A cycle tour, Issyk-Kul Grand Prix 2013, will take place on August 10. The purpose of the event is to promote sports and tourism in Kyrgyzstan. The organizers invite all sportsmen and amateur cyclists to take part in the tour, which has become a tradition.
The cycle tour will start in Balykchi at 10:00 a.m.. The finishing point is the village of Ton. The length of path is 97 km. The tour will consist of two parts. The initial 35 km stretch is designed for participants of all categories while the rest 62 kms will be a cycle race. Valuable prizes will be handed to the winners.
This year’s event has been sponsored by Kumtor Operating Company.