- The event
- Transpyr Backroads 2019
Transpyr Backroads consists of seven stages with 1.000 km and almost 18.000 meters elevation, this is a daily average of 145 km and 2.500 m
It is reserved for people with a physical and mental high fitness. Participants must be able to perform an average speed of not less than 10 km / hour at every stage.
Each participant must bring the medical certificate, provided by the organization.
The route is tracked by GPS. Only in potential danger or problematic zones signs of help are placed.
Participants are always responsible to handle the circulation rules, as the official route is open to motorized traffic.
It is compulsory to respect the rules from visited places and the priority of pedestrians, other cyclists or vehicles. The participant is the responsible in front of whatever authority in all the places and, not respecting that might carry to cancellation of the inscriptions.
The organization establishes solid and liquid supplies along and at the end of the race. It is recommended to carry some type of energy supplement and start the stage with at least one liter of drink. The registration also includes a meal at sunset before each stage, based on pasta (Pasta Party) coinciding with the organization’s meeting.
A medical assistance service is present along Transpyr Coast to Coast. Its mission is to attend to the crashed or injured riders DURING EACH STAGE.
Once the stage is finished, the participant who needs medical attention must be attended by the public or private medical services of the municipality.
Mandatory sports insurance is included in the participating pack. Each participant is free to contract and use other complementary insurance.
The organization delivers the Transpyr Bag on accreditation.
The organization will transport this bag to its accommodation, limiting itself to the urban center of the stage town.
Transpyr bag: 75 X 35 X 35 cm (approximately). Can’t exceed 20kg, must be properly closed and must not carry any objects hanging outside.
The accommodation is not included in the registration. Participants choose the type of accommodation: hotels suggested by the organization – called Transpyr Pack Hotel -, motorhomes or other accommodation (see information on accommodation here).