CASTRO, CHILE. What was an open secret was confirmed during this day. The International Cycling Union (UCI) included in its 2020 calendar the Vuelta a Chiloé (2.2) and the Patagonia Grand Prix (1.2), reaffirming its interest in the development of cycling in the region.

“We are proud that these two events put Chile in the eyes of everyone. Chiloé is not only a tourist and cultural destination, but also the organizer of international sports events of the highest level, ”said Sergio Gili, technical director of both races.

“They have expressed the desire to be present teams from Italy, Spain, Holland, Colombia, as well as the most important formations of the American continent,” added Gili, who hopes to gather a high quality squad for next summer, as well as It happened in the last edition.

In the case of the new Grand Prix of Patagonia (1.2), which will be held on March 14 in Puerto Montt, it is a clear demonstration of confidence by the UCI towards Chilean organizers, headed by the CEO, Pablo Haeger

While the Cycling Tour of Chiloé (2.2), to be held between 18 and 22 of the same month, is the confirmation of the good work done in the last edition. In addition, it reaffirms the commitment of the highest body to increase the quantity and quality of careers in South America. (Press Tour to Chiloé)