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The world’s biggest companies will be on hand in the first edition of a festival that has mobilised the interest of the cycling industry
Three months from the opening of the Sea Otter Europe Costa Brava-Girona Bike Show and already 200 brands have confirmed their participation in the festival’s Expo area. These include some of the cycling world’s biggest names, who will be on hand to take part in the great international showcase that this event is poised to become on 2, 3 and 4 June in the Fontajau Pavilion in Girona.
Click here to see the list of companies that have reserved an exhibition stand, either inside the pavilion in the Expo area or outside in the Paddock. Will be on hand companies engaged in all aspects of the bicycle sector: clothing and accessories, cycling technology, health and nutrition, urban mobility and even tourist destinations specializing in Cyclotourism, Exhibition space is still available for hire on the website Sea Otter Europe.
2017 is the Cyclotourism Year in la Costa Brava and Girona Pyrenees, and the brands will profit to present their products for the new season. Sea Otter Europe it is a purely social event that celebrates the passion for cycling and offers an extensive line-up of sports and cycle-tourism events, in addition to the profusion of cycling-related activities that will draw people interested in making purchases and discovering the sector’s latest developments.
The organizers have set up a number of test zones, including a circular 4-kilometre route through wooded terrain, which is particularly suited for testing XCO and Enduro bikes. At the same time, during the festival the part of the Exposition area put aside for electric bikes will include a test area for this type of bicycle, as well as a zone for testing bikes on asphalt and MTB tracks.