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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
Downhill Cycling
Mountain Bike
Urban Ride
Extreme Indoor Cycling
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Cycling as a Discipline

Long distance triathlon
Run & Bike
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Cycling as Training

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

Highlight of the month

Highlands Gran Fondo

Butler, New Jersey

The Highlands Gran Fondo showcases some of the best riding around. The route, which is located in such close proximity to the New York/New Jersey metropolitan area, will take you through three counties and two states. As the loop progresses so will the elevation, the gran loop will gain 8,000 vertical feet.


Challenge Family - The Championship

Samorin, Slovakia

The stunning x-bionic® sphere in Samorin, a small town on the Danube river with 800 years worth of history, will again welcome thousands of visitors from around the world and the highly regarded event will be an occasion for triathletes to enjoy, no matter the age or experience.


Challenge Family - Garmin Challenge Herning

Herning, Denmark

With up to 2.000 athletes and 35.000 spectators, Garmin Challenge Herning will be an intense experience. The race is an open race where both age groups, and elite alike, compete on the same course on the same time. This makes the race is the perfect opportunity for you to try to test your skills against the very best.


Choose your event

The Values

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

Sports Values
All criteria to be filled


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


The Active Encouragement of sport for all


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


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


Family first... always!


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


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

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