At the hotel, before the stage
The event will use the same structures of the principal Algarve Tour teams.
Every morning the breakfast will take place at the same reserved area for the Pros, having access to some of their similar food offer. If you never had the chance to see, you will be amazed with the food the Pros can eat on their breakfast. For anyone who wants. European Breakfast will be at disposal as well.
After breakfast all Ride Across Algarve’s participants and bikes will be transported to Ride Across Algarve’s Vip Area in Volta ao Algarve’s start area.
At Volta ao Algarve's start and finish areas.
All participants will be able to chat and meet the pro cyclists, being inside the same restricted area, where the pros have their coffees and will do their Point Signature before the start.
Although part of the Ride Across Algarve stage has a different (shorter) course than the Volta ao algarve stage, the departure will be done with the Pros Symbolic departure.
The finish is also on the Volta ao Algarve arrival spot, before the pros to guarantee that it will be possible to assist the pros arrival (from the VA VIP Terrasse).
After the end of Volta ao Algarve stage, all Ride Across Algarve athlete's and bikes will be transported to the hotel, where they will again join with the Pros for bike maintenance and relaxing programs.
During the stages
The Ride Across Algarve Team provides you the full support with medical assistance, dynamic mechanical assistance, feed stations, sweep Wagon and security control.
In addition to the best roads and landscapes in the Algarve, you can also enjoy the taste of the competition on the timed sections duly marked in each stage and which allows you to fight you to fight for your classification in the Ride Across Algarve King and Queen time table.
On the pit stops (one or two on each stage) you can find all you need to refuel and complete the stage on the best way. Water, fruit juices, cola, energy drinks, fresh fruit, sandwiches, energy bars and local sweets are available for all on the feed stations.
After the stage, a recovery meal, fresh drinks and coffee will be waiting for you on the VIP Ride Across Algarve recovery area on the finish spot of the Volta ao Algarve.
At the hotel, after the stage
“After the battle”, you come back home with the Pros, for the best recover.
Leave your bike with our team of mechanics, while you are enjoying your massage or you are tasting a good Portuguese wine before the dinner. May be can be the opportunity to chat with one of the Pro-riders you can meet at the lounge área.
At dinner it will be time to refuel to the next day sharing the famous Portuguese gastronomy again with the Pro Cyclists.
The coffee will be served with the briefing with all the details for the next day.