Vélo Vert Festival à Villard-de-Lans

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Rando All-Mountain Randos d'Or  

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Fun times


On a playful, 40 km long loop, take in the best singletracks of Villard-de-Lans and Corrençon-en-Vercors, with more descending than ascending.


To make life easy the ride starts by taking the Côte 2000 Gondola (Télécabine).


Riding singletracks, freshly made trails winding through the trees, 4x4 through the forests and epic descents, the word of the day is fun!

INFORMATION


Depart: Friday 1st June 2018 - from 8.30 to 11.00 - Free start from the bottom of Télécabine Côte 2000


Start/finish point: Balcon Côte 2000 (next to the show)

Distance: 40,4 km

Height gain/loss: 1059 m of ascent and 1750m of descent

Time estimated for riders tearing down the trail: 3h

Time estimated for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down: 6h

Type of event: non-timed 40 km trail designed with fun and enjoyment in mind, and using an uplift.

Ideal bike: full suspension 100 to 140 mm

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Ages from: 14 years (minors should be accompanied by an adult)

Food and drink stops: 4 feed stations along the way

Time limit: TBC

Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, or Friday 1st June from 7 to 11am in the hall of the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) next to the show.




Race sponsored by: Randos d'Or  

Enduro Haibike Haibike  

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100% Pleasure - 100% Ride


Kicking off Vélo Vert Festival with a bang is the Enduro Haibike, reviving enduro racing in its original shape with a “rally” format where all uplifts are under your own pedal power.


Racers depart two by two every 20 seconds, in the order of your choice and with the rider of your choice.

INFORMATION


Challenge: The Enduro Haibike is part of the Challenge Festival (with the Chrono All-Mountain and the Massive Enduro).

Depart: Friday 1st June 2018 - 10.00

Start/Finish point: Show Podium (Balcon Côte 2000)

Podium: 5pm by the Show area

Number of special stages: 5

Distance: 30 km (Tracks in process of validation)

Height gain/loss: 1400m +/- (TBC)

Type of event: trails focused on descent, timed special stages and non-timed liaisons

Ideal bike: full suspension with 130 to 160 mm

Number of places: 350

Rules: coming soon

Categories:

Cadets (15-16 years) / Juniors (17-18 years) / Seniors (19-29 years) / Masters 1 (30-39 years) / Masters 2 (40-49 years) / Masters 3 (50 years +) / Women (15 years +) / Scratch

Food and drink stops: 5 feed stations along the way


Required equipment:

- During stages: CE certified helmet (3/4 or full face), long fingered gloves, knee pads and back protector or backpack with CE certified back protector

- During liaisons: CE certified helmet (3/4 or full face)


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, or Friday 1st June from 7 to 9.30am in the hall of the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) next to the show.



Race sponsored by: Haibike  

Enduro Electric Haibike Haibike  

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Electrify your day!


Give way to fun, excitement and discovery.

In a "rally" format, the Festival Enduro comes back to the very essence of MTB, keeping a fun, friendly spirit.


You can expect completely redesigned, unprecedented special stages, and departs two by two every 20 seconds, in the order of your choice and with the rider of your choice.


INFORMATION


Challenge: The Enduro Electric Haibike is part of the Challenge Electric (with the Chrono All-Mountain Electric and the Electric Race).

Depart: Friday 1st June 2018 - 10.05

Start/Finish point: Podium at the Show (Balcon Côte 2000)

E-bikes Control at the "information point" in the Salon near by the inscription at 9am.

Podium: 5pm close to the Show area

Number of special stages: 5

Distance: 30 km (Route in process of validation)

Height gain/loss: 1400m +/- (TBC)

Type of event: trails focused on descent, timed special stages and non-timed liaisons

Ideal bike: full suspension eBike with 130 to 160mm of travel

Number of places: 50

Rules: coming soon

Categories: Men (15 years +) / Women (15 years +)

Food & Drink stops: 5 feed stations along the way


Required equipment:

- During stages: CE certified helmet (3/4 or full face), long fingered gloves, knee pads and back protector or backpack with CE certified back protector

- During liaisons: CE certified helmet (3/4 or full face)


Important rule: the eBike used must conform with CE norms, the motor cannot exceed 250 watts and the assistance must cut at 25 km/h. Only pedal assist bikes are allowed, and assistance must cut when the rider stops pedalling. A start up assistance that does not require pedalling is authorised, but must not exceed 6 km/h. Any changing or recharging of the battery during the race is subject to penalties.  


