Ibérica Coast to Coast

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Pyrenees CTC 2020 Ride

Description

  • PIRINEO- CTC 2019 will cross the Pyrenees Mountains from west to east.
  • During 8 days of cycling, we will cover 604 miles, climbing more than 62.725 ft. between the Mediterranean coast in Tossa de Mar (Girona) and the Atlantic coast in spectacular San Sebastián, climbing the most famous passes in the Pyrenees and watch live two stages of the Tour de France 2019.
  • Total elevation gain of the ride equals 2 times the climb to Mt. Everest.

 

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Itinerary

02/07/2020
San Sebastián- Getaria- San Sebastián
03/07/2020
San Sebastián- St Jean Pied de Port. Passes: Ariztxulegui (2ª), Agiña (3ª), Ursumiatza (1ª) y Izpegi (2ª)
04/07/2020
St Jean- Laruns. Passes: Burdincurutxeta (1ª), Bagargi (2ª), Soulor (1ª) y Marie Blanque (1ª)
05/07/2020
Free day to watch the time trial of Tour de France in Pau
06/07/2020
Laruns- Bagneres de Bigorre. Passes: Aubisque (1ª), Soulor (3ª) y Tourmalet (1ª)
07/07/2020
Bagneres de Bigorre- Garos. Passes: Aspin (2ª), Val Louron (1ª), Peyresourde (2) y Portillon (1ª)
08/07/2020
Garós- Seu D'Urgell. Passes: Bonaigua (1ª) y Cantó (1ª)
09/07/2020
La Seu- Ribes de Freser. Passes: Col de la Trava (1ª), La Josa (2ª) y la Creueta (1º)
10/07/2020
Ribes de Freser- Tossa de Mar. Passes: Col de Jou (1ª) y Sentigosa (3ª)

Dates and Participants

  • DATES: July 2nd- 11th.
  • ENTRY DATES:  Application must be completed 60 days before the beginning of the ride
  • MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS: 25

Prices and applications

  • Cyclist: 1.690 €
  • Non cyclist Companion: 1.480 €
  • Single Room Supplement: 425 €
  •  Insurance Supplement: 70 €
  • Transport of bikes and cyclists to the start and from the finish to Madrid: 75€
  • Transport of bikes only: 20 € each way
  • Bike Rental: Cannondale Synapse: 300 €

  • The price includes:

9 days of  lodging in two, three or four star hotels

All meals included

Bilingual (English-Spanish) support crew members

Snacks on route

Support vehicles

Luggage transfer

Route book / daily cue sheets

Massage therapist

  • Price does not include:

Hotel and restaurant expenses not arranged by Iberica CTC

Massage therapy treatments

First and last day’s lunches (arrival and departure days)

Entry fees to events or monuments not arranged by Iberica CTC

Regulations

Pyrenees “Coast to Coast” is a multiday bicycle ride, not a race, that takes place on roads open to traffic. So, you will be kindly required to observe the following rules:

  • Respecting traffic rules in the country we are riding. The organisers of the ride won’t be held responsible for any penalties committed by the participants.
  • Wearing a helmet is required.
  • IbericaCTC is not responsable for any personal damages during the event. If you are not a member of the International Triatlon Union or International Cycling Union, you should pay IbericaCTC 70 € for the insurance coverage during the event.

Each rider should sign a waiver prior to the trip. (Riders' Waiver).

Travel details

  • Meeting place: Hotel Codina in San Sebastián.
  • Closest airports: San Sebastián, Vitoria and Bilbao.
  • Finishing place: Hotel URH Vila de Tossa in Tossa de Mar (Girona).
  • Closest airports: Girona and Barcelona

The first 8 cyclists to arrange transportation from Madrid to San Sebastián and from Tossa de Mar back to Madrid will be able to go in IBERICA CTC vehicles with an extra cost of 75 €. One way only: 40 €.

Participants opinions

Ana María Zapata
Medellín, Colombia

This trip was the perfect combination. Pasion for cycling, good friends, spectacular nature, and perfect logistics and organization. Thank you for making our holidays an unforgettable experience!!

Linda Kiehne
Flagstaff, AZ

On all three trips I have done with you, I had the best experience. Thank you for making me ride every single mile with a smile. I can't wait to ride with you again.