Vuelta Chihuahua Internacional

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Vuelta Chihuahua International
Race details
Date October
Region Chihuahua, Mexico
English name International Tour of Chihuahua
Discipline Road race
Competition UCI Europe Tour
Type Stage race
History
First edition 2006 (2006)
Editions 5 (as of 2010)
First winner  Luis Perez Romero (ESP)
Most wins  Francisco Mancebo (ESP) (2 wins)
Most recent  Alexandre Vinokourov (KAZ)

Vuelta Chihuahua Internacional is a stage race held annually in October in the Mexican state of Chihuahua. The race is contested over 7 days. The state's diverse geography, including mountains, forests, and farmland attracts a competitive field of racers. In 2009 it was upgraded from a 2.2 to a 2.1 event on the UCI America Tour. The 2010 edition was a criterium that featured a lot of known cyclists like Alexandre Vinokourov.

Winners[edit]

Rider Team
2006 Spain Perez Romero, LuisLuis Pérez Romero (ESP) Andalucia-Paul Versan
2007 Spain Mancebo, FranciscoFrancisco Mancebo (ESP) Relax-GAM
2008 Spain Mancebo, FranciscoFrancisco Mancebo (ESP) Fercase-Rota dos Moveis
2009 Spain Sevilla, OscarOscar Sevilla (ESP) Rock Racing
2010 Kazakhstan Vinokourov, AlexandreAlexandre Vinokourov (KAZ) Astana

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