Maintenant, on vous dit :  “à l’année prochaine”  “see you next year” “el próximo año”


Grand Raid des Pyrénées Rendez vous du 24 au 28 août 2022

Detailed program

The 13th Grand Raid of the Pyrenees
will take place
from 20 to 23 August 2020
On the program: 5 distances

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  • Tour du Néouvielle : 40 km and 2300m D+, starts Friday 21th at 8hr from Saint Lary, maximum 12h
  • Tour de la Gela : 40 km and 3200m D+, starts Saturday 22nd at 7hr from Piau-Engaly, maximum 12h
  • Tour des Lacs : 80 km and 5000m D+, starts Saturday 22nd at 5hr from Vielle-Aure, maximum 25h
  • Tour des Cirques : 120 km and 7000m D+, starts Friday 21th at 10hr from Piau-Engaly, maximum 44h
  • Ultra Tour : 160 km and 10000m D+, starts Friday 21th at 6hr from Vielle-Aure, maximum 49h

Thursday 20th 

14:00 – 20:00 : race entry collection and equipment check for The Ultra Tour, Tour des Cirques and Tour du Néouvielle (Race Headquarters) at Vielle Aure

17:00 – 20:00 : drop-off of support bags for The Ultra Tour et Tour des Cirques (Préau Ecole de Vielle Aure)

18:00 : briefing for the Ultra Tour, Tour des Cirques and Tour du Néouvielle

18:30 – 20:30 : Pasta Party for the Ultra Tour, Tour des Cirques and Tour du Néouvielle

Friday 20th

05:00 : Start of the Ultra Tour from the centre of Vielle Aure (Tourist Office)

08:00 : Start of the Tour du Néouvielle from the centre of Saint Lary (Tourist Office)

08:30 TBC : Shuttle buses leave for the start of the Tour des Cirques from Vielle-Aure

11:00 : Start of the Tour des Cirques from the centre of Piau Engaly

10:00 – 11:00 : Race entry collection for  P’tit Tour des enfants

11:30 – 12:00 : P’tit Tour des enfants, race for children in age categories

12:15 : Arrival of the leaders of Tour du Néouvielle at Vielle-Aure

14:00 : Set of of the shuttle bus until Sunday 7hrs at Vielle Aure

15:00 – 20:00 : race entry collection and equipment check for Tour des Lacs et du Tour de la Gela (Race Headquarters at Vielle Aure)

18:00 : briefing for Tour des Lacs and Tour de la Gela

18:30 – 20:30 : Pasta Party for Tour des Lacs and Tour de la Gela

20:00 : Final arrivals of Tour du Néouvielle at Vielle-Aure

20:00 : Prize giving for Tour du Néouvielle (Place de Vielle-Aure)

Saturday 24th August

04:00 : Arrival of the leaders of Tour des Cirques at the centre of Vielle-Aure

05:00 : Arrival of the leaders of l'Ultra Tour

05:00 : Start of Tour des Lacs from the centre of Vielle-Aure (Tourist Office)

06h30 : Start of Tour de la Gela from Piau

11:00 : Arrival of the leaders of Tour de la Gela at Piau-Engaly

14:00 : Arrival of the leaders of Tour des Lacs at Place de Vielle-Aure

18:00 : Return of bags for Ultra Tour and Tour des Cirques

18:30 : Prize giving for Tour de la Gela  (at Piau Engaly)

19:00 : Final arrivals of Tour de la gela

During the day and all night : arrival of runners from the Ultra Tour, Tour des Cirques and Tour des Lacs at the centre of Vielle-Aure

Sunday 25th August

03:00 : Final arrivals of Tour des Cirques

06:00 : Final arrivals of Tour des Lacs and Ultra Tour

10:00 – 12:00 : Prize giving for Ultra Tour, Tour des Cirques and Tour des Lacs (Place de Vielle-Aure)

12:15 : Closure Buffet of Grand Raid des Pyrénées  in the presence of all supporting partners and volunteers (Race Headquarters)