A local tour for youth under 16, 17 and 18 years old will be organised for singles and teams, with a total distance of 238km distributed over four stages, as well as a special race for the disabled that precedes the start of the first stage of the tour on Jan.28.
UAE Team ADQ, the country’s first professional Women’s cycling team, officially announced the start of its training camp, ahead of the 2023 season. The training camp takes place in Tuscany, Italy.
Slovenian cyclist Tadej Pogacar has won Stage 7, the Mubadala Stage, 148km from Al Ain to Jebel Hafeet, ahead of Yates and Bilbao.
Lotto rider Van Gils, 22, sealed victory after winning Friday's fourth stage, finishing 20th on the final day after the 138km run which suited the sprinters.
A powerful bunch was still together as the 181-kilometre fourth stage slogged up Jebel Jais, the highest point in the Emirates.
Motivated by his second place in last month’s first round of the 2022 series in Poland, the Emirati driver produced a stunning performance to win a three-stage qualifying session hampered by gusting winds.
It was a mature and impressive display from the Emirati driver who has steadily grown in confidence since joining Team Abu Dhabi last season, and now has the look of a genuine world title contender.
A 13.2km time trial will get the 109th edition of the Tour De France underway, before the riders eventually roll into the mountains and push their bodies and physical capabilities to the absolute limit.
Pakistani and international cyclists take part in the Tour de Khunjerab, one of the world's highest altitude cycling competitions, near the Pakistan-China Khunjerab border.