22 - 23 & 24.07.2022

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Official webpage of the Ride For The Cure in the French Vosges.

The Ride for The Cure is a three-day bike ride through the most beautiful spots of the Vosges.
The 2nd edition will take place on 22 - 23 & 24/07/2022.
The ride support Think Pink, which fights breast cancer.
Every day, you will discover a new part of the Vosges. Three days of cycling with extensive supply stations!

Max 250 cyclists covering between 50 and 125 km daily. You'll all start together !

You prefer to participate for free by collecting €300,00 for Think Pink? Register here on the website of Think Pink !

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Course, startlocations, aid stations and time limits 2021

Every day, the" Ride for the Cure" peloton (250 cyclists) starts together. The courses are not marked, participants need to follow the gpx files. It is the cyclists' responsibility to choose which distance you will ride that day. The choice of distance is free and should not be communicated in advance. There will be a support vehicle and the distances above 60km will all have at least one supply.

We will create a Strava group, so the competitive cyclists among you can measure themselves against each other :-)

  • Day 1 : 110km - 2720m+ or 82km - 2103m+

    • Start is at Ferme Auberge du Gashney.
    • Click here for the Google Maps link.
    • 1 aid station
    110km - 2720m+

    82km - 2103m+

    • Day 2 : 88km - 1795m+ or 51km - 1120m+

      • Start is at Hotel Wolf in Le Markstein. 
      • Click here for the Google Maps link.
      • 1 aid station
      88km - 1795m+

      51km - 1120m+

      • Day 3 - 125km - 2603m+, 100km - 2173m+ or 63km - 1347m+

        • Start is at Hotel Wolf in Le Markstein. 
        • Click here for the Google Maps link.
        • 2 aid stations.
        125km - 2603m+

        100km - 2173m+

        63km - 1347m+

        Practical information 2021

        • Address - How To Get There - Parking

          There are different startlocations for the Walk for The Cure. Take a look in the tab "Parcours" for the different startlocation and the links to Google Maps.

          In this tab you'll also find the locations of the aid stations and other informations.

        • Program

          - Can be modified due to the current situation - 

          Friday 30.07.2021

          08.00 - 09.00 Race office open, pick-up bib numbers
          09.00: Start stage 1
          13.30: End day 1

          Saturday 31.07.2021

          09.30: Start stage 2
          18.00: End day 2

          Sunday 01.08.2021

          08.30: Start stage 3
          11.00 - 15.00: Pasta Party!
          15.00: End Ride For The Cure

        • Pick up steering numbers

          Steering numbers are not sent in advance and can only be collected from the race secretary on the day of the race. You will receive your number by email a few days before the event and you can also view it on the list of participants that comes online at the same time as the mailing.

          You will receive all extras you ordered together with your steering number. It is possible to pick up the numbers of your family and/or friends.

        • Change name, distance and / or cancel

          Changing your distance, buying a T-shirt, adapting your data and even canceling it can ONLY be done through your SQM Time account. So you do this all by yourself!

          After you have logged in, search for the relevant order and change the details. If your new data results in a lower cost price, your account will be credited and you can use that amount for another registration. If your new information leads to a higher registration price, you still have to pay that amount to complete the change.

          If you wish to cancel, your account will be credited in accordance with our cancellation conditions. You can then spend this amount on another registration later.

          Attention: Please check the conditions of the organizer to find out until when  you can cancel and how much your account will be credited !

        • Showers - Dressing rooms - Bags drop-off

          There are no changing rooms.

          There are showers at Auberge du Steinlebach, in Le Markstein. The showers are for free.

          The Auberge du Steinlebach is here.

          Attention: If your shoes aren't clean, you can't enter the auberge du Steinlebach. Think about the other participants who also wants to change clothes in a clean room. Wash your shoes before you enter!

          You can hand in your sports bag at the 'storage of sports bags' stand.
          Make sure you bring a well-closing bag because loose pieces or open bags are not accepted.
          Your bag will receive a number, which will also be noted on the back of your steering number. You will not get your bag back without a steering number!

        • Insurance physical accidents

          By default you are NOT insured through the organization for physical injuries during the race.

        • Organisation

          Sportevents, bvba.

          This event is part of the  Sportevents Cyclingseries.

        • Where to stay?

          Looking for a nice place to stay?

          1. Hotel Wolf, Le Markstein.

          At 50m of one of the startlocations !

          For booking, contact them by

          • e-mail: hotelwolf@aol.com 
          • telephone: +33 3 89 82 64 36 

          2. Auberge du Steinlebach.

          1km from one of the startlocations and this place is one of the aid stations! 

          For booking, contact them by

          • telephone: +33 3 89 82 61 87 

        Race information

        • Start procedure

          There is a group start under at the arch. 

          There is no timing and therefore no classification.

          A Strava group will be set up where a Strava ranking will be visible for certain climbs. Information about this will be published later.
          You can choose which distance you want to cover on the day of the ride.
        • Aid stations / No plastic cups

          AID STATIONS

          There are multiple aid stations during the race. The exact locations are indicated on the course map (see the "course" tab). The supplies have standard water, salty snacks, cake, candy, ... Attention! There are no plastic cups at the aid stations, so you have to bring your own drinking cup or bottle.


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