International Cycle Criterion in St. Anton am Arlberg
In the picturesque village of St. Anton am Arlberg, cycling celebrates its 12th edition. On the 30th of July, 1,500 athletes, both professional and amateur, embrace the Arlberg spirit and saddle up for the ARLBERG Giro. A noteworthy event preceding the main race is the International Cycling Criterium, scheduled for the previous day, July 29, 2023. Professional teams from across the globe will battle it out for victory on a challenging circuit in the village's heart.
The women's race springs into action at 18.15 hrs, as the cyclists showcase their skill on the asphalt in pursuit of ultimate triumph. Following their lead, the men's race will prove their mettle. Just as in the women's competition, spectators can look forward to an exhilarating contest along the technically demanding circuit that winds through the town centre. The starting and finishing zone of the criterium is conveniently located in front of the municipality, giving the spectators an excellent view of the thrilling race unfold.
However, it's not only the onlookers who will experience heart-pounding excitement; the awe-inspiring KTM curve near the Hotel Schwarzer Adler pushes the athletes to their limits, ensuring a healthy dose of adrenaline for racers and spectators alike. The evening promises to be filled with thrilling action and is an unmissable event not only for cycling enthusiast but for anyone who appreciates high-stakes challenges.