Tour Down Under 2008 (Stage 5)

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215 km Distance
1,430m Ascent
1,430m Descent

The Tour Down Under is the first stop in World Cycling after being granter ProTour status - the first race outside of Europe to be given this ranking.

Elite international athletes race around South Australia over a week in January in a bid to win the right to wear the Ochre Leaders Jersey.

The 2008 Tour Down Under will be held from 20-27 January.

  • Route: Willunga to Willunga
  • Date: 26 January 2008
  • Start: 11am
  • Finish: approx 2.45pm

Top viewing
  • Willunga – Australia Day Celebrations
  • Aldinga Beach, The Esplanade (SA Lotteries Sprint # 1: 58.8km)
  • Willunga, Main Road (Feed Station: 81.8km)
  • Aldinga Beach, The Esplanade (SA Lotteries Sprint # 2: 100.7km)
  • Old Willunga Hill (King of the Mountain: 127.4km)

While you’re here
  • Swim, play beach cricket or just relax at one of South Australia’s favourite beaches, Aldinga.
  • Dine in style overlooking the sea at Port Willunga’s Star of Greece Café.
  • Explore the lovely wine region and its 60 welcoming cellar doors.
At McLaren Vale
  • Sample exquisite confectionery at the Medlow Confectionery and FruChocs Showroom.
  • Taste the fabulous range of olives and oils at McLaren Vale icon, The Olive Groves.
  • Discover a brilliant blend of food, wine and art at Red Poles, which combines a gallery and licensed café

There is a bookable VIP-Package of the Tour Down Under.

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