TWTC Nangang will be included into 2008 Tour de Taiwan
Monday, January 7, 2008
The 20th Tour de Taiwan, sponsored by Atunas, organized by Chinese Taipei Cycling Association, will be raced on March 9 to 16 from Kaohsiung City through Pingtung, Changhua, Taiching, Hsinchu, and Taipei County, to Taipei City. What's different from last year is that the cross-division road race will not be arranged.
For the joint promotion of Taipei Cycle at Taipei World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall and TaiSPO at TWTC Hall 1, the 2008 Tour de Taiwan will successively include elimination races around roads of TWTC Nangang and Taipei City Hall.
According to the organizer, 23 teams from 15 countries will participate on this race, and for the promotion of "2008-2009 Visit Taiwan Year" by Tourism Bureau of Ministry of Transportation and Communications of the Republic of China, ESPN Star Sports and Formosa Television will record on this race, the organizer predicted that spectators from 63 countries will watch this race on television.
- All the sources are in Chinese.
|This is a complete or partial translation of the article "2008國際自由車環台賽 南港館將納入比賽行列", from the Chinese language Wikinews, published under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License.|
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- "產品快報：2008國際自由車環台賽賽事宣傳暨中華隊車衣簽約記者會" — , December 12, 2007.