Organisers of the 2009 Tour Down Under Legends' Night dinner have added another cycling legend to the line-up. Tourism Minister Jane Lomax-Smith today announced that Australian Cadel Evans will be honoured at the dinner, alongside Lance Armstrong and Shane Kelly OAM.
"Cadel Evans on stage alongside Lance Armstrong and Shane Kelly will be a major drawcard for all cycling fans," Dr Lomax-Smith said. "Over 1,500 Legends' Night Dinner tickets have sold already and I am delighted to see that this event has created so much interest from the public.
"The Legends' Night Dinner is a great opportunity for cycling fans to get up close and personal with some of the world's most famous cyclists," added Lomax-Smith. "I'm sure cycling fans will be flocking to South Australia to watch the race and see all these legends of the sport take to the stage at the Legends' Night Dinner."
The Legends' Night Dinner will take place at the Adelaide Convention Centre on Saturday 24 January 2009. Tickets are available for $250 per person – for more details, visit www.tourdownunder.com.au.