Monaco’s cycling glitterati set to take part in charity criterium

OVERIJSE BELGIUM APRIL 14 Matteo Trentin of Italy and UAE Team Emirates during the 61st De Brabantse Pijl La Flche Brabanonne 2021 Mens Elite a 2017km race from Leuven to Overijse 106m BP21 FlandersClassic on April 14 2021 in Overijse Belgium Photo by Luc ClaessenGetty Images
Matteo Trentin (UAE Team Emirates) is spearheading the event (Image credit: Getty Images)

A host of WorldTour riders have signed up for a new charity criterium set to take place in Monaco on November 28. The Monaco BeKing event, run in conjunction with AWE Sport, supports the Michele Scarponi Onlus Foundation and the Princesse Charlene of Monaco Foundation with proceeds going to both organisations. 

Along with a criterium race, the event will have a closed road circuit with a Pro/Am race, and opportunities for the public to ride the route. There will also be educational road safety events for children and families.

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