Grand Raid des Pyrénées 18 au 22 août 2021

Detailed program edition 2021

On the program: 7 distances

  • Ultra Tour 220 : 220 km- 600 participants – max 72h, (departure Thursday 6hr a.m.) – D+ 13000 m
  • Ultra Tour 160 : 160 km- 600 participants – max 49h, (departure Friday 5hr a.m.) – D+ 10000 m
  • Tour des Cirques : 120 km- 800 participants – max 43h (departure Friday 11hr a.m.) – D+ 7000 m
  • Tour des Lacs : 80 km- 1 500 participants – max 25h (departure Saturday 5hr a.m.) – D+ 5000 m
  • Tour du Moudang : 60 km- 900 participants – max 20h (departure Thursday 7hr a.m.) – D+ 3600 m
  • Tour de la Gela : 40 km- 800 participants – max 12h30 (departure Saturday 6hr30 a.m.) – D+ 3200
  • Tour du Néouvielle : 40 km- 1 200 participants – max 12h (departure Friday 8hr a.m.) – D+ 2300 m

P’tit Tour des enfants

Wenesday 18th
14:00 – 18:00 : race entry collection and equipment check for The Ultra Tour 220 and the Tour du Moudang 60 (Race Headquarters) at Vielle Aure
17:00 – 20:00 : drop-off of support bags for The l'Ultra Tour 220 (Préau Ecole de Vielle Aure) 
18:00 : briefing for the Ultra Tour 220 and the Tour du Moudang 
18:30 – 20:30 : Pasta Party for the Ultra Tour 220 and the Tour du Moudang 

Thursday 19th 

06:00 : start of the Ultra Tour 220 from the centre of Vielle Aure (Tourist Office)
07:00 : start of the Tour du Moudang  from the centre of Vielle Aure (Tourist Office)
13:50 :  passing in Vielle Aure of the Ultra Tour 220 leaders 
14:00 : Arrival of the leaders of  the Tour du Moudang  at Vielle-Aure 
14:00 – 20:00 : race entry collection and equipment check for the Ultra Tour 160, Tour des Cirques and Tour du Néouvielle (Race Headquarters) at Vielle Aure
16:00 : installation of the shower shuttle until  7hr a.m. in Vielle Aure
17:00 – 20:00 : drop-off of support bags for The Ultra Tour 160 et Tour des Cirques (Préau Ecole de Vielle Aure)
18:00 : briefing for the Ultra Tour 160, Tour des Cirques and Tour du Néouvielle
18:30 – 20:30 : Pasta Party for the Ultra Tour 160, Tour des Cirques and Tour du Néouvielle
23:00 : passage of the last of Ultra Tour 220 at Vielle-Aure

Friday 20th

03:00 : Final arrivals of Tour du Moudang à Vielle-Aure 
05:00 : Start of the Ultra Tour 160 from the centre of Vielle Aure (Tourist Office)
08:00 : Start of the Tour du Néouvielle from the centre of Saint Lary (Tourist Office)
09:30 :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
13:15 : Arrival of the leaders of Ultra Tour 220 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 and Tour du Moudang (Place de Vielle-Aure)

Saturday 21st August
04:00 : Arrival of the leaders of Tour des Cirques at the centre of Vielle-Aure
05:00 : Arrival of the leaders of Ultra Tour
05:00 : Start of Tour des Lacs from the centre of Vielle-Aure (Tourist Office)
05:00 : Shuttle buses leave for the start of the Tour de la Gela from Vielle-Aure
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 220, Ultra Tour 160 and Tour des Cirques
19:00 : Final arrivals of Tour de la Gela
20:00 : Prize giving for Tour de la Gela  (at Piau Engaly)
During the day and all night : arrival of runners from the Ultra Tour 220, Ultra Tour 160, Tour des Cirques and Tour des Lacs at the centre of Vielle-Aure

Sunday 22nd August
03:00 : Final arrivals of Tour des Cirques
06:00 : Final arrivals of Tour des Lacs, Ultra Tour 220 and Ultra Tour 160
10:00 – 12:00 : Prize giving for Ultra Tour 220, Ultra Tour 160, 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)