Together with 1500 guests and event participants Alexandr Vinokurov, Arman Kamyshev and Daniil Fominykh rode a 30-km distance of the charity tour. Jakob Fuglsang, injured after his recent crash, supported his teammates as a fan from the side of the road.
Besides a cycling race, during the Charity Tour of Burabay a charity auction has been held. Astana Proteam presented a few lots for the auction, among them – the bicycle of Michele Scarponi and the Italian Champion jersey of Fabio Aru.
Totally, a sum of 160 millions Kazakhstani Tenge (over 400 000 Euro) were collected at the Charity Tour of Burabay. All collected funds, including the money from the sale at auction of Michele Scarponi bike and Fabio Aru jersey, the Asyl Miras Bulat Utemuratov Charity Foundation will direct for purchasing of medical equipment for children’s hospitals in a few cities around Kazakhstan.
Photo credit: © Charity Tour of Burabay