Vuelta a Chihuahua

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Vuelta Chihuahua International
Race details
DateOctober
RegionChihuahua, Mexico
English nameInternational Tour of Chihuahua
DisciplineRoad race
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeStage race
History
First edition2006 (2006)
Editions5 (as of 2010)
First winner Luis Perez Romero (ESP)
Most wins Francisco Mancebo (ESP) (2 wins)
Most recent Alexander 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 Alexander Vinokourov.

Winners[edit]

Rider Team
2006 Spain Luis Pérez Romero (ESP) Andalucia-Paul Versan
2007 Spain Francisco Mancebo (ESP) Relax-GAM
2008 Spain Francisco Mancebo (ESP) Fercase-Rota dos Moveis
2009 Spain Oscar Sevilla (ESP) Rock Racing
2010 Kazakhstan Alexandre Vinokourov (KAZ) Astana

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