General Information

BIKE Transalp powered by Sigma 2017

The most spectacular mountain bike stage race across the Alps!

Spectacular mountain bike trails, wonderful panorama, stunning passes, beautiful stage locations and participants from over 40 countries make this event a unique and unforgettable experience. Around 545 kilometer and more than 18.000 altitude meters are defeated in seven days. Pure adrenaline!

From July 16th to July 22nd 2017 approx. 1.000 mountain biker will start again at the BIKE Transalp powered by Sigma – the most impressive mountain bike stage race of the world!

In 2017, the participants have to overcome seven daily stages. The riders will ride through the breathtaking Alpine landscapes to Riva del Garda at the beautiful Lake Garda.

The most important facts in the overview:

  • July 16th, 2017 – July 22nd, 2017
  • Start of the registration: from October 11th, 2016
  • 20th Edition
  • Amateur team mountain bike race
  • 7 daily stages: Mayrhofen (A) – Brixen (I) – St. Vigil (I) – St. Christina (I) – Kaltern am See (I) - Trento (I) - Lavarone (I) – Riva del Garda (I)
  • 544,80 kilometers and 17.987 meters of altitude
  • Hotspots 2017: Pfitscherjoch, Plose-Trails , Trento Trails, Dosso del Sommo, Freeride Trails of Lavarone, Seiser Alm
  • approx. 1.000 participants from 40 nations
  • Professional event structure and organization with a team of 150 organizers and volunteers
  • Next to the normal starting place it is also possible to book hotel- and VIP packages

The BIKE Transalp is a „Must Have“ for every mountain bike fan. „Riding the BIKE Transalp once in a lifetime“ is for many an individual goal of life for which they must train and prepare themselves. Apart from the own sporty challenge, especially the fun, the fascination of the route and the team spirit are the main aspects.