Teams announced for 2021 Tour du Rwanda

The Tour of Rwanda has become a hugely popular event since it was re-introduced in 2001 following the Central African country’s civil war
The Tour of Rwanda (Image credit: Tour of Rwanda)

Organisers of the UCI 2.1 Tour du Rwanda have announced that the race will be held from February 21 to 28 in and around the capital city of Kigali under strict COVID-19 protocols. Israel Start-Up Nation was the sole WorldTour team named to the 17 participating teams, whereby the final two teams will be nominated on January 15. 

The eight-day race will include a total elevation of 16,347 metres and will take the peloton up the Wall of Kigali and the Mount Kigali, according to a press release issued by the  race organisers.

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