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
5893
Bicinglette
336
Cinglé
5243
Galérien
314

Candidates by country

 Netherlands 1616 69B 1471C 76G
 England 1295 58B 1205C 32G
 Germany 701 49B 597C 55G
 Belgium 634 38B 552C 44G
 France 502 57B 388C 57G
 Denmark 182 16B 160C 6G
 Italy 128 7B 114C 7G
 United States 109 3B 102C 4G
 Ireland 104 6B 95C 3G
 Scotland 103 2B 97C 4G
 Canada 83 4B 77C 2G
 Australia 78 1B 72C 5G
 Switzerland 44 4B 37C 3G
 Czech Republic 42 8B 30C 4G
 Wales 40 3B 37C 0G
 South Africa 30 0B 30C 0G
 Luxembourg 25 1B 21C 3G
 Austria 19 1B 15C 3G
 Norway 19 0B 19C 0G
 New Zealand 19 0B 16C 3G
 Spain 18 0B 16C 2G
 Malaysia 14 0B 14C 0G
 Poland 12 3B 9C 0G
 Sweden 10 0B 10C 0G
 Guernsey 7 0B 7C 0G
 Northern Ireland 7 1B 6C 0G
 Finland 4 0B 4C 0G
 Hungary 4 1B 3C 0G
 Isle of Man 4 1B 3C 0G
 Singapore 4 0B 4C 0G
 Slovenia 4 2B 2C 0G
 Greece 3 0B 3C 0G
 Portugal 3 0B 3C 0G
 Russia 3 0B 2C 1G
 Bermuda 2 0B 2C 0G
 Jersey 2 0B 2C 0G
 Argentina 1 0B 1C 0G
 Brazil 1 0B 1C 0G
 British Virgin Islands 1 0B 1C 0G
 Guinea-Bissau 1 0B 1C 0G
 Gibraltar 1 0B 1C 0G
 Guatemala 1 0B 1C 0G
 Hong Kong 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
 Philippines 1 0B 1C 0G
 Réunion 1 1B 0C 0G
 Turkey 1 0B 1C 0G
 Zimbabwe 1 0B 1C 0G



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