La Tropicale Amissa Bongo Ondimba
La Tropicale Amissa Bongo Ondimba is a road bike race in Gabon that was first held in 2006. The stage race , each consisting of eight sections, is part of the UCI Africa Tour , in which it was classified in the UCI category 2.2 in the first two years and was added to the higher category 2.1 in 2008. The name of the event is intended to remember Albertine Amissa Bongo , the daughter of the Gabonese President Omar Bongo Ondimba , who died in 1993 . In 2008 the total race distance was 594 kilometers. In 2015, however, it was 966 kilometers. The record winner is the Frenchman Anthony Charteauwho won the race three times between 2010 and 2012 .
- Cyclisme: l'italien Niccolo Bonifazio remporte la Tropicale Amissa Bongo. In: lalibreville.com , January 27, 2019.