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm and Friday 1st June from 7 to 9.30am in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Race sponsored by: Haibike  

Veloctambule Randos d'Or  

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Ride under the stars!


Unusual and spellbinding, the Veloctambule is an easy loop of 10 km to discover the Via Vercors under starlight.


On MTB or hybrid, take part in this special night time adventure full of surprises along the way!


INFORMATION


Depart: Friday 1st June 2018 - 9.30pm (Fixed time departure - Closes 30 minutes after this)

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Distance: 11 km

Height gain/loss: 100 m +/-

Type of event: night ride

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension with 100 to 130mm of travel

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Suitable from: 4 years (minors must be accompanied by an adult)

Food & Drink stops: 1 feed station


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Required equipment: CE certified lights front and rear, as well as clothing with reflective markings.


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm and Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.


Please contact the organisation in advance if picking up your registration the evening of the ride.


Certain exhibitors are offering lights on loan, these can be picked up at the Show from 3pm.  


Race sponsored by: Randos d'Or  

Mythic Chrono Merida UCI Merida  

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For lovers of a challenge, and real mountain riding, the Mythic Merida lives up to its name year after year.

The race for riders wanting to push their limits, getting MTB back to its roots on real mountain trails. With some of the greatest French and International XC Marathon riders lining up for the start, there’s no question about this course being technically and physically challenging. It’s even compared to some of the greatest trails in British Columbia! For racers looking for UCI points, the 2018 edition is a UCI Class 3 race.


INFORMATION


Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 8am (Fixed departure time - Closes 30 min after this)

Start/Finish point: Start from la plaine des Glovettes located on the top of the Salon - Balcon Côte 2000

Départ depuis la plaine des Glovettes située au dessus du Salon - Balcon Côte 2000

Podium: 16.30 close to the Show area

Label UCI: Class 3

Distance: 70,9 km

Height gain/loss: 2290m +/-

Estimated time for racers vying for the podium: 3h45

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down: 9h

Type of event: similar to an XC marathon. To ride this you will need endurance, technical riding skills and be able to manage your effort

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension with 100 to 120mm

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Categories:

Juniors (17-18 years) / Seniors (19-29 years) / Masters 1 (30-39 years) / Masters 2 (40-49 years) / Masters 3 (50 years +) / Women (17-39 years) / Masters Women (40 years +) / Scratch Men / Scratch Women

Food & Drink stops: 5 feed stations along the way

Timing cut off: will be announced shortly


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Required equipment: mobile telephone and ability to carry 800ml of water


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm and Saturday 2nd June from 7 to 7.45am in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Race sponsored by: Merida  

Mythic Rando Merida Merida  Randos d'Or  

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Take up the gauntlet

Mountain biking in the mountains: technical and challenging, the Mythic Merida is the queen stage of the Vélo Vert Festival.

70 km of breathtaking trail, technical singletracks, physical portions; passing through historic places and incredible panoramas. Are you tempted?

Take up the challenge of this event that’s compared to some of the best of British Columbia’s trails!

INFORMATION


Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 08.15 (Fixed departure time - Closes 30 min after this)

Start/Finish point: Start from la plaine des Glovettes located on the top of the Salon - Balcon Côte 2000

Distance: 70,8 km

Height gain/loss: 2290m +/-

Estimated time for riders tearing down the trail as fast as they can: 4h30

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down: 9h

Type of event: similar to an XC marathon. To ride this you will need endurance, technical riding skills and be able to manage your effort

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension with 100 to 120mm of travel

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Suitable from: 17 years (minors must be accompanied by an adult)

Food & Drink stops: 5 feed stations along the way

Timing cut off: will be announced shortly


Required equipment: helmet and gloves

Required equipment: mobile telephone and ability to carry 800ml of water

Needed for registration: Medical certificate not necessary

Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm and Saturday 2nd June from 7 to 8am in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Race sponsored by: Merida  Randos d'Or  

Chrono Mountain Electric Ekoï Ekoï  

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The best E-bike MTB challenge !

Little sister of the Mythic, the Chrono All-Mountain is a digest of the most beautiful trails of the Vercors.
Between single tracks, freshly drawn undergrowth, forest tracks, downhill anthology and physical portions, this new 40 km test can not seduce you.

