Definitions for "1961 Tour de France"
The 1961 Tour de France was the 48th running of the Tour de France, but the 59th anniversary. It meandered through France from June 25 to July 16, 1961. It consisted of 21 stages, a total of 4397 km (2732.17 mi), which was ridden at an average speed of 36.033 km/h (22.3899 mph).