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Title: La XXXII Vuelta Ciclista a Castilla y León
Post by: just some guy on May 15, 2017, 11:19
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The XXXII Tour of Castile and León will take place from 19 to 21 May in three stages with a total of 479.9 kilometers. In this edition, the Vuelta will once again unite sports, heritage and tourism and its route will be linked to the mining basins, as it passes through the provinces of Palencia and León. This edition, which will have the participation of 18 teams -3 more than last year, will start on Friday May 19 in Aguilar de Campoo and will conclude on Sunday 21 in León.

Castile and Leon | Ministry of Culture and Tourism

The Minister of Culture and Tourism, María Josefa García Cirac, today presented the XXXII edition of the International Cycling Tour to Castilla y León, to be held between May 19 and 21, and highlighted the support of the Board for events Sports that also "contribute to the tourism promotion of Castilla y León and to project the image of our Community at national and international level." In this sense, he said that "the territories, people and all the natural and cultural heritage that runs this turn project the best image of Castilla y León to the rest of the world." The sports and tourism component of the Vuelta, with the presence of teams and cyclists of the first rank, adds the economic and social value. For this reason, for several editions,

On this occasion, the Vuelta Ciclista will run in three stages, with a total of 479.9 kilometers, through the north of Castile and Leon, crossing the provinces of Palencia and Leon. The counselor has pointed out that a good part of the tour will go through the mining basins and their municipalities, showing their patrimonial, cultural and natural wealth.

The first stage will begin on Friday May 19 in the Palencia town of Aguilar de Campoo and will conclude in Santibáñez de la Peña, with a route of 168 kilometers. The second stage will be held on Saturday 20, between Velilla del Río Carrión, in Palencia, and Sabero and Alto de Camperona, in León, with a route of 166.4 kilometers. The third and final stage will leave Ponferrada on May 21, will be 145.5 kilometers and will conclude in Leon.

Of the 18 participating teams, four are Spanish and one from Castilla y León: Movistar Team, Caja Rural Seguros RGA, Murias Talde and Burgos BH. As for the foreign teams, this edition of the Tour will feature Direct Energie, from France; Androni Giocatolli, from Italy; Israel Cycling Academy, Israel; Medellin Inder and Bicycles Strongman, from Colombia; Efapel, Tavira Sporting, La Aluminio, W 52-FC Porto and PR Boavista, from Portugal; Bolivia, Bolivia; Kuwait Cartridge, Kuwait; Lokosphinx from Russia and Team Sapura Cycling from Malaysia.


Satges
Stage: 1 - 19 May : Aguilar de Campoo - Santibáñez de la Peña 168.00 km
Stage: 2 - 20 May : Velilla del Río Carrión - Alto de Camperona 166.40 km
Stage: 3 - 21 May : Ponferrada - León 145.50 km

Stage: 1 - 19 May : Aguilar de Campoo - Santibáñez de la Peña, 168.00 km

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Stage: 2 - 20 May : Velilla del Río Carrión - Alto de Camperona, 166.40 km


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Stage: 3 - 21 May : Ponferrada - León, 145.50 km

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Title: Re: La XXXII Vuelta Ciclista a Castilla y León
Post by: just some guy on May 15, 2017, 11:22
The Race of Castles and Lions :win
Title: Re: La XXXII Vuelta Ciclista a Castilla y León
Post by: just some guy on May 15, 2017, 11:22
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Title: Re: La XXXII Vuelta Ciclista a Castilla y León
Post by: Leadbelly on May 18, 2017, 11:45
https://twitter.com/AdrianoMalori/status/865146683033882625

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