The four days cycling race International Tour de Banyuwangi Ijen (ITdBI) will be held from 27 September till 30 September 2017. The track is about 500 km long, and is divided into 4 stages. This sport event attracts cyclists from all over the world.

Sprint Tour de Banyuwangi Ijen 2017

This cycling event is on the Calendar of Events of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and is one of the four international sports events organized by the local government of Banyuwangi Regency.

Local road conditions

Although it is still a few months till the start of this race, Banyuwangi started to improve the track. 230 spots are listed to be improved, including bridges. These packages are auctioned and will be worked on starting at the earliest of June. It is the hope of the government that all areas that will be cycled through will equally benefit from the race. The route is different of the route in 2016.

In case more news gets available, such as route and participants, Ijen Plateau will notify you.

 

Sources:

Rindi Suwito, 2017. Banyuwangi siap gelar 4 event olahraga internasional. http://beritajatim.com/olahraga/289502/banyuwangi_siap_gelar_4_event_olahraga_internasional.html

Pemerintahan, 2017. Luncurkan 230 paket proyek jalan dan jembatan. http://www.kabarbanyuwangi.info/luncurkan-230-paket-proyek-jalan-dan-jembatan.html