- Category: Cyprus Sunshine Cup
- Published: Monday, 22 February 2016 15:08
Cyprus Sunshine Cup 2016 two weeks before the start announces some changes on the courses of the Afxentia stage race (25-28). Day 1 and day 3 undergo some adjustments. Meanwhile organizing agency Bikin’ Cyprus start to support the Hans Rey charity project Wheels4life.
The 20th edition of the Afxentia stage race will follow the same four days structure as the two years before. But the riders out of more than 20 different countries will find a change in the opening Lefkara time trial and also on stage 3, the point to point race in Lythrodontas.
Some more world class riders out of worlds cross country family are registered for the 20th edition of the Afxentia stage race from 25 to 28 of February 2016. The Cyprus Sunshine Cup welcomes the title defender Florian Vogel and also two more Olympic gold medalists on the women’s start list: Julie Bresset and Sabine Spitz.
Cyprus is going to feel the vibrations of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Lots of world class mountain biker, lead by London gold medallist Jaroslav Kulhavy (Cze) and Athens Olympic champion Gunn-Rita Dahle-Flesjaa (Nor), are on the list for the 20th edition of the Cyprus Sunshine Cup. Amateur riders are able to join this atmosphere, starting on February 25 with the time trial of the Afxentia stage race.