour de France related shows throughout the day, including a pre-race show at 7 a.m.

If you're looking for live coverage and updates online, be sure to stay with our 2011 Tour de France StoryStream. Get geared up for the 2011 Tour de France with Podium Cafe's five storylines to watch. Also be sure to check out the full route and schedule for this year's race.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.