It is is a Great Event of Individual or team Long-distance competition, consisting in cover the furthest distance in the racing circuit in a time limit of 12 hours or 6 hours. Depending on the chosen format. The event will be held on the racing circuit that usually hosts motor sport events.
There are two formats:
There are four types of registration:
The team captain may make changes to the list of participants until Tba or close the team; from this date onwards, no further modification will be allowed and the teams will remain locked. It won’t be compulsory to ride for 12 hours or 6 hours in one go, you can have as many breaks and relay as you have agreed on your strategy. Cyclists should do the relay as many times as they need (no limit), so well shown by a witness-bracelet. The relay will take place in an area set up for this purpose (zone Boxes / pit-lane). It should only be one rider of each team within the circuit. The winner will be who has completed the most laps during 12h or 6h including the time of being the first to cross the finish line.
The Circuit Almeria is a real challenge for anyone who rides in it. It is one of the most technical racing circuits in Spain. With a total length of 4030 meters, has 8 bends to the right, 5 to the left, a chicane and one of the largest straight lines of our country, with more than 950 meters long. The width of the track is between 10 and 12 meters that gives a real pleasure to ride in it.
The Almeria circuit has become an iconic location for motor sport, which also increasingly UCI professional cycling teams use it as the principal base for their pre-season training.
Andalucía Circuit is located in Tabernas (Southern Spain), in one of the places with more hours of sunshine and less annual rainfall. The route has a total length of 4110 meters and a line near 700m. The totally unspoiled environment, the mountains in the background that surround the circuit and the pure air that breathe make these facilities an unparalleled paradise for working days of equipment, evolution of cars or motorcycles, trackdays, presentations, events, etc.
In the design of the circuit has collaborated Tito Rabat, Moto2 World Champion in 2014 and currently MotoGP rider. The route combines fast zones with very technical ones, changes of grazing as well as sectors very amusing for the pilot like for example our famous chicane in descent. All this together with the good temperatures we enjoy all year round make numerous motorcycling and motor racing teams, marketing agencies, trackdays organizers, developers, manufacturers and many others choose to choose us.
Andalucia Circuit is located 35 minutes from the international airport of Almeria and less than 30 minutes from Almeria capital. At 45 km you will find the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata, where you will find one of the best and most unspoilt beaches in Spain.
TRACKMANCYCLING 12H wishes to offer a mechanical service during the competition, allowing you to be relaxed, carefree and be focused only on pedaling. The workshop services will be covered by KEMO BIKES- BIKE ARISTIDES and well known professionals, who have been servicing Almeria province since 1982. In the service, labor will be free and spare parts will get 20% discount.
During the 12 hours event, there will be two completed medical teams permanently located at the hospital of the Circuit of Almeria. Besides of two ambulances full equipped to meet the competitors’ medical needs.
Good professionals from Mediterranean Hospital will ensure your safety all throughout the event.
We would like to encourage the cyclists to bring their effort to an extreme, so from TRACKMANCYCLING and due to the nature of the race, we also offer a service of physiotherapy and massage with the best products. This will be thanks to our collaborator, Fisiocrem, leader in massage products.
During the ride, Circuito Almeria will set up victualling stations with a service of solid and liquid refreshment and various essential products that will be provided to the cyclists in order to replenish lost energy and have a good performance on their bikes. Solid Delivery:
Banana, Apple, Watermelon, Energy Bars, etc. Liquid Delivery:
Water, Soft Drinks, Isotonic, Energy Drinks, etc.
Almeria circuit has modern and comfortable facilities to accommodate up to 300 guests, with full open-plan area. The restaurant is located less than 20 meters from the Boxes and is situated in a strategic high position, with excellent views to the circuit and a large terrace.
You will be welcome to store your belongings in the Organisation’s Box so you could feel relaxed enjoying the event.
All cyclists and attendees to the event, will be able to use the toilets a Circuit Almería and also the showers facilities once the competition is over.
This 7 day tour includes:
Transfer to Base Hotel / Introductions and Briefing / Bike Fit.
Training Ride (3 to 4 hours).
Training Ride (3 to 4 hours).
Rest Day or Recovery Ride.
Transfer to Circuit of Almeria / Race Participation
Rest Day or Recovery Ride / Celebration Dinner.
Day 7 Monday
Transfer to Airport.
Our group leader Carlos Iván Oyarzun Guíñez (born 26 October 1981) is a professional Chilean road cyclist, who rides for the Keith Mobel-Partisan team. Oyarzun has also ridden for the UCI ProTeam Movistar Team.
Oyarzun previously won two Pan American titles, taking the road race in 2010 and the time trial in 2013. He competed for the Movistar team in 2011, riding the Giro d’Italia, and won the Vuelta Ciclista del Uruguay in 2015 while with the Keith Mobel – Partizan team.