Le Tour de Filipinas
AUSTRALIAN Jai Crawford proved his 33-year-old legs still have all it takes to beat a field of enthusiastic youngsters to rule the eighth edition of the Le Tour de Filipinas that started in Legaspi City and made stops in Sorsogon, Naga City and Daet, before winding up in Lucena City last Tuesday.
LUCENA CITY—Australian Jai Crawford poured everything he got in his veteran legs to rule the longest and final stage on Tuesday to emerge champion of the eighth Le Tour de Filipinas presented by Air21.
DAET, Camarines Norte—For Spaniard Fernando Grijalba, it all boils down to preparations.
NAGA City—Australian Sean Whitfield let his young legs do the heavy work when it mattered most to win by a wheelin Stage Two of the Eight Le Tour de Filipinas that pedaled through unfamiliar territory in Albay and Camarines Sur on Sunday.
THE Philippines returns to its spot on the world cycling map anew tomorrow when the eighth edition of the Le Tour de Filipinas is flagged off from Legazpi City in Albay to Sorsogon.
RIDERS from Australia’s Oliver’s Real Food Racing arrived in Legaspi City yesterday to be the early birds for the eighth Le Tour de Filipinas, which kicks off in two days.
FIFTEEN teams with two former champions and the eighth running of the Le Tour de Filipinas is good to go down south of Luzon anew on Saturday (February 18).
MARK GALEDO sets out on a campaign to win his second Le Tour de Filipinas crown—and keep the title on Philippine soil—but out to challenge the topnotch Filipino rider are 74 other cyclists, including 2015 champion Japan-based Kinan Cycling Team’s Thomas Lebas of France.
MARK GALEDO will cede his continental team jersey in favor of his commitment to the flag and country as he tries to regain the crown he won three years ago in the Le Tour de Filipinas that kicks off from February 18 to 21 in southern Luzon.
THE national cycling federation urged members of the national road team to compete for “flag and country” in the Le Tour de Filipinas, an International Cycling Union (UCI) race calendared on the Asia Tour.