Danny Hart signed for Madison Saracen

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EWS Calendar

Nice countries visited for the 2018 edition ! When UCI DH will have a look to South America ?!

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|  Round |  Date            |  Location           |  Country   |
|--------+------------------+---------------------+------------|
|  #1    | 24-25 March      | Lo Barnechea        |     🇨🇱     |
|  #2    | 31 March-1 April | Manizales           |     🇨🇴     |
|  #3    | 12-13 May        | Montagnes du Caroux |     🇫🇷     |
|  #4    | 30 June-1 July   | Petzen - Jamnica    |  🇦🇹 & 🇸🇮   |
|  #5    | 21-22 July       | La Thuile           |     🇮🇹     |
|  #6    | 12 August        | Whistler            |     🇨🇦     |
|  #7    | 22-23 September  | Ainsa - Sobrarbe    |     🇪🇸     |
|  #8    | 29-30 September  | Finale Ligure       |     🇮🇹     |
|--------+------------------+---------------------+------------|

French DH Cup Calendar

A few rounds for 2018 French DH Cup : the Coupe de France.

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|  Round | Date               | Spot            | Country   |
|--------+--------------------+-----------------+-----------|
|  #1    | May 19-20          | Brassac         |    🇫🇷     |
|  #2    | June 30 - July 1st | Serre Chevalier |    🇫🇷     |
|  #3    | July 21 - 22       | Pra Loup        |    🇫🇷     |
|  #4    | Aug 18-19          | Les Ménuires    |    🇫🇷     |
|--------+--------------------+-----------------+-----------|

Still good that French DH Cup is maintained alive : with the regional championships & the UCI World Cup there is not much free dates suitable for this national DH ! Opening will take place in Tarn within Occitania FR.

Catalonian DH Cup Calendar

Osor (2016).

No more than 8 Rounds for this 1st issue of the Catalonian DH Cup Calendar ! Updates and modifications may be encountered here www.ciclisme.cat.

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|  Round | Date         | Spot                    | Country   |
|--------+--------------+-------------------------+-----------|
|  #1    | February 18  | Osor                    |    FR     |
|  #2    | March 11     | Sant Andreu de la Barca |    FR     |
|  #3    | April 8      | Cervià de les Garrigues |    FR     |
|  #4    | May 6        | Port del Compte         |    FR     |
|  #5    | May 27       | Espot                   |    FR     |
|  #6    | August 8     | Les Angles              |    🇫🇷     |
|  #7    | September 2  | Vallnord                |    🇦🇩     |
|  #8    | September 30 | La Molina               |    FR     |
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Rounds in France and Andorra are kept unchanged vs. 2017 Calendar : congrats for this good open minded over frontier approach !

La Molina is reintroduced at 2018 Calendar ! Some shots at La Molina here.

UCI DH World Cup Calendar

A new stage for 2018 UCI DH World Cup : Round #1 will take place in Croatia in  Lošinj in April !

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|  Round | Date         | Spot            | Country   |
|--------+--------------+-----------------+-----------|
|  #1    | April 21-22  | Lošinj          |    🇭🇷     |
|  #2    | June 1-2     | Fort William    |    🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿     |
|  #3    | June 8-9     | Leogang         |    🇦🇹     |
|  #4    | July 7-8     | Val di Sole     |    🇮🇹     |
|  #5    | July 14-15   | Vallnord        |    🇦🇩     |
|  #6    | August 11-12 | Mont Saint-Anne |    🇨🇦     |
|  #7    | August 25-26 | La Bresse       |    🇫🇷     |
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No huge news for the other Rounds : no unknown stages 5 out of 6 remainings were at 2017 calendar and remaining spot La Bresse already welcomed UCI DH World Cup in 2011 (a Round won by a certain Greg Minnaar 🇿🇦).