Half Birken bike competition

Arena/Place: Pellestova
Category: Festival and events, Sport
Date: Saturday 24 aug 2019

The trail is 41 km and is a gravel road. From Pellestova in Øyer mountains trail along Reina and Mellsjøen and further to Elgåsen before it enters the Birkebeiner route from Elgåsen via Sjusjoen, Sjøsætervegen and ends by Håkon Hall in Lillehammer

Welcome to HalvBirken cycle, Saturday August 24 in 2019. Starting at Pellestova in Øyer, and finishing by Håkons Hall, Lillehammer, this 41 km event is a very good, and scenic alternative if you find that the 86 km Birkebeinerrittet is too demanding.

The trail is 41 km and is a gravel road. From Pellestova in Øyer mountains trail along Reina and Mellsjøen and further to Elgåsen before it enters the Birkebeiner route from Elgåsen via Sjusjoen, Sjøsætervegen and ends by Håkon Hall in Lillehammer

All competitors must have passed 17 years of age as per December 31, 2018 and must carry a backpack of at least 3,5 kg throughout the race.

Note that all participants also must have a licence/insurance.

Date/Time

Date Time Arena/Place
24 Aug
Saturday 24 aug 2019 09:00 - 14:00 Pellestova

Contact information

Phone number
47 41 77 29 00
Contact person email
[email protected]
Website
https://birkebeiner.no/no/sykkel/halvbirken-sykkel-41-km

Links

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