2019 Taiwan Cycling Festival Main Event - KOM (King of the Mountains) Challenge on Oct.25, drew 730 cyclists from 42 countries to climbing to Wuling.
The "2019 Taiwan Bike Mountaineering Challenge" will debut on October 25. A total of 730 domestic and foreign professional and amateur bicycle climbers from 42 countries and regions around the world will gather together to fight the battle of Wuling. This year's international elites gathered, the top teams of the active World Tour including Katusha-Alpecin, EF-Drapac, ASTANA, and the CCC-Liv team of the legendary woman Marianne Vos are all coming to the competition. Although this challenge has entered the eighth year this year, it has become one of the pocket lists of the classic route of "at least one challenge in life". All players will experience this paradise road, which is one of the top ten difficult challenges in the world and is the same as the Alpine stage of the Tour de France. As the competition has received increasing international attention, the number of registered foreign drivers has increased year by year. Among them, there are more and more men and women who have participated in top events such as Tour de France, Tour de France, Tour de France and World Tour. Among the 730 players in this year, the ratio of 488 foreign players reached 66.8%, which is the third consecutive year of foreign players. In addition, this year, there are 74 female drivers, which is also the highest in the history of this event. The 2019 Taiwan Bike Mountaineering Challenge will be held at 6 am on October 25, from the Huaxing Qixingtan on the Pacific Ocean, through the towering deep mountain valleys of the Taroko Pavilion, the beautiful green trees, and the direct access to the Hehuan Mountain, the highest point of the Taiwan Highway. Ridge, the player will challenge from an altitude of 0 meters straight to 3275 meters, a total length of 105 kilometers. The first 80 kilometers of the entire event, from the official release point of 18 kilometers, climbed up through the magnificent Taroko Gorge with an average rate of 8%. The finale of the finale is the paradise road from the Daguling to the last 10 kilometers and the slope of 17 to 27%. The challenging and challenging, combined with the amazing scenery along the way, has become the unique charm of this event. Every year, the event invites famous foreign bicycle players to participate in the competition, including the three-way global road car competition - Tour de France, the Central, the King of the West, or the Olympics. This year's UCI World Tour top professional team "Katusha-Alpecin" team sent two active players to participate in the 2019 event, including Australian Nathan Haas and Belgian Steff Cras. In terms of women's players, the Dutch star Marianne Vos, who was voted the best female bicycle player in the world by Cycle Sport magazine, has won nearly 350 bicycle races over the years. It is the most accomplished legend in the world. Player. Marrianne Vos, 32, currently a member of the CCC-Liv team, won the Olympic gold medal and the World Cup. Vos has won many careers, even listed as "Wikipedia" with a "great player" page to list career awards, and Vos is still seven listed (the other six are Merckx, Cancellara, Cavendish, Greipel) The only woman in Sagan and Valverde!)! Danish John Ebsen and Australia's Benjamin Dyball won the championship at the end of last year's KOM event with a difference of 11 seconds. Both will compete for this year's competition. Last year's eye-catching Dutch teenager Kenny Nijssen, in the M20 star position, won the fourth place in the elite group of elite players. This year's strength should not be underestimated. Morimoto Makoto, a well-known Japanese mountaineering champion who has been familiar with domestic riders and has been on the KOM awards board, has come again this year. In the local masters, Feng Junkai will participate in this year's event immediately after the National Games. "Mr. Fan" Fan Yongzhen fights KOM again, and I believe that all the riders will rejoice. Well-known domestic players Peng Yuantang, Huang Wenzhong, Liu Shuming, Wu Zhizhen, Huang Guanlin, and women's players Zeng Kezhen, Xu Wanting and Chen Ziyi have also made great achievements this year. It is worth mentioning that the three major hosts of the domestic sports tourism program: the audience of the "Go Go Taiwan", Windy Duan Huilin, the "food eater" location host Lin Yanjun 151, and the FOX sports station anchor Hou Yili, also registered this year. KOM events; they have invested in all aspects of training and preparation for this event, when the healthy women challenge KOM, wonderful! In order to provide a safe and challenging environment, the traffic control will be implemented on the Hualien section of the competition on October 25th: the Qixingtan section of the 193 line (the Qixingtan Elevated Viaduct to the Xincheng Township Street) will be controlled from 05:30 to 07:00. The control time of the northern end of the Tailuo Bridge on the 9th line to the north end of Jinwen Bridge is from 06:00 to 08:00, and the control time of Tai 8 is from 06:30 to 08:00. The control time from Tianxiang to Daguling is from 07:00 to 11:00, and the control time of Dalailing to Hehuanshan Visitor Center on Taiwan 14th Line is from 08:30 to 11:00. Part of the traffic control situation of Nantou is that the control time of the 14th line of Cuifeng to Hehuanshan Visitor Center is from 09:00 to 11:0 0; please contact the public for diversion. We apologize for any inconvenience.
