A prelude to the annual UCI Niseko Classic on again in Niseko this July, the all-new Yotei Circuit Fun Ride invites riders of all levels to enjoy a ride at their own pace around Mt Yotei, or the ‘Mt. Fuji of Hokkaido’. This fun ride will be held on the July 8th, 2017, the day before Niseko Classic and is a 58km course around the foot of Hokkaido's famous mountain.
The Yotei Circuit Fun Ride is open to all entrants of the Niseko Classic, their friends and family, and anyone else who enjoys cycling. Rest areas are allocated on the course and all the participants, from beginners to experts.
The riding route takes takes advantage of Niseko's most beautiful scenery so it's a truly unique way to experience Niseko in its glorious green season.
The course starts fromAya Niseko in Hirafu, crossing the rolling hills of the Niseko valley out towards Makkari Onsen, before travelling around the base of spectacular Mt Yotei and then onto the famous mineral water spring at Fukidashi Park, Kyogoku. Take a rest break, then head down the valley on the opposite side of Mt Yotei, via Kutchan Town to finish at Aya Niseko.
Entry is now open until June 20th, 2017. Entries close when the maximum number of 200 riders has been reached.
Visit the Yotei Circuit Fun Ride website for more details and to register.
For more information on the Niseko Classic, read more.