Critérium Du Dauphiné 2016 Preview – Riders & Stages To Watch

Published on June 2nd 2016


The Critérium du Dauphiné is the ultimate pre-Tour de France test of form. Will we see Chris Froome and Alberto Contador go head to head? Here are the stages and riders to watch. Subscribe to GCN: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! Sign up to the GCN newsletter: With Chris Froome and Alberto Contador both bringing strong teams, some brutal stages in the mountains – not to mention the prologue – the Critérium du Dauphiné this year should be epic. Watch more on GCN... How does bike weight affect climbing? ▶︎ How does altitude affect performance? ▶︎ Buy NEW GCN cycling kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele / Music: Moonshine - Leek Soup, James Delarre, Elinor Rees Epic For Breakfast - Marc Adamo, Tico Zamora