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20th to 23rd June 2013
Guaranteed entry into the 2013 Quebrantahuesos is now available with a travel package through Sports Tours International. Book your place now for the 2013 Quebrantahuesos which takes place on the 22nd of June 2013.
The Chainreactioncycles.com Quebrantahuesos or “la quebranta”, as this granfondo or cyclosportive is commonly called takes place the third Saturday of June in the Pyrenees, starting from and finishing in Sabiñánigo. This is a relatively long and hard cyclo-sportive in the Spanish and French Pyrenees.
The race distance is 205km and there will be 3500 metres of vertical ascent on the menu.
The route will take you over the following three main climbs:
Usually direct entry into this event is not possible as you have to try and get in through a lottery. At Sports Tours International we can now offer you the 2 following entry options to take part in this event:
Our travel package includes guaranteed entry plus transport to and from Barcelona airport plus hotel accommodation near the start and finish in Sabinanigo.
The Gran Hotel in Jaca is a comfortable 3 star hotel with good facilities like an on site restaurant, free WIFI in public areas, an outdoor swimming pool, bike storage, parking and air conditioning.
This hotel is 17km away from Sabinanigo, the location of the start and finish. We will ride downhill to the start and we will run shuttle services back to the hotel after the event finish.
Thursday 20 June:
The airport transfer from Barcelona airport to Sabinanigo is included in the price of the travel package but you can choose to make your own arrangements and come and meet us at the hotel if you wish. Should you do this, please let us know so we are not waiting for you at the airport.
On arrival at the 3 star Grand Hotel in Jaca we will enjoy a nice evening meal together. We will be staying at this hotel for 3 nights on a half board meal basis so with breakfast and evening meal included.
Friday 21 June:
We expect the start to be at 0730 so after an arly breakfast we will ride the short distance from Jaca downhill to the start of the 2013 Quebrantahuesos.
We can offer you start numbers in the front grid or normal start numbers.
Day packs - You can wear some warmer clothes to ride to the start and we will collect these from you to have ready at the finishline.
Click here to see today's road book.
At the finishline, we will be there to welcome you in and we will run shuttles back to the hotel as you will not want to ride back to the hotel after finishing. We will enjoy a well deserved evening meal together.
Sunday 23 June: