Granfondo Yunnan

Tuesday, Sep 25th

Last update07:00:00 AM GMT

Van de Vall takes stage; Cattrall the GC lead

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Stage 4 of the Yunnan Granfondo Cycling Tour went to Dutchman Lars Van de Vall, who attacked out of a 4-man breakaway group on a slope four kilometres before he finish in the old town of Dali. England's John Cattrall was part of the frontrunners and grabbed the leader's jersey at the expense of Wei Kui, who suffered a puncture.

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16-year-old Lv Xianjing unbeatable in Mt Zixi TT

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The local teenage armada continues to astonish people in the Yunnan Granfondo Tour: 16-year-old Lx Xianjing today destroyed the opposition on the Mount Zixi (2480m) mountain time trial. The kid, allegedly recovered from illness earlier this week, beat Mongolia's Myagmarsuren Baasankhuu into second place by 1'30'! Wei Kui - ninth today - retained the green leader's jersey.

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Chuxiong TT - Start lists

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The start list and times for the participants in the Chuxiong time trial, stage 3 of the Yunnan Granfondo Tour, is now available for checking. The women start at 9:00 a.m. sharp. Every rider must be on time for his start.

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Teenagers rule in Yuxi

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The 2nd stage of the Yunnan Granfondo Cycling Festival in Yuxi witnessed an astonishing coup of a local Yunnan sports school team. No fewer than four teenagers between 16 and 18 (i.e. juniors) sprinted for victory after 179km and that after they had blown up the race from the start. Fu Qiang took the flowers.

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Taiwan's Zhu Fanxin finishes Specialized's team effort

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The first edition of the Colourful Yunnan Granfondo Cycling Festival started in Kunming today in dry and near perfect cycling conditions. Roughly 800 participants rode either 114km or 42km to or around Dianchi Lake. Zhu Fanxin won the long distance stage in a sprint with four.

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Welcome the new sponsor Langtu

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Nordic Ways is very delighted to announce that we have a new sponsor for 2014 Colourful Yunnan Granfondo Cycling Festival –Langtu.

Langtu is a leading bike brand in China with over 10 years of high-level bike development and production experience. They have a full series of bikes, including folding bicycle, mountain bike, road bike, city recreational bike and bike with small diameter. Langtu pays close attention to the development of domestic cycling events,

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Preview: 1st Yunnan Granfondo Cycling Festival

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The inaugural edition of the Colourful Yunnan Granfondo Cycling Festival is set to start in Kunming this Sunday. More than 800 participants will be riding 114km or 42km around Dianchi Lake, and about 350 of those will proceed to Yuxi, Chuxiong, Dali and Lijiang for the full 5-day tour.

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