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Ride in France: Bordeaux to Apt

Jean-Philippe Battu


I am pleased to announce to you the next edition of the ride from BORDEAUX to APT (just near to Ventoux)

Start : Close to BORDEAUX
Saint Medard en Jalles
Wednesday June 13th 2001 - 07:00am Finish : APT
Sunday June 17th 2001 -12:00am

You have to ride 850 km in this event. Stages would be
1 / Bordeaux - Cahors (250 km)
2 / Cahors - Severac Le Chateau (210 km)
3 / Severac Le Chateau - Les Vans (180 Km)
4 / Les Vans - Malaucene (160 km)
5 / Malaucene - Apt (100 km) by either : Ventoux, les Gorges de la Nesque, Abbaye de Senanque

This ride is very nice and enjoyable and I advice to enjoy it by riding during the day. Enjoy "Gorges du Tarn" and "Gorges de L'Ardeche" ....

The cost of the registration is : 195 FF and includes :
1 / Breakfast before the start
2 / One meal in FIRMI (Thursday June 14th from 09:00 am to 04:00 pm
3 / A drink at the end
4 / a medal (in 1997, it was a wood one, very nice ... )

The organisers have no web site for the moment, but I did the ride four years ago, if you need further information, just ask me. (jean-philippe.battu)

Organizers :
Association Sportive Spatiale Aquitaine (ASSA)
Bordeaux - Apt
BP 11
email :


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