2019 Taiwan Town Roaming - Town Game Interests Well-known team, good play, Taiwan, and the town of fun are about to open
In order to promote the in-depth tourism atmosphere of the town and to promote the local characteristics of Taiwanese towns, the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications will hold a series of small town performances from October 18th to December 7th, inviting well-known Taiwanese brands. The team performs in the town to attract tourists to the town, and to show the local characteristics through the performance, so that visitors can deepen their understanding of the town and then deeply experience the characteristics and culture of the town. In order to promote the town tour, the Tourism Bureau selected 30 classic towns, and combined with the 10 major guest towns recommended by the Hakka Committee and the internationally certified International Slow City, a total of 40 characteristic towns, marketing together, hope to be in the towns The local features attract international travelers to Taiwan to experience the sightseeing charm of Taiwanese towns. In order to attract tourists to visit the town, the Tourism Bureau plans to hold a series of concerts in 13 towns, allowing the national symphony to lead the visitors to the town, and in all the districts of Taipei, Central, South and East. Choose from 10 towns to host a series of small town performances, including 3 national theater-level outdoor large-scale performances and 7 art truck shows. Each of the 10 performances will be arranged with a three-dimensional puzzle prize-winning game for children. The performance team includes Tang Meiyun's Taiwanese troupe, paper windmill troupe, dog singer group, Taiwan troupe group, FOCA Formosa Circus, and the upcoming fireworks. In addition to cultural and artistic performances and sightseeing, it is more educational and entertaining. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications said that in order to create a favorable environment for tourism, the government has listed the tourism industry as one of the country's major emerging industries. Currently, 80% of the tourists coming to Taiwan are free travellers, and up to 90% of the national travel market is planning their own trips. . Free travellers throughout Taiwan traveled through the country and went deep into the localities. They also urged the government departments to think about how to enrich the tourism connotation and achieve an overall improvement in the quality of hardware and software. The main purpose of the Tourism Bureau to promote the town tourism is to build a small town brand, and promote the "Taiwan 40 Classic / Guest House / Slow City Town" by marketing, attract more domestic and foreign tourists to visit, and drive the town deep tour, Create a local economy and become a new product for future international marketing. The 10 series of town performances will be held from October 18th (the date, location and performance team of each event are detailed as attached). Why do you want to "fly" abroad? The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications invites everyone to enjoy the fun of the town, experience the simplicity of the town, taste the local cuisine, and enjoy the wonderful performances, and bring back memories full of joy.
2019 Taiwan Cycling Festival Opening
The Taiwan Bicycle Festival has been in its ninth year since its inception in 2011. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications held a press conference on the first floor of the Ministry of Communications on October 8th at 10:00 Taiwan Bicycle Festival. This year's "2019 Taiwan Bicycle Festival", in addition to the 2021 bicycle tour year, and the theme of the town roaming year, with "Taiwan's riding, the town's adventure" as the main axis, combined with many county and city governments, the National Scenic Area Management Office and other related units Co-hosting bicycle activities and inviting people to roam the classic Taiwanese town by bicycle. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications announced at the press conference that the six major events of the "2019 Taiwan Bicycle Festival" and the six major themes, each with its own characteristics, the "2019 Taiwan Bicycle Carnival" with the theme of "industry", and the planned industrial establishments Experience, promote low-carbon tourism and introduce the bicycle industry brand; the classic "Taiwan Bicycle Mountaineering Challenge" is based on the theme of "mountain climbing". It will invite domestic and foreign experts to challenge the Pacific Ocean from Hualien Qixingtan and ride through Taroko to the Taiwan Highway. The highest point - Hehuan Mountain Wuling; "Come! Bikeday" for all ages, with the theme of "Huantan", will be held in the Sun Moon Lake Bicycle Trail, which ranks among the top ten most beautiful lanes in the world; This year, with the theme of "Island around the island", we will use the roundabout way to conduct a classic town tour and roam the scenery along the way. "Light up Taiwan" is a "lighthouse" theme, combining the national scenery. District and National Park's 4-pole lighthouse resources, to introduce domestic and foreign tourists to the lighthouse and surrounding private sightseeing in the northeast and northwest The "Huadong Bay Bicycle Travel" is based on the theme of "Roaming" and joins the elements of a small town full of roaming style. Inviting everyone to enjoy a leisurely tour in the "Slow City" Fenglin Town, discover the characteristics of Huadong Town, experience the stage 9 The beauty of the line and the 11th line. In order to announce the determination to strengthen the promotion of bicycle tourism, and in line with the "2021 Bicycle Tourism Year", we will continue to promote the "Island Bike Path Upgrade Program" for four years, inviting everyone to ride into the private attractions that are easy to skip when driving normally. The town, visiting Taiwan's unique customs and customs, feels different Taiwanese tastes at close range.
