By: George Liao, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
The 2016 Taiwan Cycling Festival, which will include four series of cycling events ranging from the “amateur class” to the “professional class,” will take place from Oct. 8 to Nov. 13, the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications announced at a press conference in Taipei on Monday.
Wayne Liu, deputy director general of Tourism Bureau, said the festival was made possible by 32 public and civic organizations, including 12 city and county governments and 10 national scenic areas, and the goal is to promote cycling in Taiwan and let the world see the beauty of Taiwan through cycling.
The four series of the cycling festival are the “2016 Taiwan KOM Challenge,” “Formosa 900,” “Sun Moon Lake Come! Bikeday,” and “OK Taiwan-Floral City Biking Festival.”
For more information of the festival, please visit taiwanbike or the festival’s Facebook page at https://zh-tw.facebook.com/TBROC.TaiwanCyclingFestival [FULL STORY]