At the check point before the start of the race the organisers will ensure that each competitor has the mandatory equipment.

Please ensure that you start the race with:

  • Jacket long sleeves  + gilet
  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • 1 GPS per person with map & routes loaded
  • 1 mobile phone per person
  • 1 additional  battery per team
  • 1 repair kit per person (1 inner tube, pump or 2 CO2 patches, 1 tyre lever)
  • 1 front light per person
  • 1 rear light per person
  • 2 water bottles per person
  • Personal food supplies
  • 50€ cash per person in case of emergency


In addition we recommend that you place the following list of items in your you day bag, to which you will have access once a day (at the top of the Col du Galibier on day 1 and at the summit of Cime de la Bonette on day 2) :

  • Shoe covers
  • Leg warmer
  • Winter gloves
  • Winter jacket
  • 1 extra full cycling kit (bib and jersey) in case of heavy rain