Bike Life Dong Nai triumphs VTV int’l cycling tournament

Sunday, 2019-09-08 16:32:59
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Jordan Parra of Bike Life Dong Nai celebrates after finishing first in the final stage of VTV International Cycling Tournament on September 8. (Photo: VTV)
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NDO/VNA – Cyclists Loic Desriac and Jordan Parra, members of the Bike Life Dong Nai team, respectively secured the yellow and green jerseys of the VTV International Cycling Tournament - Ton Hoa Sen Cup, which wrapped up in the central province of Quang Nam’s Hoi An city on September 8.

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They were followed by Javier Perez of the VUS Ho Chi Minh City team and Quang Van Cuong of the Loc Troi Group crew.

The yellow jersey winner pocketed a prize of VND150 million (US$6,527).

The VTV Cup event featured more than 80 cyclists from 12 local and foreign teams. They raced a total length of 1,045 km through eight stages that cross a series of Vietnam’s popular tourist destinations like Ha Long Bay, the Phong Nha Ke Bang national park, and Complex of Hue Monuments.

The total value of prizes reached VND973 million.