THE GIRONA CYCLING FESTIVAL 2018 – Sneak Peek Part 1

Not long to go now for the 5th edition of what is the best week of the year on a bike in Girona!

Congratulations if you have entered the festival, here is Part One of the sneak peek of SOME of what we have planned.

If you haven’t already entered, don’t worry, we have some places left. 

If you would like to upgrade the package you have booked to include more of the fantastic treats, just let us know, don’t hesitate, entries are limited! 

We’ve been working super hard to ensure that this year’s program is more jam packed than ever before. Here, in this first e-mail we reveal some of our partners and sponsors for the 2018 event and the surprises that they have in store:

 

the omnium

This year we have a new competition for Gold and Silver Pack entries: THE OMNIUM 

The Omnium is a points competition with points awarded for participating in each of the races during the week.
We are now super happy to announce the podium prices for the Omnium will be:

– 1st price: One Cannondale road bike for the winners of the male and the female categories.

– 2nd price: Is a pair of Caitlin Fielder fine art custome shoes.  

– 3rd price: is a 250€ voucher to spend in the  Bike Breaks Boutique. 

Only available for Gold and Silver entries.

AN EVENING WITH RORY SUTHERLAND

Friday 15th of June

An exclusive evening and drinks hosted by pro cyclist Rory Sutherland, with training and coaching tips and the unveiling of his new project Altura Grup.

Only available for Gold and Silver entries.

 

GIRONA FOOD TOURS

Tuesday 12th of June at 19:00h

One of the perks of being a gold pack member is you get to experience some unique activities in and around Girona. And this is one of them. Specially for the Girona Cycling Festival, Girona Food Tours has designed the ´gira d’aliments daurats´ the Golden Food Tour. This exclusively tour will take you past local vendors and have you tasting some great, local produce. Learn all about the world of ham, taste some typical Gironès dishes and enjoy local cava & wines. Not only great fun, but you´ll also learn more about Girona, its local food, local stories and local people. A great experience! For more information about Girona Food Tours you can visit their website.

Gold pack only.

CATALAN MEAL

Wednesday 13th of June at 20:30h

The Catalan Meal has been a big part of the Girona Cycling festival since its inception. It is the perfect evening out at one of our favourite, hand picked local restaurants, providing a proper Catalan dining experience.
Taste the delicious cuisine traditional to Catalonia and enjoy it over a glass of local wine with fellow festival participants and a unique chance to meet the organisers of the Festival.

Only available for Gold and Silver entries.

PRE-RACE PARTY

Friday 15th of June at 19:30h

For the Pre-Race Party we have been able to book local band Litus 3 who play in the Race Village on Friday evening.

Don’t miss a chance to relax before the big ride!

 

GRAVEL RIDE

Friday 15th of June at 10:00h from the Race Village

Our friends over at Gravet Sèries organisers of fantastic local gravel ride adventures. Have put together a 70km gravel ride specially for the Girona Cycling Festival. We have 25 places available for Gold and Silver Pack entries only, don’t miss out, join in!

Pre-registration required.

Gold and Silver pack only.

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