Race Across France

June 20 - 30, 2024

DESTINATION: MANDELIEU, CÔTE D'AZUR

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Days
Hours
Minutes
Second
TempsOr

10 days

Cut off

DistanceOR

4

Distances

VeloOR

Solo / Duo / Quartet

BorderOr

Up to 24

Departments crossed

ColOr

Up to 7

Official Climbs

D+Gold

Up to 31000D+.

Total ascent

BasedevieOr

Up to 7

Living bases

Don't dream it, ride it!

Race Across France by Van Rysel is an ultracycling event that showcases the endurance and determination of participants. Cyclists will have the opportunity to cross various French landscapes, offering a unique combination of physical challenges and visual spectacles. The adventure is structured to accommodate participants of different skill levels, each having the opportunity to test their limits while discovering the varied terrain and beauty of France.
Organized with meticulous attention to detail, enjoy a safe and supervised experience, thanks to the dedication of an experienced staff and passionate volunteers. Race Across France is not only a competition, but also a moment for the cycling community to meet, exchange and connect around a common passion, crossing regions and terrains that reflect the country's diversity and beauty.

RACE ACROSS FRANCE by Van Rysel

2500 K / 31000 D+ FOR

June 20, 2024

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Departure

Lille B'twin village

Arrival

Mandelieu la Napoule

Max. time

10 days - 240 hours

Living bases

6 'bases de vie' along the route

June 20, 2024 program

4 Rue Professeur Langevin, 59000 Lille

9 a.m. to 6 p.m.: bib withdrawal

4pm: briefing

5pm-8pm: Pasta Party

8pm: First departures

June 29, 2024 at 8pm: Finisher Party

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Solo

Duo

Pre sale

24h Priority

359 €

610 €

Early

From opening to 31 december

399 €

678 €

Standard

From January 1st

479 €

814 €

Pre sale

24h Priority

Solo

359 €

Duo

610 €

Early

From opening to 31 of december

Solo

399 €

Duo

678 €

Standard

From January 1st

Solo

479 €

Duo

814 €

RACE ACROSS FRANCE by Van Rysel

1000 K / 18000 D+

June 24, 2024

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Departure

Anglet

Arrival

Mandelieu la Napoule

Max. time

5 days - 120 hours

Living bases

4 'bases de vie' on the course

Program for June 24, 2024

Plage de la Barre, 64600 Anglet

9 a.m. to 6 p.m.: bib withdrawal

4pm: briefing

5pm-8pm: Pasta Party

8pm: First departures

June 29, 2024 at 8pm: Finisher Party

RAS_White
RAS_1000_Orange

Solo

Duo

Pre sale

24h Priority

249 €

398 €

Early

From opening to 31 december

279 €

497 €

Standard

From January 1st

329 €

592 €

Pre sale

24h Priority

Solo

249 €

Duo

398 €

Early

From opening to 31 of december

Solo

279 €

Duo

497 €

Standard

From January 1st

Solo

329 €

Duo

592 €

RACE ACROSS FRANCE by Van Rysel

500 K / 8020 D+

June 27, 2024

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Departure

Pézenas, Hérault

Arrival

Mandelieu la Napoule

Max. time

40 hours

Living bases

2 bases along the route: Sault and Castellane

June 27, 2024 program

Pézenas, Stade Piscenois

2-6 p.m.: bib withdrawal

6:30 pm: briefing

7-8.30pm: Pasta Party

June 28 from 4 a.m.: First departures

June 29, 2024 at 8pm: Finisher Party

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RAS_500_Blue

Solo

Duo

Quartet

Pre sale

24h Priority

179 €

304 €

573 €

Early

From opening to 31 december

199 €

358 €

637 €

Standard

From January 1st

239 €

382 €

740 €

Pre sale

24h Priority

Solo

179 €

Duo

304 €

Quartet

637 €

Early

From opening to 31 of december

Solo

199 €

Duo

358 €

Quartet

573 €

Standard

From January 1st

Solo

239 €

Duo

382 €

Quartet

740 €

RACE ACROSS FRANCE by Van Rysel

300 K / 5840 D+

June 28, 2024

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Departure

Malaucène

Arrival

Mandelieu la Napoule

Max. time

24 heures

Living bases

2 bases along the route: Sault and Castellane

June 28, 2024 program

Salle des fetes Chemin du Blanchissage 84340 Malaucène

12pm-8pm: bib withdrawal

6 p.m.: briefing

6:30-8:30 pm: Pasta Party

June 29 from 4am: First departures

June 29, 2024 at 8pm: Finisher Party

RAS_White
RAS_300_Rose

Solo

Duo

Quartet

Pre sale

24h Priority

139 €

222 €

361 €

Early

From opening to 31 december

155 €

264 €

496 €

Standard

From January 1st

199 €

339 €

598 €

Pre sale

24h Priority

Solo

139 €

Duo

222 €

Quartet

361 €

Early

From opening to 31 of december

Solo

155 €

Duo

264 €

Quartet

496 €

Standard

From January 1st

Solo

199 €

Duo

339 €

Quartet

598 €

Included in our rates

A blog to find out all about ultracycling

Official event cover > off-gravel

Exclusive offers from our partners

GPS tracker with alert button

Trace GPX Tracking platform and its 24/24 application

Arrival bag: Transport & Returns

24-hour secure base with partner refreshments, showers, sleeping area and mechanical assistance (at some bases)

24-hour security centre: emergency number, medical service, participant information service

Pre-event briefing and pasta party > pasta hors gravel

Professional photographers and videographers

A Finisher trophy > only for ROAD, for gravel a medal will be awarded

A Finisher > off-gravel t-shirt

An exceptional group of staff and volunteers

The chance to travel through a magnificent country

A post-event party at the finish line

Memories to last a lifetime

Preparing for the race

> FAQ
> Ultracycling Blog
> Official regulations
> Obligatory equipment
> Rider book
> RAF practical information

RACE ACROSS FRANCE by Van Rysel

More than a race, a human adventure

Travel across France to the magnificent town of Mandelieu-La-Napoule, where all distances converge on a breathtaking destination. On the Côte d'Azur, by the sea, come and enjoy this emblematic sports venue, a seaside town bathed in exceptional light that has unforgettable moments in store for you!

The chance to travel through a magnificent country

Every kilometer you cover is a step towards lasting memories, unforgettable moments that will stand the test of time and nourish your adventurous spirit for life.

An exceptional group of staff and volunteers

Our dedicated team of staff and volunteers are the beating heart of the event, their passion and unconditional support making every stage a journey of discovery and achievement.

Extraordinary encounters, sharing, love, emotions...

Race Across France is a celebration of encounters, a space for sharing and emotions, where the love of cycling unites souls and every interaction weaves the threads of a tight-knit, vibrant community.

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