Revelstoke-based comedian and filmmaker Katie Burrell is overseas hosting one the year’s biggest female cycling events: the 2023 Tour de France Femmes.
Burrell is the unofficial host of the eight-day competition which takes riders from Clermont-Ferrand to Pau in France.
@katieburrelltv @Liv Cycling @Le Tour de France high level: how to #tdff #watchthefemmes #morefemmesonbikes #fyp #foryou #tourdefrance #tourdefrancefemmes ♬ original sound - Katie Burrell
The Tour de France Femmes is in its second year of competition and is taking place from July 23 - 30, featuring more than 200 female riders from all over the world. The race is being broadcasted in more than 190 countries.
Lotte Kopecky of Belgium leads the rankings after Stage 4 of the race. Olivia Baril leads Canadian women in the competition, sitting in 43rd.