This is an example for the daily routine of the BIKE Transalp:
06:00 am to 07:30 am – breakfast in the camp
06:30 am to 07:30 am – bags of the hotel and camp guests are handed over
- Bags, hotel guests
The bags must be handed over at the hotel reception at the latest by 07:00 am.
- Bags, camp guests
Camp guests bring their bags directly at the collection point in front of the respective camp from 06:30 am to 07:30 am.
07:00 am to 08:30 am – Handing out the bikes
- The starting number of the participant-ID must be identical with the starting number of the bike or otherwise the bike will not be handed out. The small “issuance slip” given on the previous evening must be shown!
08:00 am – Beginning of the starting lineup
- Starting lineup
The lineup is 45 minutes before the official starting time, usually from 08:15 am on.
08:45 am – briefing about the daily stage
09:00 am – Stage start
- Starting times
The start is normally at 09:00 am.
- Starting blocks
On Sunday, the lineup is created according to the starting number! From the second stage on, the starting blocks are created according to the overall standings.
12:00 pm – Arrival of the fastest at the finishing line
- Arrival at the finishing line
The arrival at the finishing line is normally from 12:00 pm on. The maximal finishing time is normally around 06:00 pm. Under special circumstances such as, for instance, bad weather conditions, the maximal finishing time can be extended.
- Catering at the finishing line
All stage towns offer drinks and food for the stage participants at the finishing line.
- Finishing EXPO area
The EXPO area is directly in the starting area/finishing area of each stage town. All sponsors and partners of the event will present themselves here. Furthermore, there will be again an info stand near the BIKE-Mobiles. You can get here all the important information about the event such as, for instance, site maps, information about the infrastructure, the shuttles etc.
You will find a regularly updated results bulletin on the results board in the starting area/finishing area ca. 30 minutes after the first finish. A limited number of results lists can be picked up at the pasta party.
01:00 pm to 08:00 pm – Bike pick up
- The “issuance slip” must be kept for the handing out of the bikes on the next day.
05:00 pm – maximal finishing time
06:00 pm – Pasta party
07:00 pm – Award ceremony, stages briefing, images of the day
- Pasta party & award ceremony
At 06:00 pm the pasta party starts for all race participants. The topics during the pasta party are: address of welcome by representatives of the stage town, award ceremony for the best cyclists on the respective day, images of the day etc.
09:00 pm – end of the daily agenda