Budget issues force 2017 Tour de San Luis to be cancelled

Reports suggest the 2017 Tour de San Luis will not go ahead due to budgetary concerns, although the women's race will still go ahead

Tour de San Luis 2016

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Ten years after its formation, the Tour de San Luis may not be on the cycling calendar in 2017 with a lack of funds reportedly forcing the men's race to be cancelled.

So says Argentinian journalist Marcelo La Gattina, who tweeted that the 11th edition of the race will be called off because of budgetary concerns.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.