Circuit Cycliste Sarthe moved to 2022 due to 'health crisis'

The final day of racing at the Circuit Cycliste Sarthe
Spring scenery at the Circuit Cycliste Sarthe last saw action in 2019 (Image credit: Fabrice Lambert/

The international cycling calendar continues its unsteady start for 2021, with the cancellation for a second consecutive year of the Circuit Cycliste Sarthe - Pays de la Loire. 

Organisers announced Thursday the four-day stage race, set for April 6-9, would be postponed until 2022, due to the COVID-19 “health crisis” rocking France.

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