2019 UCI Africa Tour

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2019 UCI Africa Tour
Fifteenth edition of the UCI Africa Tour
Details
Dates26 October 2018 (2018-10-26)
LocationAfrica
Rounds5
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The 2018 UCI Africa Tour is the 15th season of the UCI Africa Tour. The season began on 26 October 2018 with the Tour du Faso and ends on 2019.

The points leader, based on the cumulative results of previous races, wears the UCI Africa Tour cycling jersey.

Throughout the season, points are awarded to the top finishers of stages within stage races and the final general classification standings of each of the stages races and one-day events. The quality and complexity of a race also determines how many points are awarded to the top finishers: the higher the UCI rating of a race, the more points are awarded. The UCI ratings from highest to lowest are as follows:

  • Multi-day events: 2.HC, 2.1 and 2.2
  • One-day events: 1.HC, 1.1 and 1.2

Events[edit]

2018[edit]

Date Race Name Location UCI Rating Winner Team
26 October – 4 November Tour du Faso  Burkina Faso 2.2  Mathias Sorgho (BUR) Burkina Faso national cycling team [1]

2019[edit]

Date Race Name Location UCI Rating Winner Team
21–27 January La Tropicale Amissa Bongo  Gabon 2.1  Niccolò Bonifazio (ITA) Total Direct Énergie [2]
4–9 February Tour de l'Espoir  Cameroon 2.Ncup  Yacob Debesay (ERI) Eritel [3]
24 February – 3 March Tour du Rwanda  Rwanda 2.1  Merhawi Kudus (ERI) Astana [4]
4–8 March Tour of Good Hope  South Africa 2.2  Marc Pritzen (RSA) OfficeGuru Racing [5]
22–26 March Tour d'Egypte  Egypt 2.2  Polychronis Tzortzakis (GRE) Tarteletto–Isorex [6]
5–14 April Tour du Maroc  Morocco 2.2  Laurent Évrard (BEL) Sovac Algérie [7]
21–28 April Tour du Sénégal  Senegal 2.2
5 May 100 Cycle Challenge  South Africa 1.2  Jayde Julius (RSA) Team Dimension Data
14 – 19 May Tour of Limpopo  South Africa 2.2  Samuele Battistella (ITA) Team Dimension Data
1–9 June Tour du Cameroun  Cameroon 2.2  Radoslav Konstantinov (BUL) Team Martigues SC-Drag Bicycles

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