There’ll be three thrilling days of sport and competition from 23rd to 25th September. It will be the largest and the most varied and spectacular sporting programme in the history of Sea Otter Europe, with up to 13 events in the different variants which are expected to bring together more than 4,000 participants from all over the world.
Registration will remain open until 21st September, although some events have a limited number of places and 90% of the limit has already been reached.
Let’s review the sporting events to be held:
Continental Ciclobrava. The popular cycle tourism race on the iconic roads of Girona-Costa Brava as part of Sea Otter Europe. Three route options: 70 km, 100 km or 140 km.
Scott Marathon by Continental. The competition marathon circuit in the UCI C1 category and an Open departure to discover the best trails. Two route options 61 km or 44 km.
XCC Spanish Championship. The new competitive feature of 2022. The best cyclists in Spain will race against one another in an explosive event that’s set to launch the festival in an amazing style.
Continental Super Cup Massi. The mountain bike championship that hands out the second most points in the world, with the usual participation of the best riders on the planet with a UCI C1. A true spectacle for mountain bike lovers. It’s the women’s turn on Saturday afternoon and that of the men on Sunday at midday.
The WES, the UCI World E-Bike Series, the World Cup for electric bikes. The dramatic emergence of electric bicycles has reached the competition with two exciting events.
Orbea Gravel Ride Tour Girona. The gravel cycle tourism that brings together the very best of road and mountain biking, combining forest trails with secondary roads.
Canyon Pirinexus Challenge. The long-distance gravel adventure that crosses the Spanish and French Pyrenees and challenges participants to arrive before sunset having completed 340 kilometres.
Canyon eMTB Experience. An electric bike outing that combines tourism, gastronomy and sport throughout the region. 30 kilometres in the iconic forests of the Costa Brava, without any pressure or rush.
Canyon Urban eRide. An urban ride within Sea Otter Europe, with a route that runs through the city centre. A city well-suited to urban cycling. It visits tourist spots with great charm. The ride will stop over in the city centre for a snack. Form with tour guide. Option of trying out a bicycle.
MTB Classic Sea Otter Europe. This is one of the most popular events at the festival. It’s a fun-packed and nostalgic race that consists of covering a few kilometres with good friends on pre-1990 bikes.
Super Cup Youth. The mountain bike circuit for kids will host its final event, during which the boys and girls will emulate their idols.
Open Escolar BTT. An event open to all boys and girls who want to enjoy mountain biking on a circuit tailored to the different categories.
1st Sea Otter Europe Peu a Baix Girona Trial. A children’s trial bike event whose results count towards the Girona Cup.
Both the city itself and the whole region of the province of Girona and the Costa Brava are superb settings for all these kinds of cycling, making a true paradise for cyclists.
This is why they’ll also be able to try out some of the brands’ new products that are showcased at the festival in DEMOBIKE, one of its most successful activities. Bookings can be made starting on 13th September.
Sea Otter Europe, the great European cycling festival based in Girona, is finalising the details of this year’s event.
Come and take part in one of the competitions to be held at the international festival!
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