Background of the TOF After the 13th Asian Games in 1998 in Bangkok, Madame, Titaree Tanakorn decided to organize a new cycling tour with support of 40 commissaries. First named the Anti Drug Tour Thailand and Tour of EGAT the name later changed to Tour of Friendship R1 Famed for its friendly and fun atmosphere, the event grew every year by 60-80 riders and this year the organizer expects around 200 foreign riders to compete. The Tour of Friendship R1 is neither about professional racing nor money it is all about the love for cycling and to connect cyclists from all over the world The meaning of R1 is Road race number 1 The tour is well organized, with a dedicated staff of 120 to take care of the roads and to support the cyclists on their ride.
Tour of Friendship R1 Thailand
CLASSIFICATION OF CATEGORIES
COMPETITION RULES and REGULATIONS
Rider who do not get the overall prize, still have the right to ride on the next day to get the stage winner
Rider must sign in on the roster sheet at the start (07:30 am) and finish of every race day Not signing in will result in DNS and DNF status for the rider.
There is no feeding point on the course Refreshments shall be supported by the commissaries after the first 50 km. until just before the last 20 km. to the finish line
ONE team vehicle 4 wheel vehicle only NO motorcycles is allowed for teams consisting of 4 riders or more
All riders will be provided with a number plate, which needs to be affixed to their bicycle plus 2 body numbers All number plates shall be well fixed, must be as provided not being cut folded, defaced or modified.
Competing teams are notified to bring own spare bicycles and spare parts for the entire competition as no spare bicycles and spare parts will be supplied
Only telephones and radios are allowed for communication during the race
Jerseys without steeves shall be forbidden.
Helmet is compulsory
King of Mountain
1st place – 5 seconds bonus
1st place – 10 seconds
2nd place – 6 seconds
3rd place – 4 seconds
4th place – 2 seconds
5th place – 1 seconds
Deadline for Entry Forms
Registration and Payment for Promotionstart : May 15th – 31th 2019 The entry fee of THB 21,900,After. The entry fee of THB 26,500 covers the race fee, hotel, food and transfer to and from the airport more or less all expenses ****Shown Name list after Deposit****
Limited 180 Rider for 2020
The trophy is different every year but it always resembles a bicycle part Trophies will be presented immediately after the finish of each stage, at the competition venue
Stage winner : Trophy to 1st-5th place of each category
Overall prize Trophy to 1st-5th place of each category
King of Mountain every category
Accommodation provided from May 2nd-5th 2020 with Vehicle Transfers from and to the Airport Including Hotel 4 nights, 4 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 4 Dinners,
Transportation arrange for foreign trams during the race by bus.
Supportor same entry fee
manager same entry fee
Family same entry fee
Make sure for Registration and Deposit….. No Refund…..
Hotel (sharing room) Extra single room paid 10,000 THB
Van team cost = 3,000 THB per day/van with driver, No included Gasoline….Booking first….
Shown Name list after Deposit
Hotel : May 1st-4th 2020
:Hotel for stage 1-5 night May 1st-4th 2020 Heritage Hotel
Briefing 7 p.m.@ Heritage Hotel