2019 Sun Moon Lake International Fireworks-Music and Come! Bikeday Festival
The "2019 Sun Moon Lake Come! Bikeday Flower Music Carnival" event, in conjunction with the Tourism Bureau's "Expanding the Autumn and Winter National Tourism Awards Program", will be held from October 4th to November 17th. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications is managing the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area. (10/2) The press conference announced that the main event of this year's event was "Fireworks Passion", "Music Warmth" and "International Integration". The "Come! Bikeday Bike" and "Large Outdoor Fireworks Music Show" continued to be the dual core highlights of the series. It also integrates important sports events in Sun Moon Lake, including Marathon Road Run, Sun Moon Lake Black Tea Culture, Wedding and Electric Boat Night Flight, etc. During the event, the event will also be held in conjunction with the "12-Hour Photo Contest", "Poke Music Event" and "The Capsule Kaleidoscopes, "Sun Moon Lake New 8 Kings Collection Gifts" and many other good health activities and project offers. The rich and diverse activities require everyone to have a different experience, day or night. The Sun Moon Lake Fireworks Music Carnival series has entered its 12th year. Since October 4th, it has held 8 highlights and other related activities. This event combines the unique characteristics of "Art Culture" and "Sports and Leisure" with the integration of Taiwan and Sun Moon Lake. The press conference on October 2nd invited the cultural work team of the Jiuzu Cultural Village to pre-empt the highlights of the event and sing and interpret the spirit of Taiwan's aborigines. This year's series of event fireworks concerts, a total of 3 performances of each style of music performance. On October 19th, "Taiwan's Big Brother Sun Moon Lake Fireworks Concert "Enjoy the Extraordinary" will be performed by the Lexing Time Management Group with the symphonic music combined with the Taiwan University Choir, and the music will be used to dance a new lifeline. In conjunction with the promotion of tribal tourism, on November 2nd, the "Tao Xiang Yuan Yin" Aboriginal Concert was also performed in Taiwan's Aboriginal culture to enhance the visibility of Aboriginal traditional performing arts. On November 9th, the NTSO Taiwan Youth Symphony Orchestra performed the show with the taste of elegance and popularity, letting the people linger in the lakes and mountains and the melodious music of Sun Moon Lake, and staged the final concert of the last fire concert of the series, leading the people to listen to the Sun Moon Lake on the moonlight. Enjoy people's music and get close to music art. In terms of sports events, the "2019 Lake Marathon" to be held on October 27 will not only become the international certification of the International Marathon and Long Distance Association (AIMS), but also be one of the first events in Taiwan to be listed in the AbbottWMM World Championships. , became the second 2021 Abbott Wanda age-qualified world champion qualification event. One of the six major activities of the Taiwan Bicycle Festival, Sun Moon Lake Come!Bikeday will depart from the Xiangshan Visitor Center on November 3rd, including the cute and fun "Children's Slider Fun Tournament" and the 10K "Bicycle Escape" of the Sun Moon Lake Bicycle Trail. And the classic route of the 30K "Huantan Challenge Tour", which offers a panoramic view of Sun Moon Lake, invites people to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Sun Moon Lake Bike Path with bicycles. In addition, the "2019 Town Roaming Year" is more suitable for the collection of classic towns this year. In the town, on October 6th, the "Iron Township, Crazy Iron Horse" event was held, including the two routes of town roaming and parent-child leisure, and invited the people to take the recently smashed combination of Taiwan and Russia to collect the painted bananas. The Nantou Collection with local characteristics and the railway secret rut will carry out the deep Nantou cycling tour. There are also a number of exciting surrounding activities, including the "2019 Sun Moon Lake Wedding" featuring romantic water and land on October 4, and the "Sun Moon Lake" which enjoys black tea picnic concerts and tastes and tastes cakes from November 16th to 17th. Black tea culture season, etc. 2019, Moon Lake Come! Bikeday Flower Music Carnival, from October 4th to November 17th, invites you to join us!
