“As president of the Government of Catalonia, I am pleased to address all attendees of the Sea Otter Europe festival of cycling, outdoor sports and bike-related activities, which is taking place for the first time in Europe from 2 to 4 June.
I hope all of you, organisers, sponsors, fans and the general public, enjoy these three days devoted to the world of cycling in such an extraordinary setting as Girona”.
Carles Puigdemont i Casamajó, president of the Government of Catalonia
“Girona is one of the bike sector’s world capitals. The city has become a reference point for cycling enthusiasts, thanks not only to our geographic location but because we have everything needed to practise this sport: businesses, routes, accommodation, spare parts… It is an honour for us that Sea Otter has disembarked in Europe through Girona, which also solidifies the city’s strategic commitment to cycling”.
Marta Madrenas i Mir, mayor of Girona
“To commemorate “2017, Year of Cycling and Sustainability” and the first edition of the Sea Otter Europe Costa Brava-Girona Bike Show, we would like to welcome you to the Costa Brava and the Girona Pyrenees, a place where residents, visitors and athletes can enjoy breathtaking natural scenery.
From all of us at the Girona Regional Council and Costa Brava Girona Tourism Board, we hope you enjoy this event and invite you to discover the Costa Brava and Girona Pyrenees on two wheels”.
Pere Vila Fulcarà, president of the Girona Regional Council and chairman of the Costa Brava Girona Tourism Board
“Reaching more cyclists and outdoor enthusiasts has been the long-standing goal of Sea Otter. Girona and the Costa Brava region is the perfect location for us to be able to expand our reach to the European cycling community”
Frank Yohannan, President and CEO of the Sea Otter Classic
“For those who live cyclist with enthusiasm, organize this event at home is a dream come true. Cyclists, tourist destinations and brands can enjoy the festival and offer Their Products and Services from the Costa Brava and Girona all over Europe”
Albert Balcells, Sea Otter Europe Director
“2017 is declared the Year of Cycling in Costa Brava and Girona Pyrenees. The region is one of the most important destinations in Europe about Active Tourism”
Ramón Ramos, Chairman of the Costa Brava Girona Tourim Board
“Girona City Council has aimed to became one of the international centers of reference in the world of cycling, developing its economic dimensions. Sea Otter Girona helps to promote the city as a reference in Europe”.
Glòria Plana, Councilor of Economy, Tourism and Local Development in Girona council
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