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Challenge Family - CHALLENGE LISBOA

Lisboa, Portugal

CHALLENGELISBOA May 23rd 2020

Are you looking for a middle distance triathlon early in the season or do you want to combine a race with a family city trip to an iconic city?

CHALLENGELISBOA is a middle distance triathlon in one of the most beautiful capital cities in the world. The race has a completely traffic-free bike course, partly over the highways around the city, which is making it one of the fastest middle distance races in the world.

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Challenge Family - CHALLENGE GERAARDSBERGEN

Geraardsbergen, Belgium

CHALLENGEGERAARDSBERGEN – June 7th 2020

Do you want to race at one of the most iconic climbs of the cycling monuments?

CHALLENGEGERAARDSBERGEN is a middle distance triathlon with an amazing bike course, which includes the iconic ‘Muur van Geraardsbergen’.

For international visitors, Geraardsbergen offers plenty for athletes and their families. Geraardsbergen’s central position in Belgium makes a must-do trip to Bruges or Ghent a breeze. Of course you can’t leave the region before you have explored the endless range of Belgian beers, which also will be served after you finished your race.

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Offers

Save 10% when you register for any 2020 Gran Fondo National Series event with the code RoadtoHauteRoute10. Choose from 9 events throughout the United States.

Save 10% when you register for any 2020 Gran Fondo National Series event with the code RoadtoHauteRoute10. Choose from 9 events throughout the United States.

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15 Feb
2020

Challenge Family - Challenge Wanaka

Wanaka, New Zealand

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29 Mar
2020

Challenge Family - Challenge Salou

Salou, Spain

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26 Apr
2020

Challenge Family - Challenge Cancun

Cancun, Mexico

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26 Apr
2020

Gran Fondo National Series - Georgia

Helen, GA, Usa

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10 May
2020

Challenge Family - Challenge Riccione

Riccione, Italy

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07 Jun
2020

Gran Fondo National Series - Highlands

Butler, NJ, Usa

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21 Jun
2020

Challenge Family - Challenge HEP Heilbronn

Heilbronn, Germany

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28 Jun
2020

Gran Fondo National Series - Golden

Golden, CO, Usa

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10 Jul
2020

Gran Fondo National Series - Cache Grand Fondo

Logan, UT

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19 Jul
2020

Gran Fondo National Series - Asheville

Asheville, NC, Usa

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02 Aug
2020

Gran Fondo National Series - Boone

Boone, NC, Usa

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20 Sep
2020

Gran Fondo National Series - Maryland

Frederick, MD, Usa

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The Promise

When cycling helps you to improve your performance on all endurance events.

When endurance events become both a stepping stone and a training platform to reach new heights on the Haute Route.

The Structure

"Road to Haute Route" gathers endurance sport events in to three areas:

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Cycling Centric

Gran Fondo
Gravel
Downhill Cycling
Mountain Bike
Cyclo-cross
ZWIFT Rides
Urban Ride
Extreme Indoor Cycling
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Cycling as a Discipline

Long distance triathlon
Triathlon
Run & Bike
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Cycling as Training

Running
Ultra-distance & Marathons
Trail Running
Ultra-distance, Regular
Ski
Downhill, Mountaineering, Cross-Country
Others
Cycling used as a pre-season training (Tennis, Rugby, Soccer, F1...)

The Values

All events qualified for the "Road to Haute Route" programme are required to share theses sports values.

Sports Values
All criteria to be filled

Equality

All athletes, volunteers, employees, partners and supporters will be treated with the utmost respect and equality.

Inclusive

The Active Encouragement of sport for all

Experience

All events will be built as a sports tourism product; putting the athlete, supporter and community experience at the very heart of the event. Celebrate last as you would first; celebrate the event and the coming together as you would the race itself

Innovation

The events will lead the market in experience development ,athlete and supporter journey, commercial partnerships and technology integration.

Family

Family first... always!

Sustainability

Reduce the environmental impact at every opportunity. Invest in legacy projects around the event. Market and promote the industry to youth.

Community

Deliver community programmes to bring them as close to the event as posible, to deliver a local race on a global scale.

Our Partners

https://www.challenge-family.com/ https://www.granfondonationalseries.com/