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CYPRUS SUNSHINE CHALLENGE 2018

FOR PASSIONATE MOUNTAINBIKERS

If you are a passionate mountainbiker, love trails and want to race amongst the best riders in the world, but you don't have a UCI licence then the Cyprus Sunshine Challenge is exactly what you're looking for!

The Authentic MTB experience for everyone!

The Cyprus Sunshine Challenge is a 3-day event addressing non-UCI riders, providing the opportunity to passionate amateur mountain bikers to compete in the first three stages of Afxentia Stage Race and get ranked In their own category!The mountainbikers can combine their holidays in Cyprus with a high quality event where they will be riding among the best riders in the world!

The Cyprus Sunshine Cup, and by extension the Cyprus Sunshine Challenge, is one of the most prestigious mountainbike race events in the world, and one of the most famous mountainbike series on the UCI Calendar. Taking place every year in the early season, it is an awesome opportunity for top riders to kick start their race season with a bit of sunshine and excellent trails in the Mediterranean. Due to its exceptional route, the event attracts both professional athletes as well as recreational and keen mountainbikers from all over the world!

  • 3 days of mountainbike racing (Stages 1,2,3)
  • More than 250 bikers from around the world
  • Unparalleled weather conditions
  • One of the oldest stage race events on the UCI Calendar
  • Season opener for professionals
  • Excellent and inviting trails for different technical levels
  • Accommodation and race packages

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Non Licenced riders (Open categories)

Juniors: 17-18 yrs

Men/Women: 19-29 yrs

Masters 1 Men/Women: 30-39 yrs

Masters 2 Men/Women: 40-49 yrs

Masters 3 Men/Women: 50+ yrs

 

FEES

Participation fee for Challenge Stage race: 185 (Stages 1,2,3)

Option for participation in single stage:

Stage 1: 50  ¦  Stage 2: €75  ¦  Stage 3: €75

 

MAPS AND ROUTE PROFILES

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Main Sponsor:

 
 
  Cyprus in your heart  
 

Sponsors:

 
  Atlantic Insurance   Hellenic Bank