Tour de France 2021 - Julian Alaphilippe : "2021 will be a special year for me”

Tour de France 2021 - Julian Alaphilippe :
Julian Alaphilippe is set to kick off his eighth pro season in three weeks' time at the Tour de la Provence, which will take place between 11-14 February. Created five years ago, the race will once again have a demanding parcours, with the trip up Chalet-Reynard – just a few kilometers from the top of the Mont Ventoux – being the highlight of this sixth edition.It will be Alaphilippe's first appearance at La Provence since 2016, the year of the inaugural edition, and the rainbow jersey holder – who later in the month will make his Omloop Het Nieuwsblad debut – is looking forward to racing in front of his countrymen and showing the World Champion jersey he conquered in Italy.