(TTH Portals) - On April 14, 2024, the 11th stage of the 36th HCM city Television Cycling Tournament 2024 themed “Non song lien mot dai” (A united country) was organized in Hue city. The Standing member of the provincial Party Committee, Vice Permanent Chairman of the People’s Committee of Thua Thien Hue province Nguyen Thanh Binh; the Standing member of the provincial Party Committee, Head of Propaganda and Training Commission Hoang Khanh Hung; Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Council; leaders of relevant departments and agencies attended the event.

The 36th HCM city Television Cycling Tournament 2024 is aimed to celebrate the 49th anniversary of Vietnamese Reunification Day (30/4/1975 – 30/4/2024), National Labor day May 1 and the 134th birth anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh (19/5/1890 – 19/5/2024).

This year event was held under the theme “Non song lien mot dai - niem tin chien thang” (a united country), attracting 105 professional athletes from 15 teams across the country.

Vice Permanent Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh presents gift to the Organizer

The 11th stage “Truong Tien - Phu Xuan”, athletes showed their performances right from the beginning. At the end of the stage, competitors were intensely competitive.

Athlete Martin Lass (Chau Thoi - Vinh Long) was the first to reach the destination with 54 minutes, 42 seconds, followed by Mr. Petr Rikunov (Loc Troi group) and Ivanov Timofei (Ho Chi Minh city Vinama).

At the end of this stage, cyclist Petr Rikunov (Loc troi Group - An Giang province) excellently won yellow jersey. The orange jersey was given to Nguyen Tan Hoai (Loc troi Group), while red polka dot jersey belonged to Vo Minh Gia Bao (military district 7). Cyclist Pham Le Xuan Loc (military region 7) got white jersey.

The yellow jersey was given to athlete Petr Rikunov from Loc troi Group An Giang

After the 11th stage, athletes will continue the 12th stage (Hue city - Danang city). During this 109km long distance, racers will overcome Phuoc Tuong pass, Phu Gia pass and Hai Van pass on April 15.

Kicked off in Dien Bien Phu city on April 3, 2024, cyclists have finished 2.700km-long journey across localities in Vietnam. The final stage will end on the 49th anniversary of National Reunification day, April 30.

Athletes competed at the 11th stage “Truong Tien - Phu Xuan”

Photos taken at the 11th stage “Truong Tien - Phu Xuan”: