Practical Info

Entry Fee

The Entry Fee for 2014 includes many benefits for all riders taking part, some of which are listed below:

• 1 complete set of Haute Route cycling kit
• 1 Haute Route travel bag with wheels (120 litres), transported from start to finish venue
• 1 Haute Route back pack (available near finish line for access prior to going to hotel)
• 1 small rubbish bag

• Presence of hundreds of marshals along the route
• Presence of motorcycle escorts for the peloton (1 for every 15/17 riders)
• Presence of security vehicles to escort the peloton (including a bus at the back)
• A professional medical team present at all times, during the racing and at the finish
• Mechanical support from Mavic both at each race village and along the route (not for repairing punctures)
• A source/shop of spare parts (impossible to stock all requirements)
• A live timing system for all 7 stages
• A personalised frame plate and 2 sets of race numbers
• Daily rankings (Solo, Team, and by age group and sex)
• Organisation of daily Awards Ceremony

• Pit stops and refreshment breaks (solid, liquid, energy products) during each stage
• A hot meal at the finish of each stage
• A drinks party at the time of the evening briefings
• A safety briefing at the end of each afternoon for the next day’s stage
• Access to arrival party at finish line
• Transportation of official travel bag from the start to finish of each stage
• Transportation of bike bag/cover from the event start to final finish line
• Official backpack (carrying personal needs for finish line, prior to getting back at hotel) available at the finish line of each stage
• Laundry service for 2 jerseys and 2 bib-shorts mid-week
• Massage service and recovery area at the finish of each stage*
• Access to a secure bike park at the finish of each stage
• Hot showers at the finish of each stage
• Access to a bike wash area at the finish of each stage

• A detailed Road Book of the race and each of the 7 stages (digital version)
• 2 copies of the Official Haute Route Magazine (English/French)
• Free download of the official iPhone / iPad App
• Videos produced daily (shown during the safety briefing each evening)
• Professional photographers will be present on several stages (pay on demand post event)
• A medal and/or souvenir for each rider arriving in Nice
• Personalised certificate of the race available to download

** Massages cannot be guaranteed for all riders, on every day – every other day would be a reasonable minimum expectation