How to Enter:

Alps 2017

It is time to get planning! On this page you will learn all about what takes to enter an Haute Route multi-day stage event across the Alps. There are a few important things to consider like pricing, accommodation, logistics and whether to ride in a team or solo. There are also some add-ons and promos to consider.

Our friendly support staff is always on hand to help guide you through these options. Contact us via the online chat or by phone at +41 21 641 43 99 for a quick answer.

Enter Now

Enter as an individual and join hundreds of riders from across the globe to live the cycling adventure of a lifetime. As the event is timed and ranked you will be part of the solo classifications.

Places will be reserved on a first come first served basis, with confirmation upon completion of the entry form and receipt of your payment via our online credit card payments system.

If riding a full week on the Haute Route is not enough of a challenge, you can also register for two or three full weeks.

As a Triple Crown rider you will compete in the three European Haute Route events in the same year and you will enjoy the benefit of up to €300 discount on your entry fee total.

You can also compete in two European Haute Route events in the same year and save €200.

Refer riders onto the 2017 European Haute Route events and pay less for your registration fee. For every brand new Haute Route rider you refer in 2017 we will reimburse €50 of your registration fee.

Entry Phases and Fees

ENTRY FEES 08/09/16 - 04/10/16 05/10/16 - 13/12/16 14/12/16 - 07/03/17 FROM 08/03/17
1 EVENT €1,400 €1,550 €1,650 €1,750
2 EVENTS €2,600 €2,900 €3,100 €3,300
3 EVENTS €3,900 €4,300 €4,700 €5,100

Rider's Pack

  • Complete cycling kit
  • Travel bag
  • Backpack
  • Detailed roadbook
  • Goodies from partners

On the road

  • Marshals
  • Motorcycle escorts
  • Security vehicles
  • Mavic mechanical support
  • Medical assistance
  • Live timing system
  • Feed stations

Post stage

  • Secure bike park
  • Bike wash area
  • Hot meal
  • Showers and massage
  • Daily ranking and awards
  • Safety briefings
  • Drinks party

Additional Services

  • Transportation of bike bag
  • Mid-week laundry service
  • Videos produced daily
  • Professional photos
  • Closing party

Accommodation

The Haute Route offers you various optional accommodation packages including breakfast and daily transportation of your travel bag.

If you would like to share your Haute Route experience with those closest to you, we are providing the opportunity for friends and family following the event to purchase any one of our accommodation packages.

The Haute Route team also offer a small number of bespoke ‘Excellence’ packages.

The Excellence package is a tailor-made package, available to both teams/corporate groups and individual riders. This package may include: 4* luxury accommodation, all breakfast and evening meals at hotels and restaurants, private coach, private physio, technical and bike assistance, and private transfers. The price depends on the options you’d like to book. For more information about this please contact us at [email protected]

4-star hotels package including some nights in 3-star and some in 5-star hotels
8 nights from 20/08 up to 27/08, including breakfast
Type of room: Single, Twin, Double

The closest standard hotels to the event village
8 nights from 20/08 up to 27/08, including breakfast
Type of room: Single, Twin, Double

​3-star hotels package including some nights in 2-star and some in 4-star hotels
8 nights from 20/08 up to 27/08, including breakfast​
Type of room: Single, Twin, Double

Group/shared accommodation (e.g. apartment, holiday centre, bungalow, gymnasium floor with temporary beds or nuclear shelter)
7 nights from 20/08 up to 26/08, including breakfast​

Accommodation fees

ACCOMMODATION FEES BUDGET STANDARD STANDARD EXPRESS PREMIUM
GROUP/SHARED €380 - - -
TWIN - €849 €1,149 €1,199
SINGLE - €1,249 €1,549 €1,999
DOUBLE - €1,699 €2,298 €2,399
Add-ons

Book direct with us and you can choose from our selection of 'Add-ons' to compliment your entry:

The Super-domestique package includes all the services in the Directeur Sportif package, with the addition of an Alpine Cols coach who will cycle by your side and provide coaching and support throughout the event. The support includes pacing and drafting as well as plenty of advice on race strategy and tactics, climbing, descending, riding in a group and nutrition/hydration. The coach will also provide mechanical assistance. Limited to 3 riders per coach.

The Alpine Cols Recovery Massage / Physiotherapy package ensures you a guaranteed 30-minute session, at pre-arranged times each evening, with a fully-qualified and experienced sports physiotherapist. Due to capacity constraints, the physiotherapy package is offered only as a complement to the Directeur Sportif or Super-domestique package. Limited to 10 riders.

Read more or contact Marvin: [email protected]

Prefer not to have to worry about bringing your bike to the race? This package will provide you with not only a 2017 Madone 9.5 Dura-Ace, Emonda SLR 8 Dura-Ace or Domane SL7 Di2 but also a daily cleaning and service of the bike. If needed, people from FBR will replace defective parts. Note that a stand we be set up directly in the finish village. There are restricting numbers on this package so grab a spot now!

For more information and bookings, click here or contact Michelle: [email protected]

Please note that we do not allow transfer of entry or accommodation to another rider, to another event or to the following year. There will be no refunds from the organisation. We strongly advise each rider to procure his or her own individual cancellation insurance, as they would travel insurance.

Please find here suggestions to procure your own insurance.

Other ways to enter

Join the Team Type 1 team and be entitled to a number of unique benefits and fundraising incentives that could include a full reimbursement of your hotel accommodations, Haute Route entry fee and much more.

The Team Type 1 Foundation, our official charity partner, fight to reduce the disparities in diabetes care around the world. Read more.

In addition to your Haute Route entry and your accommodation, the tour operators offering a variety of Haute Route packages include many benefits and optional additional services. Read More