Tour of Utah 2018
Tour of Utah 2018 will start Aug. 6 in St. George as well as make its means toward Park City for the Aug. 12 finale, race coordinators Larry H. Miller Sports as well as Entertainment revealed Wednesday.
The race will certainly start in St. George for the prologue phase Aug. 6, with phase one coming a day later on in Cedar City. It’s the most southern start in the scenic tour’s 14-year history, according to race handling supervisor John Kimball.
” The 2018 race will certainly mesmerize followers across the state, showcase the elegance of Utah and also show the diversity of our communities as well as surface,” Kimball stated in a declaration. “With an initial commitment from 4 WorldTour groups, we expect hosting a first-rate peloton in Utah.”
After drop in Payson, Antelope Island, Layton, Salt Lake City and also Snowbird, the race will certainly wrap up Sunday, Aug. 12 in Park City.
The Scenic tour of Utah has actually currently received early commitments from three of the leading 10-rated WorldTour groups in the world, highlighted by third-ranked BMC Racing.
American teams Trek-Segafredo, rated No. 5 internationally, and also 10th-ranked EF Education First-Drapac will certainly likewise complete, in addition to seventh-ranked Mitchelton-Scott of Australia.
2018 Tour of Utah Dates
|Prologue||Aug. 6||St. George|
|Stage 1||Aug. 7||Cedar City|
|Stage 2||Aug. 8||Payson|
|Stage 3||Aug. 9||Antelope Island to Layton|
|Stage 4||Aug. 10||Salt Lake City|
|Stage 5||Aug. 11||Canyons Village to Snowbird Resort|
|Stage 6||Aug. 12||Park City|