L'étape du Tour - Act 2


Several days before the start of the first edition of La Etapa Argentina by Le Tour de France, the Spanish champion, Miguel Indurain, the winner of the Tour de France on 5 occasions, confirmed that he would be taking part in this exceptional competition in Argentina.

The five-time winner of the Tour will be at the start of the two stages planned on 8thand 9thOctober in Mendozaand San Juanrespectively. The many cyclists registered for this cyclosportive competition (a long distance, organised, mass-participation cycling event typically held annually) will have the exceptional privilege of riding next to one of the greatest figures in world cycling.

Born inSpain, in 1964, Miguel Indurain is part of the legend of international cycling. In his 12-year long career, the Spanish rider who comes fromNavarre, has notched up many world titles such as 5 wins in a row in the Tour de France from 1991 to 1995 and two wins in the Giro d’Italia in 1992 and 1993. Two years later in 1995 and 1996, Miguel Indurain added two other titles to his list of wins by becoming World and Olympic Individual Time-Trial Champion. 

The presence of this exceptional guest at the first stage ofLa EtapaArgentinaby Le Tour de France will provide a unique opportunity for the riders to compete against one of history’s best cyclists and for the public to admire and applaud this legend of world cycling. 


How to register? Entries can only be made online by using the form that is available on the corresponding page on the competition’s official website,www.laetapaargentina.com. Entries will close on Friday 30 September at 8 pm.

How much does it cost? $150 (Argentinean pesos) until 23rd September and $200 (Argentinean pesos) from 24th of September. 

Who can enter? Different categories exist and everyone over 21 years of age (18 years of age for members of the French Cycling Federation) will be able to take part in the competition. 

Contact for the public and riders:info@laetapaargentina.com / 0054 (911) 4802 5139

For more information, you can consult our websitewww.laetapaargentina.com  as well as our social networks, twitter @laetapaarg, Facebookwww.facebook.com/laetapaargentina  and You Tubewww.youtube.com/laetapaargentina 

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