The official cycling organization in France, first in 1869, the 120 km distance. Championship first male world road race held in Chicago special (1893), on asphalt in Copenhagen (1921), women (1958), Vietnam Field (1950).
Cycling sports included in the Olympic program since 1896. Bike Race Association International (UIC) established in 1900, has 120 member countries (1985), including Bike Racing Federation International Amateur (FIAC) and the Confederation of Professional Bicycle Racing International (FICP .)
Bike race through the First Indochina (1936), with 4,000 kilometers of track, 25 races divided. Race across Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City - Hanoi, 1985) 1,720 km long. National Championship first held in Quang Nam - Da Nang (1986) with distance 100 km and 180 km teammates individuals.