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MONT VENTOUX Delevele Challenges ®

The Delevele Challenges ® Agency announces the creation of a "Super Weekend", with a new international professional cycling competition, under the Europe Tour calendar (Class 1.1) and under the aegis of the International Cycling Union, the league National cycling and the French Cycling Federation, Monday, June 17, 2019 (just after the Dauphiné) – a superb road classic departing from La Romaine, with an arrival at the top of the Mont Ventoux – this race will be associated with the fame Cyclosportive internationale Santini GF Mont Ventoux (2500 participants and 40 different countries), which will be run the day before, June 16, 2019.

The professional, amateur, tourism and local worlds will be gathered together during a festive weekend around the bike and the terroir with the Village Expo.

"With cycling, we stain to our level to develop sustainable tourism, good for health, open to all ages, all sports levels, all social backgrounds, all sexes, all nationalities and cultures, and do the best to be Precursors and example value on the limitation of environmental nuisances that this type of event can bring "Lucie Hasaan, President of the Association GF Mont Ventoux.

"It is a great pride to see the professional platoon back on the Vauclusian roads, 20 after the end of the Tour du Vaucluse." The organization of a major event, of quality, of scope and of international influence will bring forward this territory of excellence. This new classic also marks the return to France of an online race for climbers, says Nicolas Bitcha, race director. He goes on to: "To meet, the time of a weekend, the cyclists and professional amateur universes is also a strategic business and communication opportunity for our partners"

On the program: 173km through the Vaucluse, for 4100m of difference.