Marco de Canavezes will host the Portuguese Grand Prix and the Enduro World Championship
The Portuguese Grand Prix for Enduro will be held, the opening event of the world championship. from 18 to 20 June, in Marco de Canaveses, in the district of Porto, bringing together 120 runners, the source of the organization said today in Lusa.
In the competition, the competitors will complete four timed specials, for a total of 51 kilometers, “designed for entertainment and to enhance the natural beauty of the region“, Renewing the experience of last season.
“In relation to last year’s race, we will keep two of the specials, Tuías and Montedeiras, we will do another special, in a new space, in Venda da Giesta, and we will have the special” super test “, which is a novelty . Last year we had the idea to do it, but it was not possible due to the restrictions of covid-19 ″, specified Daniel Pinto.
The manager admitted that there are many fans of this sport who will want to be present and watch the race. alive, forcing the organization to “ implement a series of safety measures to avoid excessive crowding of people“.
The Enduro World Championship will feature six races.
After Portugal, the caravan will head to Edolo (Italy), from 25 to 27 June.