7.30 am: collection of the plaques at the top of the Ballon d’Alsace: https://goo.gl/maps/XnqXKq8MrCVyEDXx8
Please respect the timetable below to avoid traffic jam:
8:05: first start under the arch, depending on your number plate
1: 30 pm : first arrival in Bussang. Give back your timing chip then you’ll get a Bike-Components package as a gift and a Dirtlej pair of socks.
3:30 pm: last arrival
2 pm and 3 pm : shuttle bus
Due to water restrictions, we are not allowed the provide a bike wash.
4 pm: podium
RACE: 4 timed stages for adults (15 years and older): cadet, junior, senior, lady, ebike, master 40 and master 50 categories
35Km and 1300 meters of positive altitude difference
Domaine de Champé : https://domaine-de-champe.fr/
l’Auberge de La Bouloie https://www.hotel-labouloie-bussang.com/
l’Auberge Alsacienne https://www.auberge-alsacienne.fr/
Vosges Nature et VTT et Bussang événements.
Please check your information and come with your MTB license or medical form (dated less than one year) in order to pick up your number plate. We won’t change numbers anymore: thanks for your understanding!
The start will take place in Ballon d’Alsace. As it’s a natural reserve please park only on the dedicated parking lot called ‘”les démineurs” next to the “maison d’accueil”. It’s not possible de park along the road anymore. Please respect it as the authorities will check up on sunday morning.
For picking up your plate and timing chip, don’t forget to show your mtb license or a medical form (written by your doctor in your native language) that proves you are able to race a moutain event dated than less 6 months. It’s the french rules to take part of a sport event! Thanks for your understanding!