The excitement of the Erciyes International Road and Mountain Cycling Races, organized with the support of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality, Erciyes A.Ş and Spor A.Ş., attended by a thousand professional athletes from 20 countries, continues. During the races, the athletes discover and introduce to the world beautiful and historical natural beauties, from Kayseri city center in particular, from Develi to Tomarza, from Yahyalı to Bünyan, from Yeşilhisar to Erciyes.
Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Dr. Kayseri, which Memduh Büyükkılıç aimed to turn into a sports center with the investments he made in the field of sports, continues to attract attention with the national and international sports organizations it hosts in winter and summer.
Erciyes International Road and Mountain Cycling Races, which started on July 23 and are planned to end on September 25, under the auspices of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality, with the support of Erciyes A.Ş and Spor A.Ş. and under the leadership of the International Cyclists Union -UCI and the Turkish Cycling Federation, It is organized by the Erciyes High Altitude and Sports Tourism Association.
ERCIYES, SUMMER WINTER WORLD SPORTS CENTER OF ATTRACTION
Metropolitan Municipality Erciyes A.Ş. Attracting attention with its few facilities in Turkey and the world managed by Erciyes, it is once again hosting international road and mountain bike competitions.
In the last two years, Kayseri Erciyes, which has hosted the most bicycle races in the world in the calendar of the International Cyclists Union UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale), headquartered in Italy, will host many road and mountain bicycle races in 2022.
The races, which started with the Grand Prix Erciyes stage on July 23, continued with the Grand Prix Kayseri stage, which started on July 24. The Erciyes International Road and Mountain Cycling Races, which are scheduled to end on September 25, are the scene of the struggle of a thousand athletes from approximately 20 countries. Master cyclists will pedal on a thousand kilometers long track.
COMPETITION OF ATHLETES FROM 20 COUNTRIES
Cycling teams from all over the world, especially Turkey, participated in the Erciyes International Road and Mountain Cycling Races. On the first day of the races, the athletes competed fiercely on the 141-kilometer-long Grand Prix Erciyes stage.
On the second day of the races, the athletes pedaled on the 131-kilometer track starting from Kayseri Cumhuriyet Square in the Grand Prix Kayseri stage and ending at the Erciyes Ski Center Hacılar Kapı ending point.
ATHLETES INTRODUCE KAYSERİ TO THE WORLD
7 international cycling races, including 4 road bikes and 11 mountain bikes, will be held in Kayseri city center, from Develi to Tomarza, from Yahyalı to Bünyan, from Yeşilhisar to Erciyes and from Soğanlı Valley to Cappadocia. It will take place in regions with beautiful and historical natural beauties. Mountain bike races will be held on the Erciyes Bike Park tracks at 2 meters.
The schedule of the bike races, which are planned to last until September 25, is as follows:
“23 July-21 August Road Cycling Races, 23 July-2022 Grand Prix Erciyes, 31 July-2022 Grand Prix Yahyalı, 4 August 2022-Grand Prix Velo Erciyes, 19 August 2022 Grand Prix Kapuzbaşı, 20 August 2022 Grand Prix Develi, 21 August 2022 Grand Prix Cappadocia, 17 September-25 September Mountain Bike Races, 17 September 2022 Kayseri MTB Cup, 18 September 2022 Erciyes MTB Cup, 24 September 2022 Miniature Capp MTB Cup, 25 September 2022 Soğanlı MTB Cup”