They announced that the competition will return in 2021 to celebrate its 25th anniversary
With new management and new sponsors, Chupacabra Race announced its return in 2021 two years later. The race has been cancelled since 2020 because of the pandemic. This time, however, it will be a 50-kilometer ride. The race will be held at the Don Rayo circuit, border on October 10.
Susana Laredo is the general manager at Chupacabras. She stated that they will return in 2021. This also marks the 25th anniversary. It is not something we want to see pass. It’s a simple 50-kilometer race. Race.
This year’s edition is unique in that registration is free. However, participants are limited.
“We want to keep the same tradition and maintain the same essence. According to the new general manager, there are certain clauses that don’t make too many changes in the logo. So Chupacabras will remain Chupacabras.
Bip Gas, a Juarense firm, is the new government. They have two months to organize this event thanks to epidemiological traffic lights turning green. However, they don’t need to transform any iconic races.
Preparations for October 10, are still underway. One of those is to maintain the track up in the mountains. The track is in poor condition due to inactivity.
Event organizer Óscar Chávez commented: “The track is destroyed and we are trying to keep them in top condition. We are currently in the forced marche, but we also prepare for the finish zone. But everything is going well, and we are ready. Soles Coach of de Ciudad Juárez cycling school.
People are excited for events. We know we have two years of events to choose from. Juarez has nothing extraordinary. People want to have fun. “We are happy to see people react in this way,” Valdez stated.
Due to the pandemic, participants must agree and there must be a limit. The 100-kilometer race is not going to be held. Only 1,000 cyclists will be able to ride on October 10th. According to organizers, registration was closed after two days. Laredo explained that cyclists will need to wear masks.
It is only a 50-kilometer ride. However, the prizes will still be there. The 25th anniversary jerseys will be given to the 300 first cyclists to cross the Don Rayo track. The parcels, which include the contest number and gifts, will also be delivered to the contestants on Saturday, September 9.
2021 Chupacabra Competition
Date: Sunday, October 10