AROUND CZECHIA EVENT
Do you want to try the stage race with a full support team?
Do you want to experience the feeling of the Tour de France racer?
Are you excited about ultra cycling, but feel like giving it a trial first?
We have something special for you!!!
Nine full days of cycling and nothing else to worry about! Accommodation, food, basic service, equipment shipping – leave everything with us and just ride!
…1900 km of hard surface road cycling…
We will leave on May 7, 2021 from Vsetín in the morning, ride 9 stages along the Czech borders and return back to Vsetín on May 16, 2021 in the evening.
Maximum capacity is 20 people, 3 support cars, 2 refreshing stations on each stage (with fruit, water, energy drinks, buns, …), with the accommodation and dinner booked at the finish place with breakfast in the morning.
We will provide you with service racks and help you with the basic repairs. Spare wheels will be available for serious cases.
The collection car will take care of any dropouts if you cannot make the full journey or in a case of technical or health issues.
Think of it like a "semi racing" holiday all-inclusive!
! a special guest on the third stage will be Daniel Polman !
START AND FINISH:
Vsetín – Na Lapači ice-hockey stadium
The route leads on the A, B and C category roads along the Czech borders following the RACAS route. The route is approx. 1900 km long with around 25000 m elevation gain.
You can find more information about the route and stages HERE
Prices for the 2021 race year are as follows:
- 16900 CZK (until 31/3/2021)
- 17900 CZK (from 1/4/2021)
The event is for a maximum of 20 participants!
RULES AROUND CZECHIA
The start and the finish are in Vsetín.
The length is approx. 1900 km with an elevation gain of approx. 25000 m.
Stages are 180-230 km long.
Please note this is not a race as such, the goal of the event is to track the riding times of participants.
Stages – every racer will receive a gpx file with stage info prior to the event, the navigation system is up to the racer. We highly recommend securing a navigation system.
Racers must be over 18 years old at the time of the event.
The route leads on A, B, and C category roads. The route is set primarily for road bicycles.
The race is held under the regular traffic and each racer is obliged to follow the traffic rules.
Each racer must always wear a helmet plus reflective protection or flashers.
Support team – there will be several support cars serving refreshments and drinks for at least once at each stage of the route.
A support car with personal belongings will wait at the finish line for each racer.
Bicycle repair services – there will be several repair racks and a serviceman for basic repairs. Bicycle shop nearby to be used for more complicated issues (expenses to be paid by a racer).
In case of a mechanical or a health issue, a collect car will be at hand.
Accommodation and food – each racer is eligible for 8 nights pre-booked in bike friendly local hotels.
Each racer enters the race at their own risk and the organizer is not responsible for any injuries, damage or property loss. The event is held under the regular traffic and each racer must respect the traffic rules.