INFORMATION


Challenge: The Cross-Mountain Electric Ekoï is part of the Challenge Electric (with the Enduro Electric Haibike and the Electric Race Lapierre)

Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 10.30 ( Fixed departure time - Closes 30 min after this)

E-bikes Control at the "information point" in the Salon near by the inscription at 9am.

Start/Finish point: Show (Balcon Côte 2000)

Podium: 16.30 close to the Show

Distance: 41,3 km

Height gain/loss: 1320 m +/-

Estimated time for anyone targeting the win: 1h45

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down: 5h

Type of event: eMTB event taking in the best of the mountains, the 40 km route alternates between technical sections and physically demanding sections on some of the greatest trails in the Vercors.

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension eBike with 100 to 130mm of travel

Number of places: 200

Rules: coming soon

Categories: Men (15 years +) / Women (15 years +)

Food & Drink stops: 4 feed stations

Timing cut off: will be announced shortly


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves

Important rule: the eBike used must conform with CE norms, the motor cannot exceed 250 watts and the assistance must cut at 25 km/h. Only pedal assist bikes are allowed, and assistance must cut when the rider stops pedalling. A start up assistance that does not require pedalling is authorised, but must not exceed 6 km/h. Any changing or recharging of the battery during the race is not allowed and subject to penalties.  

Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors

Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm and Saturday 2nd June from 7 to 9.30am in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.


Race sponsored by: Ekoï  

Chrono Mountain Ekoï Ekoï  

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Little sister of the Mythic Merida, the Cross-Mountain EkoÏ has packed the best of the Vercors trails into a shorter ride.

Between singletracks, freshly made trails in the woods, forest tracks, technical descents and physically demanding sections, this all new race of 40km has got everything to get you hooked….

INFORMATION


Challenge: The Cross-Mountain Ekoï is part of the Challenge Festival (with the Enduro and the Massive Enduro).

Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 10.45am ( Fixed departure time - signage taken down 30 min after this)

Start/Finish point: Show (Balcon Côte 2000)

Podium: 16.30 close to the Show

Distance: 41,3 km

Height gain/loss: 1320 m +/-  

Estimated time for anyone targeting the win: 2h15

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down: 6h

Type of event: MTB event taking in the best of the mountains, the 40 km route alternates between technical sections and physically demanding sections on some of the greatest trails in the Vercors.

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension with 100 to 130 mm

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Categories:

Cadets (15-16 years) / Juniors (17-18 years) / Seniors (19-29 years) / Masters 1 (30-39 years) / Masters 2 (40-49 years) / Masters 3 (50 years +) / Women (15-39 years) / Masters Women (40 years +) / Scratch Men / Scratch Women

Food & Drink stops: 4 feed stations

Timing cut off: will be announced shortly


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves

Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm and Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 9.30am in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.


Race sponsored by: Ekoï  

Family Challenge 4-6 years old

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The challenge for all the family

Share an amazing experience with your child, with a special Velo Vert flavoured MTB treasure hunt that everyone, big or small, can enjoy.

At the end of the challenge, every child receives a present!

INFORMATION

Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 11.00

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Distance: 2 km

Height gain/loss: 20 m

Type of event: outdoor treasure hunt for children

Ideal bike: rigid or hardtail

Number of places: 40

Rules: coming soon

Category: 4-6 years (the child should be accompanied by an adult)

Snack: supplied at Place de l'Ours

Required equipment: CE certified helmet


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors

Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm and Saturday 2nd June from 7 to 10am in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Family Challenge 7-10 years old

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The challenge for all the family

Share an amazing experience with your child, with a special Velo Vert flavoured MTB treasure hunt that everyone, big or small, can enjoy. 

At the end of the challenge, every child receives a present!


INFORMATION

Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 11.00

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Distance: 4 km

Height gain/loss: 45 m

Type of event: outdoor treasure hunt for children

Ideal bike: hardtail or fully rigid

Number of places: 40

Rules: coming soon

Category: 7-10 years (the child should be accompanied by an adult)

Snack: supplied at Place de l'Ours


Required equipment: CE certified helmet


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31 May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm and Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 10am in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Kids Race

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The champions of the future!

For this new edition, Vélo Vert Festival is giving tomorrow’s champions the chance to shine on a specially designed racetrack.  

