About Us

TOURINO or Tour Pilipino, is a Within-the-City, Criterium Cycling tournament. It has two bike categories – Road Bike and Fixed Gear. It is a cycling tournament open for the young, adults, men, women, amateurs, professionals, hobbyists andenthusiasts. This cycling tournament will be held in key cities around the country within a year. The first event will unfold on June 25, 2017 in Marikina. The “racetrack” around the Marikina city hall is about 600 meters long with challenging curves and turns.

Tourino is a cycling tournament intended to work with the local government to reach out to the growing community of bikers. This will complement the local government’s effort in promoting sports, good health, road safety and most of all, diversion from drug abuse.It is an opportunity to know the community of cyclists and extend our hand to know them better.

The race will be professionally supervised with judges, timers, marshals, etc., and equipped with proper tools such as timers, starting line, flags, etc.With the series of races, every competitive will be given a chance to prove themselves on the road. Cash prizes and medals await the winners of different categories.

Tourino is headed by Armando Bautista, a veteran of various road bike tournaments across the country and abroad. He brings a wealth of experience in cycling tournament. Backing up his endeavor is Alta Productions, a wholly owned subsidiary of GMA Network, and ABJR Events and Talent Management Services. Together, they formed a formidable team in implementing this noble mission of bringing an exciting, competitive and continuous tournament across the country.