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Cor de Catalunya Road Cycle Tour
2012 - 28th Edition

EASTERN PYRENEES - VOLCANIC ZONE OF GARROTXA


Dates:
Monday July 30th - Saturday August 4th 2012.

Accommodation is provided in the small village Joanetes, in the Garrotxa volcanic zone located at a few minutes' distance from Olot, the capital of the province.
The cycle tour includes 6 rides summing up to a distance of 429 miles (690 km) and featuring a total elevation gain of 39,370 feet (12,000 m). View stages
In the afternoons participants are welcome to enjoy the services of a physiotherapist, relax at the hotel`s swimming pool and participate in a variety of activities and tourist visits with special discounts for participants of the Cor de Catalunya Cycle Tour.
Stunning ports and beautiful vistas:
Coll de Boixeda, Coll de Bruguerés, Coll de Santigosa, Capsacosta, Vallter 2000, Rocacorba, Collfred, Canes and Bracons. Pedaling along quiet, paved country roads we will discover hidden away historic gems like the villages of Tavertet, Rupit, Oix Beget and Ogassa
On day 3, in the course of a 83 miles (134 km) ride we will climb the 6561 feet (2000 m) high Peak Espinal and pass the skiing station Vallter 2000.
The highlight of day four is the tour's second time trial going right to the top of the Rocacorba port. Enjoy amazing views on this a 8.5 miles (13.8 km) long ride against the clock that features some steep stretches and an elevation gain of 2890 feet (881 m).

Security measures:
All riders must hold a membership of the relevant Cycling Union or conclude a personal sports insurance, a service offered by Terra Diversions.
All riders must wear a cycling helmet at any time during the rides and commit themselves to observe the traffic rules.

Services included:
Accommodation from July 30th to August 3rd at the Vall de Bas Hotel****. Double room; breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
Six days road cycle tour guided by two motorbikes, two vans providing catering and a bike trailer.
Bus for afternoon activities.
Catering: Refreshments served during the cycling days.
Team cycling outfit Core de Catalunya: Short sleeve cycling jersey, cycling shorts and, cycling socks.
Booklet including information on the tour and the region.
Banquet on the final day of the tour on August 4th.

NOT Included:
Accommodation the nights before and after the tour.
Parking fees in Manresa.
Anything that does usually not form part of a hotel's full board services.

Dates 2012
Monday, July 30th:
Kick-off meeting in Manresa, starting point of the first stage, finishes in Joanetes.
Tuesday, July 31st to
Friday, August 3rd:
Cor de Catalunya Road Cycling Tour in La Garrotxa.
Saturday, August 4th:
After breakfast start of the last stage, finishes in Manresa.

Price: 890 €
The reservation will be confirmed upon receipt of the individual entry form and 250 € per person as deposit.
Payment of the remaining amount must be made 30 days before the start of the tour (before June 30th).
"Cancellation insurance available"
Optional:
  Cancellation insurance "Cancellation Plus".
If for any reason you can't take part in the tour, you get your money back. Price = 20.50€ (+ info)
  Travel and cancellation insurance "Adventure Plus".
Enjoy a week without worries. 24h support, cancellation and liability. Price = 34.50€ (+ info)

 
FOR FURTHER DETAILS
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Tel. +34 93 416 08 05 or USA number (415 935 8255)

 
 
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