Tour of Dubai Cycling 2014

From Wednesday, February 5 until Saturday, February 8, 2014 in the United Arab Emirates held the first edition of the Dubai Tour.This new course will be broadcast live on TV. What the participants are on the start list for the Tour of Dubai? What course of this new competition will?

Cycling in the Middle East

The last few years in fashion came in the top cyclists, at prices as preparation for the European wegwielerseizoen in the Middle East. An important argument for this is of course the weather in February is usually much nicer than in Europe. Moreover, these rates are in terms of organization, hotels, etc., often in good order. The first course in the Middle East, which was the favorite preparation matches in the European top was among the Tour of Qatar, organized since 2002. In 2010 there was the Tour of Oman with. Both the Tour of Qatar and Tour of Oman organized by ASO, the French company which among other things organizes the Tour de France. In 2014, a new interesting pro race added in the Middle East, Dubai Tour. However, this is not new cycling race organized by ASO, but by RCS, the company that, among other things organizes the Giro d’Italia and the Milan-San Remo.

Dubai

Dubai is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. The capital of this emirate also called Dubai. The emirate has over two million inhabitants. Remarkably, during whopping half a million men. This is because many men from other countries to Dubai drawn to work there. In Dubai, the very large differences in income. The image of Dubai is often outside world is determined by the very wealthy elite, but the opposite is also a large part of the population has to do with an income equivalent to only a hundred or some € 100 a few months.This is especially true for many migrant workers.
Compared to the surrounding countries, Dubai has relatively limited oil reserves. Dubai recent decades, has an extremely strong growing economy and a very rich elite are among the more because of the strategic location of Dubai, between several thriving oil states. Dubai International Airport, hear in terms of international passenger instance, the five busiest airports in the world. Dubai has in recent years often been in the news for a lot of very ambitious projects. Burj Khalifa in Dubai city is 828 meters high, the tallest building in the world. The Emirate of Dubai is over 4000 square kilometers, making it slightly smaller than, for example, the Dutch province of North Brabant.

Sport i Dubai

Dubai Tennis Championships is a prestigious international tennis tournament, which is usually very heavily involved.It was won by Roger Federer, for example, five times, and four times by Novak Ðoković. Also known is the golf tournament Dubai Desert Classic, which is part of the European PGA Tour. In 2003, the tournament was won by Dutchman Robert-Jan Derksen. Dubai also has access to an indoor ski hall which includes a ski area of ​​22 500 square meters. This hall is called Ski Dubai.

Dubai Tour 2014 Schedule Rides, Trail

This stage race begins with a time trial over ten kilometers, whose start is located at the World Trade Center and the finish at the world’s tallest building: the Burj Khlaifa. The second and the fourth stage is flat. Some climbs are included in the final of the third stage. Below are the Tour of Dubai stage system.

Participants Start List

On the list of participants in Dubai Tour are many big names, as Mark Cavendish Marcel Kittel, Peter Sagan, world champion Fabian Cancellara and Rui Costa.

Favourites

Probably the opening time trial, will play an important role in the fight for the overall victory in this race. Therefore, probably the best time rider Tony Martin and Fabian Cancellara, the main contenders for victory in Dubai Tour 2014.

Ambitions

The organizers of the Tour of Dubai is very ambitious. They present their race as “the most powerful race in the most powerful place.” Currently, this competition part of the UCI Asia Tour, but in the future there will be a World Tour contest.

Live on TV: Eurosport

Dubai Tour will be broadcast live by Eurosport. The broadcasts begin in the morning at 11:00 at Eurosport1. Here you will find information about cycling live on TV in 2014.

Gallery

Presentato il Dubai Tour 2015

Presentato il Dubai Tour 2015

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Everything you need to know about cycling’s Dubai Tour ...

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Dubai Tour 2014 _A2U6028.JPG

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Dubai Tour 2018 – Professional Cycling Race

Dubai Tour 2018 - Professional Cycling Race

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Video postcards from Dubai Tour | Castelli

Video postcards from Dubai Tour | Castelli

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Dubai Tour Cycling Event Stock Photos and Pictures

Dubai Tour Cycling Event Stock Photos and Pictures

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Tour champion Nibali’s 2015 campaign starts in Dubai …

Tour champion Nibali's 2015 campaign starts in Dubai ...

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Soufiane Haddi Stock Photos and Pictures

Soufiane Haddi Stock Photos and Pictures

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Dubai Tour road closures and preview

Dubai Tour road closures and preview

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Audi Al Nabooda link up with SkyDive Dubai Pro Cycling ...

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Dubai Tour'18 Stage 2: Perfect Birthday For Viviani ...

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Mark Cavendish’s sprint train ‘in place’ for Dubai debut …

Mark Cavendish's sprint train 'in place' for Dubai debut ...

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Captain Tim Rider Stock Photos and Pictures

Captain Tim Rider Stock Photos and Pictures

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Dubai Tour | andrewmowat

Dubai Tour | andrewmowat

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Dubai Tour

Dubai Tour

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Nacer Bouhanni Photos et images de collection

Nacer Bouhanni Photos et images de collection

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Team Sky announces Dubai Tour and Qatar squads

Team Sky announces Dubai Tour and Qatar squads

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Bram Tankink Photos et images de collection

Bram Tankink Photos et images de collection

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Dubai Tour 2016: Stage 3 Results

Dubai Tour 2016: Stage 3 Results

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Mark Cavendish sprints to first victory of 2018 at the …

Mark Cavendish sprints to first victory of 2018 at the ...

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