The beach of Monte Gordo received, this Tuesday, October 4th, the arrival of 7th edition of ‘Portugal de Lés-a-Lés Off Road 2022‘. The initiative started on the 1st, in Mirandela, passed through Tábua and Arronches, and ended on municipality of Vila Real de Santo Antónioin an adventure designed between the extreme north and south of the country, off-road.
The event brought together about 400 motorcyclists who were received by the vice president of the VRSA City Council, Ricardo Cipriano. Next to the goal, with a route along the Monte Gordo waterfront, the mayor welcomed all the participants and thanked the organization for having chosen Monte Gordo to end the trip.
O ‘Portugal de Lés-a-Lés Off Road’ is an annual motorcycle event, since 2015, it combines physical resistance and the enormous adventure with the tourist aspect, with the aim of crossing Portugal from end to end on dirt roads, contemplating that landscapes and places of splendor.
With the Motorcycling Federation of Portugal (FMP), this was once the adventure lovers for a chance of destiny journeyci will aim for ‘bad’ four-day journey from Portugal (FMP), this was a four-day journey and whose bikes were their intense journeys all day from end to end, on off-road surfaces, in 3 stages of about 300 kilometres.
Side by side with the adventure of the 7th ‘Portugal de Lés-a-Lés Out of the road‘, solidarity led to a series of autonomous trees from motorcycle schools, Tábuas Real de Escolas de Santo António.
This is the 4th edition of the Awareness Campaign Reforest Portugal from Lés-a-Léswhich aims to raise awareness of careful reforestation of the national forest, using trees of native species.
In the municipality of Vila Real de Santo António, the following schools were planted with trees: Escola de Santo António (50 cypresses), Escola de Monte Gordo (6 pine trees) and Escola Manuel Cabanas (3 pine trees). The initiative took place with the presence of the vice president of CM VRSA, Ricardo Cipriano, and the councilor responsible for education, Conceição Pires.