Tour of Alberta

September 2-7, 2015 marked the third annual Tour of Alberta presented by ATB Financial – Canada's highest ranked professional road race. This world-class six-day event travels a diverse landscape of communities across Alberta; while spectators enjoy interactive festivals, exhilarating competition, live entertainment, and family fun activities.

It was such a pleasure to host the world for Stage 2 on September 3, 2015. Congratulations to all the cyclists for completing such a challenging race in the County. We hope you enjoyed your ride and stay in the region. Thanks to everyone for coming out to this world class race and free festival and showing the world and racers our friendly northern hospitality.

Michael Matthews with team Orica GreenEDGE was the Stage 2 winner and was presented with a stone sculpture made by local artist Grant Berg which showcases the natural beauty of the County of Grande Prairie. Visit Grant's website at www.grantcberg.com for more information about this unique prize.

Thank you to everyone in our community for your patience and support as we hosted this exciting world class event! Thank you to the many volunteers and local organizing committee for making this event possible, and thank you to all the spectators who cheered on the cyclists along the route and at Evergreen Park!