The first International Cycling Union (ICU) tour in Vietnam, scheduled for December 16 to 22, has attracted racers from 14 strong foreign clubs, besides eight local teams.

The “ADC Tour of Vietnam 2012” is jointly organised by the Vietnam Motor-Bicycle Sports Federation and the ADC Company.

The cyclists will compete in eight stages over 900 kilometres, racing through nine cities and provinces of Long An, Tien Giang, Vinh Long, Can Tho, Hau Giang, Soc Trang, An Giang, Kien Giang and Ho Chi Minh City.-VNA