The Club des Cinglés du Mont-Ventoux is a closed club. It is open to people who respect the following rules:

  • ascent by bicycle of the Mont-Ventoux from three main asphalted roads (Bédoin, Malaucène et Sault) at least;
  • the climb will be in the same day (between 0 and 24 hours) , in the sequence and the date you prefer.

OPTIONS

You can choose between 3 options:

  • Cinglé (137 km and 4400 m)
    – Up and down, by bicycle, in the same day (between 0 and 24 hours) from three main asphalted roads.
    Sequence of ride as you prefer.
  • Galérien (183 km and 6020 m)
    – Up and down, by bicycle, in the same day (between 0 and 24 hours) from three main asphalted roads.
    –Up from the Forest road by MTB if possible and down from one of three main asphalted roads.
    Sequence of ride as you prefer.
  • Bicinglette (274 km and 8800 m)
    – Twice up and down, by bicycle, in the same day (between 0 and 24 hours) from three main asphalted roads.
    Sequence of ride as you prefer.

FORM

To register, fill the form and make payment.
Entries will be received throughout the year, at least 15 days before the attempt (21 days during holiday periods). You will receive:

  • a ride card;
  • a plate to affix to the bicycle.

SAFETY

This randonnée is open to riders aged over 18; 14 to 18, they must provide parental consent and a medical certificate. The participants are considered in personal excursion and they must comply with the Code Road and the the prefectural and municipal regulations. They must be covered by a Civil Liability: they will make a statement of honor.

CHECKPOINTS

The road map will be provided with a stamp from a merchant or a government at Bédoin, Malaucène and Sault and at the top (once, because there are only two merchants: the Restaurant Vendran and the Magasin de Souvenirs); the camera control is allowed.
In case of early departure it is possible to control when you be back.

APPROVAL

After this memorable day, the candidate will address its original ride card (not a copy) to the organizer for its approval: it will be returned with the medal. The hours of the checkpoint (Bédoin, Malaucène, Sault and top) must be clearly stated on page 4 of the ride card, start date too.
The absence of a single checkpoint will result in refusal of approval.

REWARD

The approval of the attempt will join the Club and the candidate will receive:

  • a specific medal of the Club des Cinglés du Mont-Ventoux (laser printed and numbered);
  • a certificate for options Galérien and Bicinglette.

RECOMMENDATION

The Mont Ventoux has never made ​​gifts to anyone: you can find often wind, cold, heat, storms.
In summer it is best to leave early at the risk of turning into a real ordeal the third ascent in the afternoon.
Please note that starting in summer at 3:30 you can see the sun come up on reaching at the top.
Do not program this randonnée not too early (before April) or late (after October) because they may have surprises.


Candidates

All
5585
Bicinglette
302
Cinglé
4975
Galérien
308

Candidates by country

 Netherlands 1570 67B 1434C 69G
 England 1283 58B 1192C 33G
 Germany 630 46B 534C 50G
 Belgium 559 28B 489C 42G
 France 433 39B 337C 57G
 Denmark 179 15B 158C 6G
 Italy 118 8B 102C 8G
 United States 106 3B 99C 4G
 Ireland 105 5B 96C 4G
 Scotland 101 2B 95C 4G
 Canada 84 4B 78C 2G
 Australia 77 1B 71C 5G
 Czech Republic 53 8B 35C 10G
 Wales 40 3B 37C 0G
 Switzerland 39 4B 32C 3G
 Norway 22 0B 22C 0G
 New Zealand 21 0B 18C 3G
 Austria 18 0B 15C 3G
 South Africa 18 0B 18C 0G
 Spain 17 1B 14C 2G
 Luxembourg 15 1B 12C 2G
 Malaysia 15 0B 15C 0G
 Sweden 10 0B 10C 0G
 Northern Ireland 9 1B 8C 0G
 Poland 9 3B 6C 0G
 Guernsey 6 0B 6C 0G
 Finland 4 0B 4C 0G
 Hungary 4 1B 3C 0G
 Isle of Man 4 1B 3C 0G
 Singapore 4 0B 4C 0G
 Greece 3 0B 3C 0G
 Philippines 3 0B 3C 0G
 Russia 3 0B 2C 1G
 Slovenia 3 2B 1C 0G
 Bermuda 2 0B 2C 0G
 Brazil 2 0B 2C 0G
 Jersey 2 0B 2C 0G
 Angola 1 0B 1C 0G
 Argentina 1 0B 1C 0G
 British Virgin Islands 1 0B 1C 0G
 Guinea-Bissau 1 0B 1C 0G
 Guatemala 1 0B 1C 0G
 Iran 1 0B 1C 0G
 Japan 1 0B 1C 0G
 Latvia 1 0B 1C 0G
 Martinique 1 0B 1C 0G
 Namibia 1 0B 1C 0G
 Nauru 1 0B 1C 0G
 Portugal 1 0B 1C 0G
 Réunion 1 1B 0C 0G
 Turkey 1 0B 1C 0G



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