You cannot enter the Tour de France; the UCI and ASO invite ProTour/UCI sanctioned teams to compete.
"Tour de" basically means "tour of". So tour de France = tour of France.
Tour de France was created in 1903.
"Tour de France on TV" is "(le) Tour de France à la télévision" in French.
Bicycles are raced in the Tour de France
bradley wiggins won the tour de france
Google "category climbs in tour de france".
The 94th Tour de France in 2007
Tour de France Féminin was created in 1984.
Le tour de France basically means "the tour of France". It's a long race that does cover a considerable part of France.
André Leducq, France, won the 1932 Tour de France
For a woman to win the Tour, they would have to race the Tour. Currently, men ride the Tour de France and women ride the Tour de France Feminin, which is a cycling grand tour for women.