English - Kring Føroyar 19

The 2019 edition of the Tour de Faroes will be a 5 stage race, around the 6 main islands. Each stage will be around 100 kilometers, and 500 K in all. The race will be run from august 21th - 25th, and these are the stages(The Elite disatnce is shown, stages for women, juniors and motion will be shorter):


Stage 1, Vágar – Borðoy - 98 km


Wednesday august 21th 


Start: Gásadal


Finish: Klaksvík


Route: Gásadal – Sørvág – Miðvág – Sandavág – undirsjóvartunnilin – Kollaførð – Hósvík – Norðskála – Norðskálatunnilin – Skálabotn – Undir Gøtueiði – Gøta – Leirvík – undirsjóvartunnilin – Klaksvík.


Finishing laps in Klaksvík: Gerðagøta - Biskupstøðgøta – Skúlavegur.


STRAVA link https://www.strava.com/routes/16976814




Stage 2, Sandoy - 102 km


Thursday august 22


Start and finish: Hotel Skálavík


Route: Skálavík – Skopun – Húsavík – Skálavík


STRAVA link https://www.strava.com/routes/16976828




Stage 3, Suðuroy - 101 km


Friday august 23rd


Start and finish: Tvøroyri.


Route: Tvøroyri – Fámjin – Hovsegg – Hov – Porkeri - Vágur – Lopra – Sumba – Lopra – Vágur – Porkeri – Hovsegg – Tvøroyri. 


Finishing laps in Tvøroyri:


Ósavegur – á Brekkunum – Sjógøta – Traðarvegur – Hvammavegur – Ósavegur – á Brekkunum – Sjógøta.


STRAVA link https://www.strava.com/routes/16976840




Stage 4, Eysturoy - 100 km


Saturday august 24th


Start and finish: Runavík


Route: Runavík – Hellurnar – Elduvík – Funning - Gjógv – Eiðisskarð – Eiði – Norðskála – Norðskálatunnilin – Skálabotn – Runavík – Toftir – Runt Agnið – Runavík.


STRAVA link https://www.strava.com/routes/16976844




Stage 5, Streymoy - 90 km


Sunday august 25th


Route: Tórshavn – Kaldbakstunnilin – Kollafjørð – Hósvík – Hvalvík – Saksun – Hvalvík – Hósvík – Kollafjørð – Kaldbaksbotnur – Tórshavn. 


Long finishing lap: Kongabrúgvin – Yviri við Strond – Djóna í Geilsgøta – Bókbindaragøta – Jónas Broncksgøta – Havnargøta - Kongabrúgvin.


Short finishing laps: Kongabrúgvin – Áarvegur - Tinghúsvegur – Sverrisgøta – Áarvegur - Havnargøta – rundkoyringin - Kongabrúgvin.


STRAVA link https://www.strava.com/routes/16976853






Entry fee 750 DKK


It will be possible to stay at 'the school' for 150 DKK a night.