Pyrenees 2020

Featuring legendary climbs, hidden gems and empty roads, discover the raw beauty of the Pyrenees.

Date Range

August 30st- September 5th, 2020

Price

€1749 $1939 13699RMB

Characteristics

Total Distance

90% Complete

Total Elevation Gain

90% Complete

Elevation gain per classic stage

80% Complete

Time trial elevation

100% Complete

Steepness

100% Complete
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700km
430mi
Total Distance

total elevation gain

18000M+
59000ft
Total Elevation Gain

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3000M+
9900ft
Elevation gain per classic stage

time trial

1400M+
4500ft
Time trial elevation

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Very Hard
Steepness

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Course Profile

Pyrenees 2020 Course Profile

Course Map

Pyrenees 2020 Course Map

Why this event?

An authentic mountain experience

Embedded in the raw beauty and calm environment of the Pyrenees, the Haute Route Pyrenees will provide the challenge as well as the support to help you reach new heights. Revolving around Pau, the unprecedented course between France and Spain will feature legendary cols and some lesser known hidden gems. Guaranteed highlights of the week will be the ascent of the emblematic Col du Tourmalet, the time trial up the Col du Portet and the novel summit finish atop Col du Pourtalet.

Hidden beauty of an incredible region

You will get to enjoy the peaceful and narrow roads inaccessible to pro races, encounters with wild animals, appreciate this saw-toothed chain of peaks featuring some of France’s most pristine and untouched landscapes and discover the unique atmosphere for which the Pyrenees is world renowned amongst cyclists.

Simple logistics and premium services

Featuring just X different host towns, you will make the most of your riding, recovery time and rider services that are available on every Haute Route event. Following an incredible week of cycling, you will be able to unite as finishers and enjoy a stylish closing ceremony in the ballroom of the exquisite Palais Beaumont in Pau.

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A supportive athmosphere

Spend a full week surrounded by a diverse peloton of supportive and positive riders. Meet new friends and start lifelong relationships with athletes from more than 50 countries. Join our online community to connect with other men and women before, during, and after the event.

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How to get there

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Airport

The closest airports are Pau (PUF), Toulouse (TLS) and Bordeaux (BOD)

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Shuttle

Book the official shuttle from Toulouse Airport (TLS) and be dropped off at the Grand Depart Village

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Car

Drive from home or rent a car from you arrival airport/train station

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Bus

Take the train to Pau train station

Downloads

Download important documents for this event, like the official Roadbook.

Medical Certificate - Click to download

Rules and Regulations 2019 - Click to download

Map

Official Global Partners

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Official Continental Partners

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Host City Partners

Pau 2019 sponsor logo Communauté d’Agglomération de Pau sponsor logo Béarn sponsor logo Comité Départementale Pyrénées Atlantiques sponsor logo La Pierre Saint-Martin sponsor logo Bagnères-de-Luchon 2017 sponsor logo Argelès Gazost 2018 sponsor logo Vallées de Gavarnie sponsor logo