On this fun loop, young riders can take part in a race with a festive atmosphere. It’s taking part that counts!

INFORMATION


Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 15.00

Start/Finish point: Village (Place de l'Ours)

Podium: 18.00 in the Village

Distance: different length tours for each category

Type of event: cross country style race for children

Ideal bike: hardtail or fully rigid

Number of places: 200

Rules: coming soon

Categories:

Poussins et Poussines (7-8 years girls/boys) / Pupilles Garçons et Filles (9-10 years girls/boys) / Benjamins et Benjamines (11-12 years girls/boys) / Minimes Garçons et Filles (13-14 years girls/boys)

Snack: supplied in the village


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and long fingered gloves


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm, Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 3pm in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.


Street Race

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Rule the roads


Stairs, back alleys, cobblestones, wooden features and passages across the ice rink, you’ll have a smashing time, and possibly a crashing time!


The objective is to complete, in relay with your partner, the maximum number of laps in the hour long race, with the final tour having both riders in order to cross the line together.


INFORMATION


Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 19.00

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Podium: 20.30 at Villard-de-Lans village

Distance: tour of 1 km, 1h of racing

Height gain/loss: 20 m +/- per lap

Type of event: relay in teams of 2 for 1 hour on a spectacular urban racetrack

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension with 100 to 130 mm of travel

Number of places: 120 (60 teams)

Rules: coming soon

Categories:

Junior (Duo Men 15-18 years) / Senior (Duo Men 19 years +) / Mixed team (Duo Man/Woman 15 years +) /

Womens team (Duo Women 15 years +) / Scratch

Food & Drink stop: Place de l'Ours


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and long fingered gloves


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm and Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 6pm in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Spanninga Night Ride Randos d'Or  Spanninga  

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Go over to the dark side!


With a route taking in singletracks and trails through the woods, riding at night has a very special feel to it, with unfamiliar noises and disconcerting feelings.

Let yourself get taken over by the magic of the darkness, that makes nature even more bewitching and the trails more enchanting. There will be surprises throughout the loop.


Will you keep your cool?

INFORMATION


Depart: Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 21.30 (Fixed departure time - Closes 30 min after this)

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Distance: 18,3 km

Height gain/loss: 550 m +/-

Type of event: night ride

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension with 100 to 130mm of travel

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Suitable from: 12 years (minors must be accompanied by an adult)

Food & Drink stops: 2 feed stations


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Required equipment: front and rear CE certified lighting, plus clothing with reflective materials.


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June and Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 7pm in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.


Please contact the organisation in advance if picking up your registration the evening of the ride.


Certain exhibitors are offering lights on loan, these can be picked up at the Show from 3pm.  


There’s a special present for the first 100 registrations!




Race sponsored by: Randos d'Or  Spanninga  

La Graveleuse Marin Marin Bikes  

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New from VVF 2018 !

Hairy legs or freshly shaven, drop handlebars or flat bars, slick or knobbly tyres, the Graveleuse Marin brings together riders of all shapes and sizes.

MTB, Gravel-bike, Cyclo-Cross, or hybrid, choose your steed, whichever you’ll get a kick out of riding...


Get ready for an exceptional route across the massif du Vercors, you’ll head out to bag summits on forgotten roads, 4x4 tracks and the incredible Via Vercors.

Go at your own pace, guided by your GPS, you simply need to check in at the various "check summit" points at different cols along the 80km long loop.

As a modern times adventurer, head out to conquer peaks, but also take advantage of the feed stations where you can sample big forkfuls of local specialities.

The main aim is a fun, enjoyable ride, but for anyone hot under the collar, the Graveleuse Marin has 2 timed segments, one on a climb (aie aie aie...) and the other on a descent (Youpi! Yahoo!).
An unusual, exciting experience aimed at all bike lovers, mountain lovers and cyclists curious to seek out summits, and enjoy riding, solo or with friends, some of the best trails in the Vercors.
It’s also a sporting challenge to confront with the steed of your choice. Endurance and technical ability will be put to the test!

INFORMATION


Depart: Sunday 3rd June 2018 - 08.30 (Fixed departure time - Closes 30 min after this)

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Podium: 15.00 at Villard-de-Lans village centre

Distance: 80 km

Height gain/loss: 1840 m +

Estimated time for the fastest riders: 3h30

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down: 8h

Type of event: fun adventure concentrating on discovering forgotten roads, 4x4 tracks and the via Vercors. Guided by a GPS embellished with 2 timed segments, one climbing and the other descending!

