As organisers of the Tour de France, a top international sporting event, along with prestigious classics such as the Paris-Roubaix, Liège-Bastogne-Liège, Flèche Wallonne and Paris-Tours, not to mention the Paris-Nice, Critérium du Dauphiné and Vuelta a España, A.S.O. has confirmed its reputation as the world's leading organiser of cycling events. Over 100 days of competition are organised every year, during which A.S.O. also supports the world of amateur cycling by organising the Tour de l'Avenir. One of A.S.O.’s main growth strategies focuses on the globalisation of cycling. By organising the Tours of Qatar, Oman and Beijing and helping with TV production and distribution for the Tour of California, A.S.O. is actively contributing to cycling's rise in popularity, not just as a sport, but also as a means of sustainable transport in cities.