UCI Hot-Shots in Tour de Taiwan
UCI, Tour de Taiwan, Taipei Cycle Show
The top guns of the UCI Asia Tour are awaited in the Tour de Taiwan (UCI2.2, Taiwan) from March 9th to the 15th to strut their stuff in Taipei streets. Shawn Milne of the American Health Net presented by Maxxis team is expected to defend his overall victory last year.
The Tour de Taiwan is a professional road bicycle racing event on the UCI Asia Tour. Tour de Taiwan was established by Giant Sports Foundation Founder King Liu in 1978. The first race began in Taipei, through Western Taiwan, Southern Taiwan, Eastern Taiwan, and finally ended in Taipei.
This cycling tour championship is recognized by Union Cycliste Internationale in 2005, and is integrated with the Taipei Cycle Show, organized by Taiwan External Trade Development Council.