Cambridgeshire and Essex Tour de France routes inspected
8 April 2014 Last updated at 16:35 BST
Organiser of the Tour de France Christian Prudhomme has visited Cambridgeshire and Essex to inspect the Stage Three routes.
The BBC's Susie Fowler-Watt asked if he was worried by the potholes on the country's roads.
He assured her he was not and was looking forward to the cyclists competing in "magnificent" East Anglia on 7 July.