Expected event programme in Aalborg.
Tuesday 27 August – Arrival Day 6-night tour
Please make your own arrangements to arrive at your chosen hotel in Aalborg today or make use of our airport transfers. We provide a regular service from Aalborg Airport. We will welcome you at the airport and your coach will be waiting outside the terminal. We will also transport your bike in its box or bag.
Transport of Bike Boxes
If you are travelling with a bike box or bag, then we offer transportation at £20 per bike per journey. Please book this in advance to ensure that there is space on our vehicle.
What about my bike?
You can bring your own bike as bikes can be safely stored at the hotel. Our mechanic will be available this afternoon at the hotel to assist you with fitting your rental bike or building your own bike after travel.
Wednesday 28 August 2024
Opening event and registration at Gl. Square.
After breakfast, our team will lead you on a short, guided ride of the Time Trial course. You can also register for tomorrow’s event and collect your race pack and attend the official riders briefing.
Thursday 29 August 2024 – Individual Time Trial
Single start with start and finish at Nytorv (Individual Time Trial).
After breakfast, please make your way over to the Time Trial start. We offer private warm-up areas with turbo trainers to warm up and get ready for your slot.
This afternoon the podium ceremonies take place in Aalborg.
Friday 30 August 2024 - Team relay
Team Relay with start and finish at Nytorv.
The team relay is a non-competitive event where mixed teams challenge for the title. No rainbow Jerseys are awarded for this event.
Saturday 31 August 2024 – Rest Day
Rest day, where activities are organised on Gammel Torv in Aalborg for the many participants and the local community.
After breakfast, please ensure that you register for tomorrow’s event. We also offer a guided ride on the Gran Fondo route.
Main Route: max 30km
After breakfast and any final bike adjustments, we will take you on a supported, guided ride exploring the Gran Fondo course. A short coffee spin has been organised to keep your legs moving, but nothing too strenuous the day before the sportive.
After the ride, please make your way to the event expo in to collect your race pack and attend the technical briefing for tomorrow’s Gran Fondo.
- 09.00 – 18.00 Registration and collection of race packs
- 14.00 - 15.00 - Technical briefing for Gran Fondo and Medio Fondo
Sunday 1 September 2024 – UCI Gran Fondo World Championships
Road Race with start and finish at Nytorv.
Today is the day!
Getting to the start
It’s just a short rollout from each of our hotels to the start line. Please make your own way to the start this morning, based on your own start time. Our staff will be on hand this morning if you have any last-minute mechanical issues, or if you need directions to the start line.
- 10.00 – 16.30 Gran Fondo
- 10.30 - Medio Fondo races
- 11.45 – Start of the public 100m mile Sportive
- 14.15 – Start of the short distance Sportive
- 17.00 - 2024 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships Podium ceremonies
Monday 2 September
Departure after breakfast. We offer airport transfers back to Aalborg airport at set times today.
If you want to depart at any other time, then we also offer private transfers on request. Please contact us for a quote.