The UAE National Road Cycling Championship, in the first two seasons, crowned a National Champion in Emirati male and female and Expatriate male and female. The four stage championship also awarded champions in each age category in both male and female. Stages are designed to create all the challenges of a grand tour with stages for climbers, time trialers and sprinters. To emulate the feel for riders of a grand tour, the leaders jerseys for the four major categories were awarded and worn of yellow, red, pink, and blue taking the colours from the 3 grand tours as well as the honoring the Dubai Tour.
Jerseys were awarded to leaders after each stage, which made a difference to the look and feel of the peloton.
The event will also feature result categories for Social Emirati (male): 15 - 18, 19 - 34, 35 - 49, 50+
Update: The 2019 Championship has been postponed to 2020. Dates for the 2020 Championship are; October 16, October 30, November 13 & November 27.
More information about the 2020 Championship will be shared shortly