51st Annual Tour de Louisiane Bike Race
    Dates: June 5, 2022
    Time: 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    Price: Free for spectators
    Location: Historic Downtown Covington / starts at Covington Trailhead
    Address: 419 N. New Hampshire St., Covington, LA 70433
    Phone: (985) 892-1873

The 51st annual Tour de Louisiane stage race returns to downtown Covington, Louisiana on Sunday, June 5, 2022. Cyclists come from all over the United States to compete for titles and thousands of dollars in prizes.

The big race is Sunday, starting at Covington's Trailhead of the Tammany Trace, 419 N. New Hampshire Street. This year's event benefits the Northshore Humane Society, who kicks off the event with a Dog Parade at 11:45 a.m.

Online registration closes at 11:59 PM CST on Thursday before the race, with time trials at locations around the parish on Saturday (see website for times and locations). Results are submitted to the USCF Results and Rankings Database.

Tour de Louisiane is promoted by the New Orleans Bicycle Club. NOBC was founded in 1968 with a dedication to promoting bicycling, with the emphasis on bicycle racing, in the Greater New Orleans area. Visit NOBC online at http://www.neworleansbicycleclub.org.

For details including registration, race times and prize information, visit http://www.neworleansbicycleclub.org/TDL/tourdela.htm.

Photos by Bobby Gilboy.

51st Annual Tour de Louisiane Bike Race
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  • Historic Downtown Covington / starts at Covington Trailhead
  • Free for spectators