The Santos Tour Down Under women’s race will return next summer as a Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Women’s WorldTour event – the top level of road cycling competition.
Fans can look forward to seeing elite international teams and riders compete across South Australia in a three-stage race from Sunday 15–Tuesday 17 January. The same peloton will also take part in a city criterium on 14 January.
Stuart O’Grady OAM will take the overall role as Race Director and will lead the women’s event as part of its elevation to the UCI WorldTour.
South Australian cycling star and three time World Champion Annette Edmondson has joined the event team as Assistant Race Director.
The Santos Tour Down Under is part of the UCI World Tour