Liege Bastogne Liege Sportive
27 April 2019
Liege Bastogne LiegeKnown as 'La Doyenne' ('The Old Lady') Lige Bastogne Lige is one of the 5 Monuments. Its recognised as one of the key Belgian one day races, enjoying a heritage of over 120 years.The Liege Bastogne Liege Sportive is the day before the pros, following the same course. The route itself is a challenging one, with the full course consisting of 279km. (There are 167km and 85km options too)
PACKAGE INCLUDES:Three nights bed & breakfast staying in Liege (3* Hotel)Guaranteed entry to the Sportive on SaturdayAll Things Ride training guideOTE Nutrition PackBelgium Beast Big Bobble Hat for Spectating!
The Liege Bastogne Liege Sportive is the day before the pros, following the same course. The route itself is a challenging one, with the full course consisting of 279km. (There are 167km and 85km options too) Take on 11 categorised climbs. The iconic Côte de La Redoute (2.1 km climb at an average gradient of 8.4%). The Côte de Saint-Nicolas is the last categorized climb of the race, with the top being 6 km from the race finish in Ans.
TRAVEL ADVICEFlights to Liege airport are regular and journey time to the city centre is approximately 20 minutes.Weather can be unpredictable in this region at this time of year. With such a far reaching route, prepare for several different climates. Rain is likely and temperatures are cold, with summer still round the corner.This event sets the bar and despite its length, there are riders of all abilities taking part, so you’ll find your pace regardless of your riding level.
KitBring your bike and racing kit! Helmets Helmets must be worn at all times
No volunteers required
Why stay with us?Staying with us at The Ramada Plaza Liege means you are ideally located for the Sportive on Saturday and watching the Pro Race on Sunday.