Quelneuc welcomes for the second time the French cyclo-cross championships.
The 2018 Cyclo-cross French Championships will take place at Quelneuc in Brittany, January 13th and 14th.
Located in the Morbihan (56), Quelneuc is an old French town became January 1, 2017, a municipality delegate of the new municipality of Carentoir . Located a few kilometers from the Gacilly, known for being the city of Yves Rocher Quelneuc has already received a good number of cyclo-cross races, including the Brittany Championship in 2002 and the French Championships in 2012.
The French cyclo-cross championships, a winter discipline practiced by some road racers and mountain bikers, are organized every year for two days in the first half of January.
Like all outdoor activities, cyclo-cross is very popular and the FFC ensures that this activity is developed by broadcasting the Coupe de France rounds live on the Internet.
Last year, it is the rider of the team Cofidis , Clement Venturini , who won the French Championship ahead of Arnold Jeannesson and John Gadret , before winning on the road during the Four Days of Dunkirk.
Among the favorites of the 2018 edition Men’s Elite French Championships, we find Fabien Canal , winner last Sunday of the third round of the Coupe de France in Jablines, but also Francis Mourey , 9 times French champions, or Steve Chainel .