Sunday August 27, 2017
Duration: 4 days, 3 nights Distance: 163km
During August Bank Holiday weekend in 2017 the 2nd edition of one of the toughest amateur cycling events you can do, the Marmotte Gran Fondo Pyrenees, will take place. The formula is the same as the Marmotte in the Alps with slightly less distance but more climbing; 163km with 5500m of climbing.
The Tourmalet, the Hourquette d’Ancizan (1564m) and the Col d’Aspin (1489m) before the final Hors Categorie climb up to Hautacam.