June 6th/7th 2012
This amazing feat sees Dutch cyclists take on the 21 bends of Alpe d’Huez no less than 6 times – all with the aim of raising over €20 million for cancer research. Now in its 7th year, around 12,000 cyclists are expected to take part this June
7 July 2012
Bourg-d’Oisans - Alpe-d’Huez
La Marmotte is a race for truly passionate, dedicated cyclists who take on the challenge of over 174km and with a 5000m height gain. It is open to all enthusiasts and is the 8th and most difficult stage in a series of exceptional cycling challenges that are held throughout France over the summer. It takes in several amazing passes......the Croix de Fer, Telegraphe, Galibier, Lautaret, the 21 bends of Alpe d’Huez......need we say more!
Alpe d’Huez Duathlon & Triathlon
Competitors push themselves to the limit in these high-altitude events. With a series of events taking place from July 22nd-26th 2012, there is something for every willing body...even a children’s triathlon! Are you brave enough to take on the legendary 21 bends?
Granfondo Les 2 Alpes
25-26 August 2012
Les 2 Alpes
Cycling race open to all on the beautifull Oisans and Valbonnais roads.