Schools Pack Tour de France Depart 2014

Schools Pack Tour de France Depart 2014

The Grand Départ, the first two stages of the world’s biggest cycling race, the Tour de France, will travel through the Bradford district next summer. It will make its way through Ilkley and surrounding areas on Saturday, 5 July and Silsden, Keighley and Haworth on Sunday, 6 July 2014.

An exciting pack of resources has been published for primary and secondary schools to encourage pupils to get involved in cycling in the run up to the event. Full details of the Grand Depart in the Bradford area are on the Bradford Council website. Information is also available on the Yorkshire Tour de France Depart website

Schools across the district are being urged to make good use of the new Cycling Yorkshire Tour de France schools pack aimed at teachers, community lead­ers and parents of young people aged from 7 to 14. The pack, which is available for download below, outlines a range of curriculum based activities around the TdF Grand Depart and opportunities to get involved in cycling in their local area.

The pdf downloads can be found below

TdF Section A                     

TdFSection B

TdF Section C

Cycling to school

Yellow Jersey Boy

Spotty Jersey Girl

Green wheelie dude

Green jersey shades

Mountain climber

Towing Car




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