“TOUR DE GALICICA 2016” is a cycling event which took place in the period 18-19 June, 2016 in Resen, Macedonia.
This cycling event was organized for the third time by the Municipality of Resen and this year there were more than 400 guests present for this event, staying at different places in the region near Resen, at the Prespa Lake.
Most of the cyclists arrived on the 18th of June and stayed at the camping site at the “Lakeview” resort in Oteshevo, where they were also able to purchase their starting kit. There, in the evening, was an entertaining program for all the guests, with DJ and a music band, at the beach on the Prespa Lake.
The cycling tour started on the 19th of June at 9 AM. The starting and the finishing point of the cycling tour was from the center of Resen, from the Apple landmark, in front of the building of the Municipality of Resen. The cyclists could also purchase their starting kits near the starting point, right before the official start of the tour. There were around 400 cyclists from Macedonia. In the event also participated 7 cyclists from the Republic of Albania, from the municipalities of Korca and of Pogradec, therefore adding an international component to the event.