Basque Pursuit

500 Mile +

Basque Pursuit

Starts

24 Sep, 2:30 am

Ends

29 Sep, 11:30 am

Event Category

500 Mile +

Cost

NA

Race Website

NA

Support Type

NA

Distance (Miles)

1333

Avg. Temp

NA

Race Venue

Bagneres-de-Bigorre, Pyrenees

Location Map

Google Map

Closest Airport

NA

The Basque Pursuit starts and finishes in the heart of the Haute-Pyrenees. It will take you west to the Atlantic Coast and back. You will cycle many iconic climbs of the Tour de France such as Soulor, Aubisque, Marie-Blanque, La Pierre-St-Martin, Luz-Ardiden, Tourmalet (from the other side), and Col du Portet (the new Giant of the Pyrenees). You’ll discover many off-the-beaten-path climbs and routes all over France and Spain and dive deep into the colorful culture of the Basque Country.

About Race

Race Type 500 Mile +
Competition Type 500 Mile Series
Championship Type NA
Distance (miles) 1333
Average Temperature NA
Road Condition NA
Drafting NA
Support Type NA

About Registration

Mountain Revelation: A perfect challenge for Mountain lovers. Pyrenees Bikepacking event by a native expert guide.

 A spectacular landscape diversity from start to finish!

The Basque Pursuit starts and finishes in the heart of the Haute-Pyrenees. It will take you west to the Atlantic Coast and back.

You will cycle many iconic climbs of the Tour de France such as Soulor, Aubisque, Marie-Blanque, La Pierre-St-Martin, Luz-Ardiden, Tourmalet (from the other side), and Col du Portet (the new Giant of the Pyrenees). You’ll discover many off-the-beaten-path climbs and routes all over France and Spain and dive deep into the colorful culture of the Basque Country.

Choose between 3 loops:

  • Discovery: 500 km
  • Adventure: 1100 km
  • Hardcore: 1300 km

The Discovery loop was designed for people who would like to try the sport of bikepacking. The Adventure and Hardcore loops are for experienced bikepackers and ultra-cyclists.

Do you enjoy mountains, stunning scenery, adventure, ultra-cycling, and exploring your own limits? You will love the Basque Pursuit.


Registration Starts Monday, March 1, 2021 - 17:30
Participation Fee NA
WUCA Members Discount NA
Permitted Genders Male, Female, Unspecified
Permitted Ages 12-17, 18-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
Permitted Bicycle Types Road (multi-speed), Time-trial (multi-speed), Road (fixed single speed), Recumbent (multi-speed), Recumbent (trike), Tandem (same gender), Tandem (mixed gender), Elliptical, Hand-cycle, HPV (fairing or shell)
Event Liability Insurance Acquired NA
Athlete Performance Tracking NA
Safety regulations required (helmets, lights, brakes, etc.) NA
On-course support to disabled bikes or injured athletes (SAG, course marshals, etc.) NA
Local permits granted NA
Registration Support Email NA

Race Location

Bagneres-de-Bigorre (Pyrenees)
Bagneres-de-Bigorre, Pyrenees, France

About Organizer


Organiser Name Ultra-Bike Pursuit Series
Organiser Email NA
Organiser Phone NA
Organiser Website https://www.ultrabikepursuit.com/pyrenees-catalan-pursuit/

Connect


Phone no NA
Event Website https://www.ultrabikepursuit.com/pyrenees-catalan-pursuit/