Rhodes cycling events 2019

2019 is another promising year for cycling events in Rhodes island. With the amazingly variable landscapes that can be friendly for beginners but at the same time advanced cyclists can find great challenges as well. Besides, what better location for a cycling event than a place blessed with more than 300 shinny days every year, where the local’s hospitality is routine and the famous Greek gastronomy approaches the peak of traditional tastes?

RC258 Zeotec-RodosCycling Event, 4th May 2019

With many years of experience in organizing and participation of cycling and other sporting events, included the recent events of Uci Grand Fondo and International tour of Rhodes, it’s time for the next big challenge the RC258 Zeotec-RodosCycling Events.

RodosCycling company the organizer’s committee will use all this experience to ensure great hospitality and an excellent cycling experience, ready to make the difference. We Invite all the cycling lovers around the world to join us at this celebration in this year’s “RC258” on 4th May 2019.

RC258
RC258 is the absolute cycling marathon. Discover Rhodes island, cycle next to an amazing blue sea and climb 4102 meters, across green forests and beautiful villages. Ride your Myth.

RC162
RC162 challenge guarantees to offer you the feeling of success. Long enough to discover the main part of Rhodes island and 2590 meters elevation gain is more than enough to test your limits.

RC80
When cycling is a pleasure then riding through the amazing scenery of Rhodes Island is the cycling destination to be. The 80 km distance and the 783 meters of climbing will fill your morning, will keep you energized and hungry to taste all the local products offered to you at the finish line.

For more information and registration visit http://www.rc258.eu/

 

GIRO tou RHODES, 17-23 June 2019

The GtR is the idea of an Aussie guy named Emmanuel (or Manoli in Rhodes), who comes from Greek parents that immigrated with their families to Australia (when they were kids) in the 60’s, and whose father comes from a village called Malona in central Rhodes. 

Now he wants to share it with anyone else who loves an active lifestyle, stunning natural landscapes, historic architecture, azure coastlines, and legendary Greek hospitality.

Having cycled solo around the island in 2015, it became abundantly clear that this was a touring “hidden-gem”, and since then, he’s returned with other cycling companions to share the experience, and “road-test” the tour. 

He, and his supporters are now proud to deliver the GtR, and share a fun-filled week of road cycling mixed with traditional Greek island holiday getaway with you.

For more information and registration visit https://girotourhodes.com/

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Great post and many thanks for including the giro tou Rhodes....we can’t wait for June and will be posting all the action on our Facebook page during the event.

Commented by Emmanuel March 16, 2019

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