#TDF2016 concluded on Sunday in Paris, on the Champs Elysées. After traveling a remarkable 3,519 kilometers, @chrisfroome won the 103rd edition of the Tour de France.
@leCMN captured the compelling final moments of the race, live on Periscope.
Relive the highlights of #TDF2016
After each stage, riders shared their emotions and victories on Twitter:
Cycling enthusiasts haven’t missed a moment of this year’s twist and turns, thanks to the behind the scenes perspective offered through video on Twitter & Periscope.
Since the beginning of the competition, between 2 and 24 July, over 3.7 million Tweets have been seen 4.1 billion times on and off Twitter.
The top five most-Tweeted about moments were:
- Froome starts running while his bike gets fixed (because of the previous crash with the motorcycle) during Stage 12 (07/14/16)
- The Tour de France committee decides that Froome stays in yellow at the end of Stage 12 (07/14/16)
- Jarlinson Pantano is the first rider to cross the finish line of Stage 15 (07/17/16)
- Romain Bardet wins Stage 19 (07/22/16)
- Cavendish wins the First Stage of #TDF2016 (07/02/16)
The top five most-Tweeted about athletes were:
- Chris Froome (@chrisfroome)
- Nairo Quintana (@NairoQuinCo)
- Jarlinson Pantano (@jarlinsonpantan)
- Mark Cavendish (@MarkCavendish)
- Peter Sagan (@petosagan)
The top five most-Tweeted about teams were:
- Team Sky (@TeamSky)
- Team Movistar (@Movistar_Team)
- Team Dimension Data (@TeamDiData)
- Team Tinkoff (@tinkoff_team)
- Team Etixx Quickstep (@Etixx_QuickStep)
And these are a selection of the most Retweeted Tweets sent throughout the course of the event:
Hope you enjoyed #TDF2016 !