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
5674
Bicinglette
297
Cinglé
5080
Galérien
297

Candidates by country

 Netherlands 1585 66B 1450C 69G
 England 1336 58B 1245C 33G
 Germany 635 40B 543C 52G
 Belgium 539 29B 471C 39G
 France 428 40B 336C 52G
 Denmark 176 16B 154C 6G
 Italy 121 7B 107C 7G
 Scotland 111 2B 105C 4G
 United States 111 3B 104C 4G
 Ireland 103 5B 95C 3G
 Canada 88 5B 81C 2G
 Australia 84 1B 78C 5G
 Wales 47 3B 44C 0G
 Czech Republic 43 8B 30C 5G
 Switzerland 40 4B 32C 4G
 South Africa 31 0B 31C 0G
 Austria 21 0B 18C 3G
 Norway 20 0B 20C 0G
 New Zealand 19 0B 16C 3G
 Luxembourg 18 1B 14C 3G
 Spain 17 0B 15C 2G
 Malaysia 14 0B 14C 0G
 Poland 11 3B 8C 0G
 Sweden 11 0B 11C 0G
 Northern Ireland 8 1B 7C 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
 Brazil 3 0B 3C 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
 Jersey 2 0B 2C 0G
 Portugal 2 0B 2C 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
 Iceland 1 0B 1C 0G
 Japan 1 0B 1C 0G
 Latvia 1 0B 1C 0G
 Martinique 1 0B 1C 0G
 Mauritius 1 0B 1C 0G
 Namibia 1 0B 1C 0G
 Nauru 1 0B 1C 0G
 Réunion 1 1B 0C 0G
 Turkey 1 0B 1C 0G



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