Programme | Ride Across Algarve Cycling Challenge
Programme
5 DAYS STARTING TUESDAY TILL SUNDAY

TUESDAY

16.02.2021

 

FARO AIRPORT

5.00 pm – Athletes' reception. Athletes, luggage and bicycles transfer to the hotel

5:30 pm – Transfer departure from the airport to the Official Hotel

Participants who arrive earlier or later than this hour at Faro Airport, and may want to travel to the official hotel on a personal transfer may contact Ride Across Algarve's organisation.  

 

OFFICIAL HOTEL

6:00 pm – Check in / Registration Office

7:30 pm – Dinner

9:00 pm - Briefing

 


 

WEDNESDAY TO FRIDAY

17.02.2021 - 20.02.2021

 

OFFICIAL HOTEL

08:00 am – Breakfast

09:30 am – Departure of the athlete’s and bikes transfer for the stage of the day start zone

 

VIP ZONE AT VOLTA AO ALGARVE DAY'S STAGE START AREA

10:00 am – Arriving of the transfer

10:00 am – 11:00 am – Preparation for Ride Across Algarve's stage of the day

11:00 am – Start for the Ride Across Algarve stage of the day

 

VIP ZONE AT VOLTA AO ALGARVE DAY'S STAGE FINISH AREA

03:30 pm – Arriving of the first Ride Across Algarve athletes

03:30 pm – 04:30 pm – Recovery meal, coffee and drinks at the Ride Across Algarve Vip Zone

04:00 pm – Arriving of the last Ride Across Algarve athletes

04:45 pm – Watch the arrival of Volta ao Algarve stage of the day (Vip Terrasse)

05:15 pm – Departure of the athletes and bikes transfer to the Official Hotel

 

OFFICIAL HOTEL

05:45 pm – Transfer arrival

06:00 pm – 07:30 pm – Massage and recovery

07:30 pm – Dinner

09:00 pm - Briefing

 


 

SATURDAY

20.02.2021

 

RIDE ACROSS PORTUGAL'S LAST STAGE

Same program as the other Stage days, except for dinner at the Official Hotel.

 

OFFICIAL HOTEL

07:30 pm – Ride Across Algarve Special Dinner

09:00 pm – Ride Across Algarve Trophies ceremony

 


 

SUNDAY

21.02.2021

 

OFFICIAL HOTEL

06:00 am - Breakfast

07:30 am – Departure of the athlete’s and bikes transfer to the Algarve Granfondo start area.

 

VIP ZONE AT ALGARVE GRANFONDO START AND  FINISH AREA

08:00 am – Arriving of the RAA athletes and bikes transfer

08:00 am – 08:45 am – Preparation for the Algarve Granfondo (RAA Vip Zone)

09:00 am – Start of Algarve Granfondo

11:30 am – Arrival of the first athletes of Medifondo distance

11:30 am – 02:00 pm – Recovery massage  (20 minutes for each participant)

01:00 pm – Arrival of the first athletes of Granfondo distance

01:00 pm – 02:30 pm – Recovery meal and trophies ceremony of Algarve Granfondo

03:00 pm - Departure of the athlete’s and bikes transfer back to the oficial hotel.

 

OFFICIAL HOTEL

03:30 pm – Arrival of the transfer

04:00 pm – 06:00 pm – Shower and luggage and bike packing

06:00 pm – Athletes, luggage and and bikes transfer departure to Faro Airport*

* - Athletes who may want this transfer later at Sunday or Monday (for those who prefer to stay one extra night – until Monday), may contact the Ride Across Algarve organisation.