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
5391
Bicinglette
294
Cinglé
4801
Galérien
296

Candidates by country

 Netherlands 1524 66B 1389C 69G
 England 1247 56B 1158C 33G
 Germany 591 41B 499C 51G
 Belgium 527 29B 457C 41G
 France 408 39B 317C 52G
 Denmark 168 16B 146C 6G
 Italy 123 7B 109C 7G
 United States 107 3B 100C 4G
 Scotland 102 2B 96C 4G
 Ireland 100 5B 92C 3G
 Canada 82 4B 76C 2G
 Australia 77 1B 71C 5G
 Czech Republic 42 8B 30C 4G
 Wales 39 3B 36C 0G
 Switzerland 38 4B 31C 3G
 South Africa 30 0B 30C 0G
 Norway 20 0B 20C 0G
 New Zealand 19 0B 16C 3G
 Luxembourg 18 1B 14C 3G
 Austria 17 0B 14C 3G
 Spain 16 0B 14C 2G
 Malaysia 14 0B 14C 0G
 Poland 11 3B 8C 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
 Greece 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
 Brazil 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
 Philippines 1 0B 1C 0G
 Réunion 1 1B 0C 0G
 Turkey 1 0B 1C 0G



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