Itzulia 2019 has been presented

Itzulia 2019 has been presented

Itzulia 2019 has been presented

Itzulia 2019 has been presented


27/03/2019 15:10:58

The Itzulia 2019, which will be held from April 8th to 13th, has been presented this midday in Zumarraga, which will be the starting point of race’s 59th edition.

The event has been directed by the official speaker of the Itzulia, Iñigo Asensio, and there have participated Julián Eraso, president of OCETA; Itziar Mahave, Banco Sabadell ’s representative;  Ion Redondo, Basque Government’s Sports Director; Denis Itxaso, deputy of Sports in Gipuzkoa; and Mikel Serrano, mayor of Zumarraga.

The route of this year totals 783,7 kilometers and 22 mountain passes. It is slightly shorter than in previous editions, but is faithful to race’s philosophy.

In the Itzulia 2019, 23 teams will take part, with seven cyclists in each one. The unofficial list of the 161 riders includes some important names.