Tour de France the organizers have designed a very dangerous route for the 2022 edition , which will include hikes in gusty winds, cobblestones and strenuous mountain stages. The race will start with a 13km individual time trial in Copenhagen before the second stage leads the peloton on the 18 km Great Belt Bridge. It's windy 364 days a year here tour director Christian Prudhomme told reporters on Thursday. This visit can be lost as early as the second day. Those who exceed the block of opening of three days in Denmark and fo urth stage through the hills of Flanders must face the fifth stage through cobbled sectors between Lille and Arenberg. 'expect light climbers to suffera day that could be marred by accidents and mechanical issues due to the rough terrain that usually favors one-day racing specialists. To complete these stages and hope to win the Tour, you will need to be an all-round racer and have a strong team, said the deputy director of the Tour. Thierry Gouvenou.The first test for the climbers will come on the seventh stage with the first of five summit finishes at the top of the Planche des Belles Filles, where you are the reigning champion ar Tadej Pogacar effectively won his first title in 2020 by upsetting his Slovenian compatriot Primoz Roglic during the final time trial. Team UAE Emirates 'Tadej Pogacar from Slovenia wearing the overall leader ' s yellow jersey next to the Jumbo Visma 's team Jonas Vingegaard from Denmark (R) wearing the best white youth jersey during the 21st and final stage of the 108th edition of the Tour de France cycling, 108 km between Chatou and Pa ris Champs-Elysees, on the 18th July 2021. READ: Jan Ullrichsays he was 'almost dead ' before a visit from Lance Armstrong helped him recover Tour favorite Pogacar, who hammered his rivals in the mountains in the last edition, has also proven that he is a solid classic for a day, having won the Liège-Bastogne-Liège and Giro di Lombardia Monument classics this year and, given the nature of the course It's hard to see past him for a Tour favorite. I've been waiting for this moment since the end of this year's Tour, Pogac ar told reporters during the presentation ceremony Thursday. I'm looking forward to the race. He's got it all, it's going to be fun. I don't know which one is the key stage. There are a lot of stages where you can lose the Tour and stages where you can win it. The race will culminate at the summit of the pulmonary ascent of Col du Galibier, 2,607 meters above sea level, en route to a summit finish at Col du Granon (2,413 meters) after a painful effort of 11.3 km at an average gradient of 9.3%. The 12th stage starts from Briançon and ends at the top of the emblematic Alpe d 'Huez (13.8km at 8.1 %), taking the same route as the 1986 Tour when the five-time winner Bernard Hinault and Greg LeMond crossed the line hand in hand for a famous one-tw o. Pogacar won the Tour de France in 2020 as well as in 2021. READ: British cyclist Mark Cavendish equalizes record of Eddy Merckx 's Tour de France The Frenchman said he would help his La Vie Claire team win the race a year after receiving help from the American in the race. 'previous edition. Both should be on the Tour for this stag next year, Prudhomme said of the former racers.After two brutal stages in the Pyrenees, the race will be completed with a 40 km individual time trial in southwest France and the mostly processional journey to the Champs Elysees in Paris.