More than 5,000 people have already purchased their tickets for the UCI Cyclocross World Cup – Benidorm Costa Blanca event, which will be held on January 22 in the town of Alicante, as reported by the organization of the event on Wednesday.
The Benidorm event is the penultimate scoring event for the most important tournament in the winter specialty of cycling and the presence of the three coveted giants of the discipline is guaranteed: the Dutch Mathieu van der Poel, the Belgian Wout van Aert and the British, current World champion Tom Pidcock.
In addition to the 5,000 tickets already sold, the organization recalls that access for children and young people under 14 years of age will be free, so it is expected that the Foietes and El Moralet parks, the scene of the circuit, will be full of fans.
The head of the organization of the UCI Cyclocross World Cup - Benidorm Costa Blanca 2023, Pascual Momparler, expressed his satisfaction and pride in the number of tickets sold and assured that the response from the fans confirms that "this was a project that people wanted."
The Dutch women Fem van Empel and Puck Pieterse, as well as Silvia Persico and Marianne Vos, have also confirmed their presence in the women's Elite race. As a complement to the Elite tests, the BenidormCX will be held on January 21, a national test open to all categories.