The grand sports tourism cycling event in Indonesia, the Tour de Singkarak will enter its 6th edition this 2nd to 10th June 2014, as noted in the schedule of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Road Calendar 2013-2014 Season. Set against the magnificent scenery of West Sumatra, the international cycling competition will be held in the class 2.2 category.
The annual international scale event that perfectly combines sports and tourism continues to undergo further improvements in quality, anticipating all possibilities. In the first strategic step, the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy together with the Provincial Government of West Sumatra and the Organizing Committee will hold a number of physical surveys and preliminary coordination meetings.
Over the years, the event received positive response from around the world and was also acknowledged by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) as an official international bicycle competition in their Calendar of Events. The event also received growing support not only from the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, but also from more Regencies as well as from the Provincial Government of West Sumatra. Today, Tour de Singkarak also collaborates with the Amaury Sports Organization who also manages the Tour de France.
Venue: West Sumatra