Learn & Ride

Haute Route events aren't just tough races to participate in, they're also an incredible challenge, a lifetime experience.

To help you get the most from your training time, wherever it is your first Haute Route or even if you’re used to it, you'll find everything here to guide you and reach new heights.

 Preparing an Haute Route: Wattbike’s top 10 tips

Preparing an Haute Route: Wattbike’s top 10 tips

The Haute Route Finisher, coach and former British criterium champion Dean Downing share his tips for Haute Route success.

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Why the pros practice their pedalling and you should too

Why the pros practice their pedalling and you should too

Learn from our friends at Wattbike about how to increase your pedalling efficiency and how it will improve your performance

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How to stay hydrated when training for an Haute Route 3-day event?

How to stay hydrated when training for an Haute Route 3-day event?

Staying hydrated is going to be crucial if you want to perform at your best during an Haute Route 3-day.

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How to get your hydration right when training for a 7-day Haute Route

How to get your hydration right when training for a 7-day Haute Route

Here’s how to get your hydration right during Haute Route Alps or Pyrenees from Precision Hydration, who help elite riders, including Team Sunweb, stay hydrated.

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How to stay hydrated when training for an Haute Route by Precision Hydration

How to stay hydrated when training for an Haute Route by Precision Hydration

Here’s how to get your hydration right training for the Haute Route, from Precision Hydration

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Tips for your bike from Mavic

Tips for your bike from Mavic

Check Mavic’s tips on mechanics and bike maintenance when it comes to racing hard in the mountains…

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10 Mistakes to Avoid When Training for a Multi-Day event

10 Mistakes to Avoid When Training for a Multi-Day event

Haute Route ambassador Aaron Borrill and cycling coach Jarred Salzwedel of Sci-ence2Sport talk through some of the common mistakes people make when training for multi-day events and how to avoid them.

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The recovery process by Mike Cotty

The recovery process by Mike Cotty

Get into the mindset of a continual recovery process

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