Ideal bike: gravel bike, cyclo-cross, rigid or hardtail MTB. Plan a mountain gear.

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Categories:

Juniors (17-18 years) / Seniors (19-29 years) / Masters 1 (30-39 years) / Masters 2 (40-49 years) / Masters 3 (50 years +) / Women (17 years +) / Scratch Men / Scratch Women

Food & Drink stops: 3 feed stations

Timing cut off: will be announced shortly


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Required equipment: mobile telephone and ability to carry 800 ml of water


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm and Saturday 2nd June from 7 to 7.45am in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.


Race sponsored by: Marin Bikes  

Massive Enduro Schwalbe  

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Let out the beasts!


For an intense ride on technical but fun tracks. Full of excitement and adrenaline. Riders qualify in the morning and go for the win in the afternoon with a mass start.


Are you tough enough?!

 

INFORMATION


Challenge: The Massive Enduro is part of the Challenge Festival (with the Enduro and the Chrono All-Mountain.

Depart: Sunday 3rd June 2018

Timings:

9.00 to 10.30 - qualification runs, leaving 2x2 every 20 seconds

14.30 - Race run with mass start

Start/Finish point: Top of Télécabine Côte 2000

Podium: 16.30 close to the Show area

Distance: 8 km

Height gain/loss: 760 m descent

Type of event: Enduro race, with qualification runs, then mass start race run for an 8km track that’s mostly downhill.

Ideal bike: full suspension with 130 to 160 mm travel

Number of places: 400

Rules: coming soon

Categories:

Cadets (15-16 years) / Juniors (17-18 years) / Seniors (19-29 years) / Masters 1 (30-39 years) / Masters 2 (40-49 years) / Masters 3 (50 years +) / Women (15 years +) / Scratch

Food & Drink stop: 1 feed station


Required equipment: CE certified full face helmet, long fingered gloves, knee pads, elbow pads and back protector or backpack with CE approved back protector.


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm, Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 7pm et Sunday 3rd June from 8 to 8.30am in the  Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.

 


Race sponsored by: Schwalbe  

Rando Electric Cube  Randos d'Or  

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Love at first sight in the Vercors!


The ride for gourmet lovers and eBike fiends!


The organisation have baked up a trail that’s designed around a cultural and gourmet theme, specially adapted for eBikes.

You’ll ride on an Olympic luge track, enjoy local delicacies and flavours...


The Rando Découverte Electric Cube is a heartstopper!


Get your taste buds ready to round off your weekend in the Vercors in style!

INFORMATION


Depart: Sunday 3rd June 2018 - 11.00

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Distance: 29,4 km

Height gain/loss: 820 m +/-

Estimated time for speedy riders and eaters: 3h

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down taking their time to savour the flavours: 6h

Type of event: 30 km eBike ride using the via Vercors, panoramic trails, singletracks and gourmet food stops

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension eBike with 100 to 130 mm travel

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Suitable from: 12 years (minors must be accompanied by an adult)

Food & Drink stops: 2 “feed stations” with local specialities


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm, Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 7pm and Sunday 3rd June from  8 to 10.30am in the  Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.


Race sponsored by: Cube  Randos d'Or  

Rando Découverte Cube Cube  Randos d'Or  

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Trails, views and local flavours...


The ride for gourmet lovers. The organisation have been busy in the kitchen and on the trails, to bake up a route that’s designed around a gourmet theme, to get your mouth watering with local flavours and end the weekend in style.

INFORMATION


Depart: Sunday 3rd June 2018 - 11.05

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Distance: 29,4 km

Height gain/loss: 820 m +/-

Estimated time for speedy riders and eaters: 3h00

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down taking their time to savour the flavours: 6h

Type of event: 30 km MTB ride using the via Vercors, panoramic trails, singletracks and gourmet food stops

Ideal bike: hardtail or full suspension with 100 to 130 mm travel

Number of places: 700

Rules: coming soon

Suitable from: 12 years (minors must be accompanied by an adult)

Food & Drink stops: 2 “feed stations” with local specialities


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm, Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 7pm et Sunday 3rd June from 8 to 10.30am in the  Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Race sponsored by: Cube  Randos d'Or  

Electric Race Lapierre Lapierre  

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There’s electricity in the air!


