10 Jan 2019
The Santos Women’s Tour Down Under starts on 10 January 2019 and is the opening professional women’s race on the international cycling calendar.
Hahndorf hosts the start of the Santos Women’s Tour Down Under with the opening stage weaving through the Adelaide Hills to Birdwood.
Departing the popular township of Hahndorf, the peloton makes its way north towards Balhannah and Woodside. They then complete a large loop of the towns of Lobethal, Gumeracha (Intermediate Sprint point), Forreston, Birdwood, Mount Torrens and Charleston before deviating towards Mount Crawford the second time around. From here, the riders travel into Mount Pleasant before a sprint finish into Birdwood
Subaru Queen of the Mountain 1: Lucky Hit Climb, Martin Hill Road, Forreston (42.3km; Category 3)
Subaru Queen of the Mountain 2: Ngangkiparinga Climb, Graeber Road, Charleston (63.9km; Category 2)
Subaru Queen of the Mountain 3: Lucky Hit Climb, Martin Hill Road, Forreston (85.7km; Category 3)
Ziptrak Sprints: Torrens Valley Road, Gumeracha (near Gumeracha Oval)
San Remo Pasta Feed Zone: Main Street, Lobethal (near Lobethal Bakery)
Disabled access available
10 Jan 2019
Ziptrak Stage 1 Hahndorf to Birdwood
Balhannah Road, Hahndorf, 5245