19/08/2010Cancun Cycling Challenge 2010 invites the top 30 riders in the world

Cancun will welcome Ivan Basso, the winner of the Giro d’Italia, Oscar Freire, three-time world cycling champion, and brothers Andy and Frank Schleck, who are among the 30 professional cyclists invited to participate in Cancun’s Cycling Challenge 2010 this October.

The Cancun CVB, the makers of the Vuelta Chihuahua and the International Mountain Biking Association in Cancun, have joined forces to welcome nearly one thousand cyclists from around the world, who will get to ride alongside some of the world’s best cyclists in honor of the Mexican Red Cross.

The Cancun Cycling Challenge will take start at Puerto Cancun with a scenic route through its mega-yacht marina, the golf course designed by Tom Weiskoof, resorts, luxury condominiums and of course, the beautiful views of Cancun. The tour will stretch over a circuit of about 6.21 miles, with three categories to compete in: 18.64, 37.28 or 62.13 miles. www.cancuncc.com