July 18, 2017 (Amos, QC) – Today is the 49th edition of ‘Tour de l’Abitibi’ that started in Amos. There are 24 participant teams that were shown on the scene in order to be presented to the audience that came to assist to this first day of race. The edition Tour 2017 started on a good note: the sunshine was with us all evening and the Challenge Sprint Abitibi has been fulfilled one more time.
Tomorrow, moving on to the next step Agnico-Eagle
Tomorrow will be the first step of the Tour de l’Abitibi. The cyclists will leave from the UQAT in Rouyn-Noranda around 16h45 and will be going to Amos toward Rivière-Héva and St-Mathieu. The race will finish with three urban circuits in the streets of Amos, for a sum up of 119.2 km. The finish line will be at the site of the cathedral around 19h30.