34e Vuelta Independencia Nacional 2013
Today starts the ’34e Vuelta Independencia Nacional 2013′ cycling tour and it will end on the 27th in Santo Domingo. Teams from all over the world will participate in this tour, among them teams from Kazakhstan, Columbia, Canada, Costa Rica, Venezuela, Cuba, Austria, USA, Curacao, Dominican Republic and a Dutch team. The tour will end on the 27th of February, this is the day of the celebration of Dominican Republic’s Independence Day (27 February 27, 1844).
This year’s tour consists of 8 stages and will cover in total 1001 km. For the first time the tour will visit historical and touristic centers of the country. They will go to Constanza, Las Terenas, Samaná and even visit the monument of Santiago.
The 8th and final stage will be on the circuit at the Botanical Garden. The entire tour will be covered daily on national television.
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