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Ride like a Pro in the Tour Challenge

September 17, 2009
Ride like a Pro in the Tour Challenge
Have you ever wanted to ride like a Pro? Well here is your chance. The 2009 Tour Challenge offers you the opportunity to ride Stage 1 of the Jayco Herald Sun Tour.

The Tour Challenge is a recreational challenge suitable for cyclists of all fitness levels. Take on the full 150km course or if you prefer, the 70km course may be more your style.

Not only will you be riding Stage 1 of the Jayco Herald Sun Tour, but you will be fully supported by official Tour vehicles, mechanics, marshals, paramedics and much more.

The excitement of the Tour Village will greet you as you cross the finish line and witness the stars of the Jayco Herald Sun Tour fight it out in a high speed Criterium around the streets of Ballarat.

This year's field shapes as being the best yet with the announcement that 2009 Tour de France star Bradley Wiggins and his Garmin Slipstream team are confirmed starters.

Enter now and win a Teschner!
If you needed any further incentive to enter then a Teschner SL9 frame is surely it. Simply register for the Tour Challenge before Wednesday 30th September and you will go into the draw to win a Teschner SL9 frame worth $3,700.

So what are you waiting for take the Tour Challenge and enter today!

Event Details

Date Sunday 11th October 2009
Time 7.00am
Start/Finish Sturt Street, Ballarat
Distance 150km or 70km
Course Starting in Ballarat the course travels through Creswick, Daylesford, Trentham and
Glenlyon before travelling back through Daylesford, Creswick and Ballarat.
Format - The event is a recreational challenge ride. It is not a race.