Tour de Itä-Suomi is a cycling event in Joensuu and Kuopio, which was held for the first in the autumn 2021.
Autumn 2022 event is organized in Kuopio on Saturday 8.10. and in Joensuu on Sunday 9.10.
Tour de Itä-Suomi is not a competition. Speed is not that important, finishing the route at your own pace is!
Shorter routes follow mainly bicycle or bicycle and pedestrian routes. There is one service station at the route where you are able to refill your bottles and have a snack. Service car will help you with small bike related issue and with more severe problems, the service car will evacuate you and your bike back to the start/finish area.
Autumn 2022 event has two routes in each city - longer approximately 100km and shorter approximately 50km route. 50 km route follows mainly bicycle or bicycle and pedestrian routes. On the full route over half of the distance is cycled on the edge of the road.
Enrolling for the event starts at Tuesday 27.9.2022
Kide.app, opens in a new tab: Tour de Itä-Suomi Kuopio 8.10.2022
Kide.app, opens in a new tab: Tour de Itä-Suomi Joensuu 9.10.2022
Google Maps, opens in a new tab: Joensuu routes
Google Maps, opens in a new tab: Kuopio routes
Isyy.fi, opens in a new tab: Upcoming events