The Alpine Challenge 2015 takes place from the 9th to 13th September 2015.
Early Bird entry to the Alpine Challenge 2015 opens on Wednesday 24 September 2014 at 14:00 (BST). Early Bird entries must be paid for in full at registration.
More places will then be made available on Thursday 25 September at 14:00 (BST). These places can be paid for in full or in instalments (deposit of €500 at entry followed by 7 equal monthly payments on the 25th of each month from November 2014 to June 2015, with no payment in December).
All rider packages, with the exception of Entry Only, include breakfast and dinner (excluding dinner on Stage 2). Flights are not included.
All payments will be made at the Euro Price. All sterling prices are indicative.
PACKAGES AVAILABLE (click on package for more information or see below)
A. Luxury lakeside hotel & spar
B. 3-star hotel offering studio apartments with kitchenette, close to old town
C. 3-star hotel close to old town
D. 2-star hotel in heart of old town
E. Entry only (ie no accommodation or hotel/airport transfers included)
More details each option below.
A. Les Trésoms Lake & Spa Resport. A 4 star luxury hotel and spa with amazing lake views and easy access to the old town and HotChillee start/finish village. The top tier package. For more information on the hotel, spa and facilities click here.
Option A1 Prestige - Luxury double room with balcony or bath with balneotherpy & lake view. Single Occupancy. £2,640 / €3,300
Option A2 Prestige - Luxury twin room with balcony or bath with balneotherpy & lake view. £1,920 / €2,400 each
Option A3 Prestige - Luxury double room with balcony or bath with balneotherpy & lake view, sharing with non ride partner. £2,920 / €3,650
Option A1 Priviledge - Double room with lake view. Single Occupancy. £2,395 / €2,995
Option A2 Priviledge - Twin room with lake view. £1,825 / €2,280 each
Option A3 Priviledge - Double room with lake view, sharing with non ride partner. £2,640/ €3,300
Option A1 Traditional - Double room with forest view. Single Occupancy. £1,995 / €2,495
Option A2 Traditional - Twin room with forest view. £1,660 / €2,075 each
Option A3 Traditional - Double room with forest view, sharing with non ride partner. £2,275/ €2,845
B. 3-star Hotel located near the heart of the pretty old town and 15 minutes walk from the lake and HotChillee start/finish village. These studios are spacious and offer excellent facilities with a small kichenette and desk area.
Option B2 - Twin Studio (double bed and single bed) sharing with another rider. £1,479 / €1,849 each
Option B3 - Double room, sharing with non ride partner. £1,745 / €2,095
C. 3-star Hotel located close to the heart of the town center and 15 minutes walk from the HotChillee start/finish village, old town and lake.
Option C1 - Single room, Single Occupancy. £1,735 / €2,165
Option C3 - Double room, sharing with non-riding partner. £1,960 / €2,450
D. 2-star Hotel in an exceptional location in the heart of the historic old town and within easy access to the HotChillee start/finish village and lake.
Option D1 - Single Room, Single Occupancy. £1,620 / €1,975
Option D3 - Double Room, sharing with non ride partner. £1,840 / €2,295
E. Entry Only (i.e. no accommodation or airport/hotel transfers)
If you wish to organise your own accommodation and meals this package will suit you. You will be responsible for arranging your airport transportation, accommodation, breakfast and evening meals. The package does include the finale celebrations and BBQ presentation and dinner on Saturday evening. £995 / €1,245
Payment in full
Deposit of €500 followed by 7 equal monthly instalments from November 2014 to June 2015 (not including December).
Sign On (9th September 2015)
Prologue & Stage 1 (10th September 2015)
Stage 2 (11th September 2015)
Stage 3 (12th September 2015
Rest Day (13th September 2015)
What's NOT included:
For information about entering a team in 2015 please email firstname.lastname@example.org
ALPINE CHALLENGE Group 3 - Ride Captain ReportTuesday 16th September 2014
We hit the timed section quite hard, with a good break by Mr Sigma himself, Ian Whittingham. He provided the carrot for the rest to chase. And chase they did.Read More ...
ALPINE CHALLENGE Group 4 - Ride Captain ReportMonday 15th September 2014
That was not the climbing done for the day but at least the steeper climbs that came later in the ride were not classified. The dynamic of the group altered slightly after lunch as we were joined by cycling royalty, Stephen Roche - at last, a fluent french speaker to chat to Severine and Denis!Read More ...