The Mayor of Alhama, José Espadas Lopez, accompanied by Francisco Guzman, director and coordinator of the Tour of Murcia, as well as the Councillor for Sports, Fernando Alfonso Cerón, presented this morning the two stages that go through local 5 and 6 March.
The mayor stressed the importance for the municipality of sport and cycling specifically, the location of Alhama.
Stressed the importance of the work of the organization that has managed to round up its 30 edition and Alhama opportunity to show hard sports fans the qualities of the locality.
Swords encouraged the alhameños to monitor these two stages and enjoy the show.
For its part, the mayor of Sports stressed the importance, in turn, will Alhama de Murcia where you will develop two of the most important stages.
Pointed out that this is taken into account the great affection that the municipality has the bike and that is prominent for its practice.
The director and coordinator of the round spoke of Alhama will host two stages: First, on Friday, March 5, when there will be the Queen Stage with Collado Bermejo ascent and descent to the finish line located in Avenida Juan Carlos I scheduled for 16.20.
It also highlighted the individual time trial on Saturday, 6 to 22 kilometers will be developed by the municipality and will depart at 14.15 hours from the Rambla de Don Diego, at the height of the Fairgrounds, which will pass through the N-340, will Totana and will finish about 14.40 hours in the Avenida Juan Carlos I.
Francisco Guzman pointed out the importance of support from Alhama de Murcia for the Tour of Murcia, which for years, consecutively, is hosting this year's stages and repeated, emphasized, despite the crisis.
Not surprisingly, the expert clarified in cycling, Friday's stage with the rise to Collado Bermejo decide the winner of the round and on Saturday, the large part of the first cycling time trial with 22 kilometers long.
In this regard, Guzman media highlighted the participation of Lance Armstrong as well as Britain's Bradley Wiggins, head of Sky Team team ranks.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Alhama de Murcia