Cycling is In The Bike

The CNEMA in Santarém, will be the meeting point of the Portuguese cycling for three days between Friday and Sunday. In addition to the exhibition of the latest models of bikes, equipment and components, there will be several sports activities, many of which Portuguese cycling Federation initiative.

The Portuguese cycling Federation space in the Bike is, in itself, a meeting point for all practitioners and adherents of all aspects of the sport. On Sunday, at 4:00 pm, there will be a book signing where the superstars and fans mingle and exchange experiences.

Also on the stand, along the Bike Festival, the Portuguese cycling Federation is associated with the dissemination of the petition for the right to Ride safely, “Welcoming in our space by the António Girão, you will pedal 439 kilometres, a number that recalls the fatalities on the roads in Portugal last year.

Sports activities coordinated by the Portuguese Federation of Cycling the Tour of Bridges, marked for the Sunday 10:30, with departure and arrival in Will be an inclusive tour, geared to practitioners of all physical conditions. Participation is free but requires pre-registration Federation page on the Internet. Among the approximately 500 enrolled are cyclists and paraciclistas as Bruno Silva, Frederico Figueiredo, Joni Barrios, Luis Costa, Rafael Reis, Reuben Warrior, Rui Vinhas, Sérgio Sousa and Telmo Pinão.

Another important moment of the Bike Festival will be the Date of School Sport, with an individual time trial, between the 2:30 pm and the 4:00 pm of Saturday.Still within the framework of the activities for the youngest, will be running a circuit of initiation, throughout the event, and on Sunday at 2:30 pm, is the youth Trophy, for schools of cycling.

More official events
15 and 16 October: Granfondo Bike Festival Tejo and saws, Santarém
October 15, 9:30: Bike Festival Marathon, Santarém
October 15, 15:00: Cross Country Eliminator, Machico, Madeira
October 16, 9:00: MTB Marathon for land Algodres, Fornos de Algodres
October 16, 9:30: IV MTB Moorish Conquest, Tower d. Chama, Mirandela
October 16, 9:30:3:00 Endurance MOUNTAIN BIKING, Benedita, Alcobaça
October 16, 10:00: MTB Marathon birthplace of Alvarinho, Monsoon