The pinnacle of mountain biking, Megavalanche is the biggest downhill bike racein the world and superlatives all yhe way, 1400 participants, 20 nations are represented, 3 days of training and racing with over 4000 meters of competitive descent.
Megavalanche MTB Race
Megavalanche MTB Race (1)
Megavalanche MTB Race (2)

Description: Megavalanche MTB Race

For those who would still ignore it, the Megavalanche Alpe d’Huez is one of the most famous and not-to-be missed DH marathon race. Since 1995, each year, thousands of riders take the departure from the famous “Pic Blanc” ; this this in every weather condition ! Its Mass Start at 3330 meters high on the glacier and its finish line in Allemond, 2600 meters down, makes this DH Marathon race the longest and craziest race in the world !

Program:
Saturday, July the 11th
Mega Ladies, Challenger & Affinity 1

09:00am : Start E-Bike serie by Moustache
09:15am : Start MEGA LADIES
09:30am : Start MEGA CHALLENGER (from the 39th till the 77th) or 342 riders.
From 09:45am : Affinity 1 – Start upon arrivals.
10:30am : Glacier closing
10:30am /14:30am : Finish in Allemond and Buffet offert.
Award Ceremony – Palais des Sports – Alpe d’Huez
Sunday, July the 12th
MEGAVALANCHE, Mega Amateurs & Mega Affinity 2

Start from Pic Blanc (3.300m) – Arrival (Allemond 850m)
Lift pass compulsory – From 6am Boarding at the DMC by letter order
09:00am : Start MEGAVALANCHE from 1st to 35th of each qualification wave.
10:00am : Start MEGA AMATEURS from 71th to 94th of each qualification wave
From 10.15am : MEGA AFFINITY 2 114th to 130th of each qualification wave
Affinity riders can ride with their friends on the Megavalanche Tracks – start further the gondolas arrivals. Ranking on arrival. Don’t forget to swipe at the start.
10.30am : Glacier closing
10.30am – 1pm : Finish in Allemond – Picnic offered by Allemond & Alpe d’Huez.
11.30am Award Ceremony MEGAVALANCHE, MEGA AMATEUR in Allemond.

09:00am : Start MEGAVALANCHE from 1st to 35th of each qualification wave.
09:30am : Start MEGA AMATEURS from 71th to 94th of each qualification wave.
09:45am : Start MEGA Affinity 2- Start upon arrivals.
10:30am : Glacier closing
10:30am/ 2:30pm : Arrival in Allemond and free Buffet – Award Ceremony

Customers and groups

  1. Mountain bikers
  2. For experts / practiced

Topic(s)

  1. Cycle sports
  2. Mountain biking

Opening periods

From Saturday 11 to Sunday 12 July 2020.

Prices

Free access.

Location

Megavalanche MTB Race
Allemond