The remote desert is not only Challenge for competitors, but also for the organizers. Growth of the event, addition of running to the event and logistical challenges have contributed that…Read More
Desert Challenge “goes” UCI
Riders in the men’s or women’s category that wish to compete in the UCI category and would like their race results to contribute to their riders’ accumulated UCI point ranking must register as UCI pro-elite category riders during online registration, at which time they must provide their UCI international racing license numbers. (Qataris and Expats with residence in Qatar can apply for an UCI license through Qatar Cycling Federation). The points that will be awarded to the UCI licensed riders is as follows: 1 st 10 points, 2 nd 6 points, 3 rd 4 points, 4 th 2 points, 5 th 1 point.
Riders which will enter in UCI category will have the advantage to start in the front and will be called up.
The former road cycling start form Holland teamed up with the organizing committee of the event. Erik will help promoting the cycling part of the event internationally. He will be…Read More