Tour de France 2009 is made up of 21 stages covering a distance of 3500 kms. There are 10 flat stages, 7 mountain stages, 1 medium mountain stage, 2 individual time trials and 1 team time trial.
Alberto Contador of Astana, pictured, started the 2009 Tour de France as the favorite and after stage 6 of the Tour de France he is currently in third position. In front of him in 2nd place is team mate Lance Armstrong and in 1st position after Tour de France stage 6 is Fabian Cancellara.
Stage 7 of Tour de France is a 224km stretch from Barcelone to Andorre Arcalis and is set for Jul 10 2009.