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The Northwest Bulgaria Bike Tour - 29 May 2021 (Saturday)

Join the first road bike tour in the Bulgarian northwest, on of the most beautiful places in the country

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5 distances for any cyclist

XS

km

13 km for kids and beginners – get down from Chiprovtsi to Mitrovtsi.

S

km

45 km with 430 meters of climb between the local villages

 

M

km

75 km with 720 m climb through the Chuprene biosphere reserve.

L

km

105 km with 1300 m climb and views of the Belogradchik rocks

XL

km

With 1600 m climb for experienced riders that want to experience it all.

What everyone gets

Medal

Insurance

Mechanic and “sweep” car that can help you if you’re left behind.

Free visit to Chiprovtsi history museum

Camping zone in Mitrovtsi Village.

Cotton t-shirt with event logo.

Stops

START

Start from the capital of carpets, uprisings and mining (from the past).

1

For the riders in the XL distance, first stop is on the wall of Ogosta dam near Montana, Bulgaria.

2

M, L and XL participants will pass trough Chuprene biosphere reserve and L and XL will check-in under the clock tower built in 1899.

3

L and XL – wonderful climb via the belogradchik rocks and steep descend via Oreshets village.

FINISH

Finish in Mitrovtsi village where you’ll be at the village fair with beer and brass band.

Awards

Winners

In every distance (without XS), winners will get:

  • Winner – 3 kilos of local rakia and 3 bottles of local wine
  • 2nd place – 2 bottles of rakia and 2 bottles of wine
  • 3rd place – 1 bottle rakia and 1 bottle of wine

Local hero

We’ll give one bottle of rakia and 1 bottle of wine to the first local participant (man or a woman) in each distance. They must have permanent address in one of the municipalities: Chiprovtsi, Chuprene, Belogradchik, Montana or Dimovo. Bring your ID as a proof.

Sights and accommodation

The Bulgarian north-west is not well known and this is one of the reasons we’re making this event.

We made a map with sights, route checkpoints and places to stay.

Prices for entry

Sign up

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

Partners

If you want to become a partner, get in touch.

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