Velirium to rock Mont-Sainte-Anne in July

Velirium will return to Mont-Sainte-Anne for another year from July 12 to 27. Canada's biggest...

Velirium will return to Mont-Sainte-Anne for another year from July 12 to 27. Canada's biggest mountain bike festival will host the 17th edition of the UCI World Cup held there as well as the Canadian Championships and the Québec Cups. Mont-Sainte-Anne is the only venue in North America to have hosted the UCI World Cup competition every year since its inception in 1991.

Velirium is composed of three weekends at Mont-Sainte-Anne to celebrate mountain biking. It annually attracts 55,000 visitors, 2,500 athletes, and 150 journalists. The weekend will also give racers a chance to check out the area, which will host the 2010 World Championships.

Velirium 2008
July 12: Velo Mag Raid from Québec to Mont-Sainte-Anne raid featuring two courses: a 72km or 32km
July 13: Downhill Canadian National Championships, Quebec Cup, Freeride Cup, and 5-hour endurance race.
July 19-20: Cross Country Canadian National Championships and Quebec Cup
July 20: Cross Country Tim Hortons National Championships and Quebec Cup Timbits Challenge
July 24: Yop' Urban Delirium in downtown Québec City!
July 25: Xtreme 4-Cross World Cup
July 26: Xtreme 4-Cross & Downhill World Cup
July 27: Cross Country World Cup & Kids race

For more information, visit www.velirium.com.

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