Coupe de Hue
26 August 2018 7:00 am
The Imperial Citadel
A cycling competition in Vietnam's former Imperial capital, the Coupe De Huế Gran Fondo Sportive event, is intending to promote cycling in Vietnam on the international stage.
Taking place over the weekend of Aug. 25 and Aug. 26, with the main event a 138km race on the 26th, the race will include four events:
- Gran Fondo Sportive (main event) 138km.
- I-on Health Cup (43km).
- Family Ride (24km)
- SUP Race (10km
While the mountain and coastal scenery of the area will act as a backdrop for the event, the main proceedings will centre around the ancient Citadel and the Perfume River.
Preceding the main event will be the I-on health Cup 43km Sprint Race in Huế city and a Family ride (24km). In addition to the cycling there will be a concert with a range of live music and DJs on the stage for all to enjoy, as well as a wealth of food on offer to make this a truly international event.
Participants are encouraged to register on the Coupe De Hue Website - coupedehuecyclerace.com.Â
All riders will receive a jersey and kit bag. The deadline for registrations is 31st July – after that a late fee will apply.