The Electric Race Lapierre offers a supercharged eBike race format to push the limits of man/woman and machine. A spectacular, fun, technical race route on the edge of the show for maximum spectators.


The most electrifying race of the weekend!

INFORMATION


Challenge: The Electric Race Lapierre is part of the Challenge Electric (with the Enduro Electric and the Chrono All-Mountain Electric)

Depart: Sunday 3rd June 2018 - 12.00

Start/Finish point: Show (Balcon Côte 2000)

Podium: 14.00 close to the Show area

Distance: 4,2 km long loop - 1h30 of racing

Height gain/loss: 200 m +/- per lap

Type of event: cross-country style eBike race over 1h

Ideal bike: full suspension or hardtail eBike with 100 to 140mm travel

Number of places: 80

Rules: coming soon

Categories: Men (15 years +) / Women (15 years +)

Food & Drink stop: 1 feed station


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Important rule: the eBike used must conform with CE norms, the motor cannot exceed 250 watts and the assistance must cut at 25 km/h. Only pedal assist bikes are allowed, and assistance must cut when the rider stops pedalling. A start up assistance that does not require pedalling is authorised, but must not exceed 6 km/h. Any changing or recharging of the battery during the race is banned and subject to penalties.  


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate confirming you can take part in cycle racing or a race licence (FFC/FSGT/Ufolep)

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm, Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 7pm et Sunday 3rd June from 8 to 11am in the  Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Race sponsored by: Lapierre  

Rando Famille Randos d'Or  

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A family ride


An accessible ride to do with friends and family.

An easy, fun loop, where you can enjoy the beautiful Vercors views, and time with your close ones, over this 15km long trail.


INFORMATION


Depart: Sunday 3rd June 2018 - 14.00 (Fixed departure time - Closes 30 min after this)

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Distance: 17 km

Height gain/loss: 190 m +/-

Estimated time for speedy riders: 1h30

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering down: 4h

Type of event: 15 km bike ride accessible to everyone

Ideal bike: hybrid, hardtail or full-suspension with 100 to 130mm travel

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Suitable from: 4 years (minors must be accompanied by an adult)

Food & Drink stops: one drinks station and one feed station


Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm, Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 7pm or Sunday 3rd June from 8am to 12pm in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.


Race sponsored by: Randos d'Or  

Rando Women Safe Randos d'Or  

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Pédalez ou marchez pour soutenir Women Safe, centre pionnier de prise en charge des femmes victimes de violences et mettez du pigment dans votre Festival pour vivre une expérience haute en couleurs tout au long du parcours avec trois zones "color" surprises animées par des jets de poudre colorée 100% naturelle  (lavable).


Les inscriptions de la Rando Women Safe seront reversées en totalité à l'Institut en Santé Génésique Women Safe. 


Race sponsored by: Randos d'Or  

Rando Color Randos d'Or  

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Colour your ride


Put some colour in your festival and take part in an unforgettable experience with three surprise "colour" zones along the route where jets of colourful powder will be fired at you. It’s 100% natural corn starch based, and washable. Colour zones can be avoided if you’re in a black mood... The jury will award the most colourful festival goers!

 

INFORMATION


Depart: Sunday 3rd June 2018 - 14.30 ( Fixed departure time - Signage comes down 30 min after)

Start/Finish point: Place de l'Ours (Villard-de-Lans village centre)

Distance: 17 km

Height gain/loss: 190 m +/-

Estimated time for the fastest: 1h30

Estimated time for anyone planning on enjoying the views and meandering along: 4h

Type of event: 17 km easy MTB ride with 3 colour zones (natural coloured powder fired at riders)!

Ideal bike: hybrid, hardtail or full-suspension with 100 to 130mm travel

Number of places: 500

Rules: coming soon

Suitable from: 4 years (minors must be accompanied by an adult)

Food & Drink stops: one drinks station and one feed station

Required equipment: CE certified helmet and gloves


Needed for registration:

1. Medical certificate not necessary

2. Parental authorisation obligatory for minors


Pick up your registration on Thursday 31st May from 2 to 7pm, Friday 1st June from 7am to 7pm, Saturday 2nd June from 7am to 7pm and Sunday 3rd June from 8am to 12pm in the Télécabine "Côte 2000" (Balcon) Hall close to the Show.



Race sponsored by: Randos d'Or  





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