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Northwest Bulgaria Bike tour - 25 May 2024 (Saturday)

Join a cycling adventure with beautiful nature and distances to challenge to any rider

Results 2024Routes

Race map

4 distances for any rider

S

km

45 km with 430 m climb in the local villages.

 

M

km

75 km with 720 m climb in the Chuprene natural reserve.

L

km

105 km with 1300 m climb via the famous Belogradchik rocks

XL

km

100 miles with 1800 climb to see it all and challenge yourself.

What you get

Finisher Medal

Insurance

Mechanic and sweeper car to help you

Transport from the finish line to the start

Camping zone in the village (near the finish line).

T-shirt or other merchandise with the event logo

The start number – your key to the Norhtwest

With your start number you’ll be able to visit the following attractions for free:

 

  • The Chiprovtsi history museum
  • Kaleto fortress in Belogradchik
  • Belogradchik art gallery
  • More spots and discounts from local producers (to be announced)

Stops

Start

Start from the capital of hand-made carpets and mining (from the past).

1

M, L and XL participants pass trough Chuprene reserve, and L and XL will pass trough the 1899 watch tower.

2

L and XL – lovely climb via the Belogradchik rocks and steep drop to Oreshets village.

FINISH

Finish in Mitrovsti village where the local annual meetup is held with brass band and local beer.

Awards

First finishers

For each distance, the winners will receive:

  • 1st – 3 liters local rakia and wine
  • 2nd – 2 liters local rakia and wine
  • 3rd – 1 liter local rakia and wine

NB: Only participants with licenses to UCI or the Bulgarian cycling federation are awarded. Time is kept for all

Local hero award

We’ll give special award to the first participants (man and woman) in every distance. They must have valid ID with address in the municipalities: Chiprovtsi, Chuprene, Belogradchik, Montana or Dimovo.

Sights and accommodation

We’ve created this race to acommodate everyone with the Bulgarian Northwest.

Check our map with Sights and places to stay

Registration fees

 

Super early bird

Till 14 January

69 BGN

 

Early

До 31 януари

89 лева

 

Standard

До 31 март

109 лева

 

Late

До 30 април

129 лева

 

Super late

Till 22 May

149 BGN

Sign up

Prices go up, as the race approaches. Hurry up! 

Partners

LOCAL SUPPORT

Organisers