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Mountain Bike campaign 2016 is still in the final weeks, but on Cyprus the preparations of the 2017 edition of the Sunshine Cup are already started. The dates are fixed on 23-26 of February for the Afxentia stage race and March 5 for Amathous. Compared to this year’s edition the series on the Mediterranean island gets some attractive changes, for pros and amateur riders as well.

20 years after the very first edition of Afxentia the organizers from Bikin’ Cyprus Management are still keen to improve the well known stage race, which again will provide a lot of world ranking points, being registered in the HC category.

Day 1. 23/02/2017

The first part of Afxentiou 2017 will take place on Thursday 23.02.2017. The fight will be time trial 14 km length.
• Boot space: the Transfiguration Church (access only bicycles)
• Termination Area: Skarinou – Domaine Georgiadis
• Start Time: 12:00 Teen categories, Masters 1 & 2 & 3 and Cycling for all; 14:00 Categories Women and Men
• Ceremony: for the first race will be held on 24.02.2017 at 10:30 in room Boot in Lefkara.
The start time of each athlete will be announced at the Technical Conference

Day 2. 24/02/2017

The second part of Afxentiou 2017 will take place Friday 24.02.2017. The match willtype is point to point and will follow the path Lefkara – Vavatsinia – Kionia – Lefkara.
• Distance: 48km + 3km prestart
• Start / Finish Area: Central Square Municipality Lefkara
• Start Time: 11:00 Men’s Group, Women and immediately after Junior, Masters 1 & 2 & 3 and Cycling for all.
• Ceremony: 14:00 on the start / finish area in Lefkara.

Day 3. 25/02/2017

The third part of Afxentiou 2017 Saturday 25/02/2017 will take place. The fight will be type point to point and will follow the path Lythrodontas – Kapedes – St. Onoufrios – Dam Tamasos – Machairas monastery – Kakokefalos – Used – Prophet Elias – Lythrodontas
• Distance: 65km
• Start / Finish Area: Lythrodontas Square
• Start Time: 11:00 Men’s Group, Women and immediately after Junior, Masters 1 & 2 & 3 and Cycling for all.
• awards ceremony: 14:00 in Lythrodontas

Day 4. 26/02/2017

The fourth and final leg of Afxentiou 2017 will take place on Sunday, 02.26.2017. The fight will be type XCO will be held on the circular path of XCO of Madras Kampiou.
• Start / Finish Area: Mantra of Kampiou
• Start Time: 09:30 Teen categories, Girls, Boys, Girls, Masters 1 & 2 & 3, Cycling for all;  11:00 Start Women Category; 13:00 Start category Men.
• Awards: 15:30 at Lythrodontas for all categories
• Laps count: Will be announced at the Technical Conference.

Maps, elevation charts and GPS files are available on the website of the race: http://www.cyclingcy.com/csc-race-info/csc-technical-guides/course-maps

 

Event info

Date(s)
2017-02-23 - 2017-02-26
Location
Lefkara/Afxentia, Cyprus

Registration info

When
Not available more. Finished: 2017-02-15
Where
Expo days
Medical certificate
not reqiured

Races info

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XCT (Time Trial)

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Distance:
14km
Start time:
2017-02-23 @ 12:00
Timing:
Chip
Registration:
Not available more. Finished: 2017-02-15
Price:
30.00 EUR

Medal:
Top 3

XCP: Lefkara-Koinia

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Distance:
51km
Start time:
2017-02-24 @ 11:00
Timing:
Chip
Registration:
Not available more. Finished: 2017-02-15
Price:
55.00 EUR

Medal:
Top 3

XCP: Lythrodontas-Machairas

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Distance:
65km
Start time:
2017-02-25 @ 10:40
Timing:
Chip
Registration:
Not available more. Finished: 2017-02-15
Price:
55.00 EUR

Medal:
Top 3

XCO - Mantra tou Kampiou

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Distance:
XCO format
Start time:
2017-03-26 @ 09:30
Timing:
Chip
Registration:
Not available more. Finished: 2017-02-15
Medal:
Top 3

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