Mountain Bike Marathon

Gaspé- June 29-30, 2019

The Gaspesia 100 is a cross country mountain bike endurance race (XCM) which is sanctioned by the Fédération Québécoise des sports cyclistes (Quebec Federation of sports cyclists).  Already considered lengendary by previous participants, the G100 is the only course of its kind in Canada. The 2019 edition will be the 5th and to celebrate, Events Gaspesia will propose new linear spectacular routes with singletracks in Town of Gaspe area!

The Gaspesia 100 will provide a unique experience in the heart of the Gaspésie – regarded as the 3rd best destination in the world by the National Geographic Society.  This is a unique opportunity to experience the warm and friendly welcome of local Gaspesians and an opportunity to savour regional culinary specialties that use local ingredients drawn from both the land and the sea.

The starting points for the race are set in Mont-Bechervaise, the Gaspe singletracks mecque.  The route will include a mixture of courses, single, double, beaches, clearings and wooded pathways that lead up to one of the most spectacular lookouts of the region.  Participants will discover landscapes that highlight Percé (100miles, Fox River, Mont-Bechervaise, Cap Gaspé and the Forillon National Park.

Routes:

  • G25 – 37 kilomètres
  • G50 – 67 kilomètres
  • G75 – 126 kilomètres
  • G100 – 156 kilomètres

Categories:

  • Mountain Bike M & F
  • Singlespeed M & F
  • Fatbike M & F

Location: Mont-Bechervaise, Gaspé

RACES

SCHEDULE

Saturday June 29, 2019

Place : Mont-Bechervaise, Gaspé

Registration on site

  • 5 $/Bibite
  • 15 $/race
  • FQSC season’s or day licence necessary 3$/day (bibites) ou 10 $/day (other categories)

7 h – Late registration and ID pick up (Mont-Béchervaise) :

  • MTB race Circuit Rhéal Pitre Sport (until 10 h)
  • Gaspesia 100 MTB Marathon (until 18 h)

8 h à 10 h 30  – XCO training

10 h 00 – Bibites race (U8)

10 h 25 – Awards ceremony 

10  h 30 – Stage #1– Circuit régional de vélo montagne de l’Est du Québec – Rhéal Pitre Sport : Cross Country olympique XCO by waves :

  • 10 h 30 Atome H-F & PeeWee H-F
  • 10 h 35 Minime H-F & Cadet H-F
  • 11 h 15 Junior H-F & Senior H-F & Masters H & F 30+

13 h 30 Awards ceremony  – Stage #1– Circuit régional de vélo montagne de l’Est du Québec – Rhéal Pitre Sport

13 h 30 Race track public opening

14 h 00 XCE training

15 h 00 – Stage #2 – Circuit régional de vélo montagne de l’Est du Québec – Rhéal Pitre Sport: Cross Country Eliminator XCE 

16 h 30 – Award ceremony – Stage #2 XCE

17 h 00 – BBQ 5 to 7

19 h 00 – Pre race meeting Gaspesia 100 MTB Marathon

Sunday June 30, 2019

4 h 40 – Meeting on Penouille beach G100 & G75

5 h 00 – Start G100 et G75 (Plage de Penouille)

7 h 00 – ID pick up G50 & G25 (Mont-Bechervaise)

9 h 00 to 20 h 00 – Finishers arrivals (Mont-Bechervaise)

10 h 00 –Start G50 & G25 (Mont-Bechervaise)

11 h 00 – After race meal

15 h 00 – Award ceremony

REGISTRATION

Registration fees include:

  • Bid number and timing tag
  • Checkpoints and medical support
  • After race local meal
  • Event souvenir
  • Surprises

Registration DO NOT include:

  • FQSC racer licence* (available on race day)

* If your home is outside Quebec, make sure you have a valid license from the International Cycling Union (UCI) to protect you,

PARTNERS

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