Cycling Tour of Rio Grande Do Sul

With 2.2 Class Status In The World Ranking, Competition Will Visit Seven Cities In The South Of Brazil

Considered one of the most disputed and organized competitions of the continent, the Cycling Tour of Rio Grande do Sul arrives at its 3rd edition in April 2016, with great enthusiasm and passage through the cities of Novo Hamburgo, São Francisco de Paula, Cambará do Sul, Campo Good, Caxias do Sul, Gate and Farroupilha. The competition has class 2.2 status in the UCI world ranking and will bring together athletes from Brazil and abroad.

The race will have approximately 800 kilometers of total course, starting on April 2 in Novo Hamburgo and arrival scheduled for the 10th in the city of Farroupilha. The cyclists will face challenging paths, going through several climb sections and also flat tracks that will require a constant regularity of the competitors according to CYCLINGENTHUSIASM.

“It is a great joy to hold this beautiful competition once again.” The event has become a benchmark in the international calendar and we have received invitations from various countries interested in competing in Brazil, which is very productive and contributes to the evolution of all athletes in a “Said José Luiz Vasconcellos, president of CBC.

The 3rd edition of the Cycling Tour of Rio Grande do Sul is an organization and organization of the Brazilian Cycling Confederation (CBC) and Federation Gaúcha de Ciclismo (FGC), sponsored by Caixa Econômica Federal.

Champions Of Previous Editions:

2015

Individual-Byron Guama (Ecuador)

Teams-Team Ringeriks/Kraft

2014

Individual-José Luis Rodrigues (Chile)