Tour de Victoria is Saturday, August 18

Ryder Hesjedal’s Tour de Victoria is a mass-participation cycling event taking place on Saturday, August 18. Riders of all fitness levels can participate in one of eight routes in and around Greater Victoria.

All rides start and finish at Victoria's Inner Harbour.

Ryder Hesjedal’s Tour de Victoria is produced by the Ryders Cycling Society of Canada, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and supporting cycling across the country. For more information visit Tour de Victoria.

Race Routes

View map and race details here.

Road Closures on Saturday, August 18:

  • 4 a.m. to 6 p.m. Belleville Street between Government Street and the Coho Ferry Driveway, and Menzies Street from Belleville to Quebec Street
  • 6:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Government Street between Superior and Humboldt/Wharf - Access is open for Fairmont Empress
  • 10:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Belleville Street between Coho Ferry Driveway and Pendray Street. Government St. will reopen after riders have left this area (approximately 8:45 a.m.)

The races will be finished by 4 p.m. and Belleville Street is expected to reopen no later than 6 p.m.

Road closure signage will be posted for businesses and residents. Police will direct traffic where necessary.