18 Jan 2019 Annual Event
Unley hosts the Stage 4 start, as the riders head up the freeway through the Adelaide Hills ahead of the challenging Corkscrew climb and finish in Campbelltown.
The popular hills towns of Stirling, Aldgate and Hahndorf feature as the peloton heads through for sprints at Echunga, before visiting Mount Barker and its nearby towns and then swings up back through the Hills towards the infamous Corkscrew climb and a downhill finish into Athelstone.
Subaru King of the Mountain: Corkscrew Road at Church Road, Montacute (Category 1) – 9.0% gradient – ETA: 2:16pm
Ziptrak Sprint #1: Adelaide Road at Echunga Memorial Institute, Echunga – ETA: 11:54am
Ziptrak Sprint #2: Adelaide Road at Echunga Memorial Institute, Echunga – ETA: 12:37pm
San Remo Pasta Feed Zone: Onkaparinga Valley Road, Woodside – ETA: 1:22pm
The Santos Tour Down Under is the first stop for the world’s best cycling teams and riders, and is the opening event of the UCI WorldTour.
First held in 1999, the Santos Tour Down Under is the biggest cycling race in the southern hemisphere.
This 11-day event brings UCI WorldTour professional cycling (male) teams to race on the streets of Adelaide and regional South Australia each January.
18 Jan 2019