The first place of the Town's Highlight Award, High school group goes to Donggang, college group goes to Huxi, mixed-age group goes to Dalin.
This year (2019) is the year of the town roaming. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications promotes and encourages young people under the age of 40 to enter the small town of Taiwan, especially for the "100,000 Youth Awards Million Creative Tour National Competition", hoping to "green" year From the perspective of "seeing" the new town of the town, play a new way of creative planning town. After more than three months of preliminary and final two-stage homework, the final result will be held today (27) at the results presentation and awards ceremony. Through the wonderful creative journey planned by young friends, the new look of Taiwanese town will be reinterpreted. Wave town tourism trend. The Tourism Bureau said that the competition was divided into three categories: high school, junior college and mixed age group. The registration situation was quite active. A total of 308 groups qualified for the competition. 45 teams were selected for the finals, and 30 winners were selected. works. The first place in the high school group led the passengers to experience the delicious food in Donggang Town, Pingtung County. The first place in the junior college group was Huxi Township, Penghu County. The main course was to integrate the culture of fishermen and fishermen, visual arts and culture. Responsible tourism, let everyone see the different Lake Biwa; the first place in the mixed age group is based on Dalin Town, Chiayi County, one of the international slow cities in Taiwan, and uses the anthropomorphic way to present the special experience of Dalin Town. "The feeling of happiness in life." Zhou Yonghui, the director of tourism, said that through the youth creative journey PK, I will lead you to know 40 classic towns in Taiwan. Next year is the year of the Lingshan Mountains. It will launch 20 more mountain towns and continue to work towards the 100+ town in Taiwan. In addition, this competition is also featured in Taiwan's ten towns, including: Keelung Zhongzheng District, Taoyuan Daxi District, Miaoli Yuanli Town, Yunlin Beigang Town, Chiayi Dalin Town, Kaohsiung Meinong District, Pingtung Donggang Town, Yilantou The town, Hualin Fenglin Town and Wuhu Lake Xixiang will invite the winning team to combine the ten-size town to film the one-day mayor in October, integrate youth tour and youth vitality, and continue to promote town tourism. More town creative travel works and finalists will be available on the event website. At the same time, the results of the conference also praised the achievements of the town's roaming passport collection activities. The Tourism Bureau invited 2 people to complete the 40 towns' collections and expressions. Through experience sharing, let everyone feel their enthusiasm for the town and the national tourism. It is expected that more domestic and foreign tourists will come together to experience the food, beauty and culture of the town. The Tourism Bureau reminded that the "Expanding the National Tourism Award Scheme for Autumn and Winter" was officially launched on September 1st, and urged the Chinese to refer to the results of the creative tour competition, arrange travel itineraries in a timely manner, and cooperate with the travel awards to help various well-being programs. Town, build your own town memories!
