Pyrenees 2018

Pau - Béarn

18th to 24th August 2018

770km, 20,000m D+

7-Day Event

Featuring legendary climbs and hidden gems, discover the raw beauty of this mountain range.

18th to 24th August 2018

770km, 20,000m D+

Discover narrow roads, wild country and steep climbs on the Haute Route Pyrenees. Serving up a good helping of the best of the Pyrenees, this 7-day event is a challenge designed for cycling enthusiasts from across the globe.

The Haute Route Pyrenees is the most rustic and naturally beautiful Haute Route event boasting spectacular scenery and a rich small-town backdrop at one with local culture.The sixth edition will both start and finish in Pau, whilst also visiting a number of host towns throughout the week, allowing you to discover the raw beauty of this mountain range.

Climbs like the magnificent Col du Tourmalet often act as the centerpiece and the highest point of the week, but there are plenty of other climbs on quiet roads, surrounded by wildlife and unspoiled terrain, which showcase the Pyrenees at their best.

In keeping with the Haute Route proposition, you will be privy to the unrivalled level of both on and off the bike that makes the Haute Route such a unique experience. Living and riding like a professional for a full week, you will get to benefit from a host of services including mechanical support, massages, luggage transport, briefings, road security and much more.

Whether you are looking to compete, to enjoy a momentous week in one of Europe’s most iconic and beautiful cycling regions or simply aiming to get this epic challenge ticked off, the Haute Route Pyrenees will be a week to remember.

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

Pyrenees 2018 Stages

Partners

Main Partners

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Official Timekeeper

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Host City Partners

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Official Charity

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