Crossing Portugal in 8 days, north to south; finishing in Sagres - the southern west point of Europe; 900 km of off-road racing across forest tracks, gravel roads and steep single tracks on clifftops.
Racing from hotel door to hotel door, overnight stays in the best hotels in the region, excellent food and relaxed atmosphere all around.
No signs, ribbons or arrows to indicate the way. Intuitive flawless GPS guiding. You can never get lost and you are always sure you are following the right race track.
An innovative way of racing where each participant follows a virtual marked track on the screen of his GPS receiver.
Always racing across very isolated and peaceful landscape and in self sufficiency, no aid stations and all external support is forbidden
Staged in-line race; one stage a day; one category only classifying racers individually; allowances for age and gender
Fabulous prizes: 1st prize 2 350 Euros (total prize money 5000€)
Each participant gets free t-shirts, a certificate, the full route GPS tracks and an online gallery of photos he can download.
Special racing jerseys for all Finishers.
Special prices for participants on the acquisition of Garmin GPS receivers.
Shortest stage - 85km; longest stage - 190km; average stage - 112,5km; a total of 16.000m Vertical climbing.
(update october 30th) We already have about 100 registered athletes and there are just a few vacancies available.