The opening ceremony of Jiji painted train and Checheng railway exhibition center
The National Collection Art Museum, which was attracting attention from all over the country, was officially opened this morning. It was presented on the four-section and one train by the newly-painted stone tigers from Taiwan and Russia. It will travel on the railway in the next year. On the episode branch line, we hope that in addition to a deeper understanding of the collection industry and culture, we will reawaken everyone's understanding and attention to Shihu, and at the same time be a symbol of friendly exchange between Taiwan and Russia. This year's "National Jiji Art Museum" collection of painted trains was released in August, and it received national attention and concern. Under the circumstance, Taiwan and Russia were connected. In the process of completion, they were helped by many friends. With the assistance of the inter-ministerial meeting, including the Russian illustrator Катя Молодцова generously authorized the painting of the stone tiger she painted to the use of the painted train, the special biological research and conservation center of the Executive Yuan's Council for the assistance and recognition of the original train design amendment, diplomacy The Ministry of Representatives in Russia assisted in the first-time contact and so on, and finally, the support and affirmation of the correction of the collection of painted trains. At this time, the opportunity for the press conference was started. The Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Management Office cooperated with the Special Biological Research and Conservation Center of the Agricultural Committee of the Executive Yuan to launch the Shihu Conservation Signing Activity on the spot, once again calling for the importance of conservation of Shihu, and also let this painted train Driving is even more meaningful. The "Railway Sightseeing Primary School", also in the secret garden of the squatting car, was officially opened this morning. In addition to providing visitor centre services, a collection of railways to take a real-life video experience, and erecting a physical model power train and track bypass, the park It also displays the old locomotive (R100-R114) and the old passenger car (35SPK32700), which are connected with the adjacent rut train station, the nostalgic retro railway culture park and more than ten antique trains and old railway scenes. The rut became a pilgrimage site that the railway fans must chase, and also warmed up for the 2022 railway sightseeing tour. On the day of the event, the children from the local area were invited to experience together. On the campus where the students were born, they witnessed the rebirth and transformation of the idle campus into an emerging tourist attraction. It also fully demonstrated the new hope of the 20th anniversary of the gathering line after the 921 earthquake. . Hong Weixin, director of the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Management Office, said that in the future, the school district will be planned and rebuilt, and the non-official management method will be applied as a primary school classroom area for railway cultural relics exhibition, exhibition space, railway tourism development base, and planning. The history of the school of Che Guguo and other schools also keeps the historical record of the rebirth of the old school forever. In the following year, the painted trains designed with Jijishan bananas will be driven on the Jiji branch line, so that visitors can also bring cute painted trains home to collect, from October 1 to October 31. On the day of the holiday, visitors will only take photos with the "National Jiji Art Museum" painting train, and go to the "Re-discovery, Dynamic Sun Moon Lake" Facebook of the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration of the Ministry of Communications, and find the "Collection of Love and Chasing Trains" post. According to the activity method, you can participate in the lucky draw. The event will draw 30 lucky people to get one of the reduced-painted version of the painted train, and another 10 to get the set of the Rangdao town roaming ticket 埕+ version. Visitors can also upload photos to their personal Facebook settings, and then display the upload screen to the Chess Visitor Center. You can also get a reduced version of the painted train back to the power unit, limited to 100 units, while stocks last!
Slow Town Concert Let everyone know the beauty of Taiwanese town through music!
In order to promote the beautiful culture of Taiwan's small towns to the world, the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications will cooperate with the National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra of the Ministry of Culture for the first time. From September 7th, a series of small town concerts will be held to let the international music go out of the music. The hall fluttered to various towns in Taiwan. The Tourism Bureau has designated 2019 as the "Rock Year of the Town", and selected 30 classic towns, which are jointly marketed by the 40 major towns recommended by the Hakka Committee and the 40 international towns of the internationally certified International Slow City. I hope to attract international tourists to Taiwan to experience the charm of Taiwanese towns. In order to attract tourists to visit the town, the Tourism Bureau plans to hold a series of concerts, so that the national symphony will lead passengers into the special towns, and more than 75 performers will be invited to hold large towns in Keelung and Yilan. Concerts, as well as 11 small copper tube quintet flash performances in towns within the national scenic areas, with national performances, combined with the town's landscape and culture, allowing participants to experience sightseeing, culture and music. A beautiful trip that is stirred up. After that, the Tourism Bureau planned to record the town concert videos, promote the town features to the international through audio-visual publicity, attract more international visitors, and experience the beauty of the Taiwanese town. The press conference specially invited the National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra to bring world-class music to the scene. The Taiwanese tourism spokesperson, the raccoon leader, will also be flashed and surprise to appear on the same stage. I hope that this series of activities will not only let the public see the scenery of the town through sight. It is also necessary to feel the beauty of the town through hearing. The next two large outdoor concerts will be held on September 7 and December 7 at 7:00 pm in the Bagouzi Fishing Port in Zhongzheng District of Keelung and Yilan Sports Park in Yilan City. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications invites the people to experience the national-level music banquet together in the environment of the characteristic town.