Mont Ventoux one-day race confirmed for June 2019

The best climbers in the professional peloton will finally have the chance to climb Mont Ventoux in a new one-day race next year. The one-day UCI 1.1 race will go from Vaison-la-Romaine to the top of the legendary climb and is scheduled to be held on Sunday June 17, as part of a weekend of cycling that also includes the Santini GF Mont Ventoux sportif ride on Saturday. The new race will be held a week after the Criterium du Dauphine stage race, according to a report in L' The UCI traditionally reveals the full 2019 race calendar during the world road  race championships in late September.

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