Calpe is used by many of the professional world tour teams for their winter training because of its favourable climate, smooth roads and variety of climbs and coastal routes.
During this 7 day camp you will get in quality miles, eat well, rest well and achieve a step in your fitness. With rides averaging 90 – 120 km per day, long climbs and beautiful descents Calpe is the perfect place to enjoy long miles in the sun.
The support van will never be far from the group should you wish to take a break.
Arrival in Calpe, warm up ride Playa del Portet
Montgo & Cumbre del Sol, 90 km, 1,400 m
Guadalest & Confrides, 94 km, 1,800 m
Castel de Castells & Val d’Ebo, 120 km, 2,000 m
Benissa & Col de Rates, 95 km, 1,600 m
Tudons & Confrides, 117 km, 2,000 m
Departure from Calpe
Our Calpe Ride Camp is designed for riders looking to enjoy miles in the sun and prepare for a year of cycling ahead. Guides set a sustainable pace for the group and riders are welcome to take any climbs at their own pace. The support van is close by at all times should anyone wish to take a break.
We are experienced at adjusting rides to suit different rider levels within a group. Please give us a call if you have any doubts or questions.
The ride is fully-supported by an Eat Sleep Cycle staff crew, guiding you on the road and in an Eat Sleep Cycle vehicle.
Our support staff are experienced professionals from all walks of life united by a love of cycling. They’ll take care of everything; keeping you and your bike in tip top condition throughout the tour.
All you have to do is Eat, Sleep, Cycle.
We understand that quality miles require quality and quantity of food. That’s why this trip is full-board and we provide ride nutrition too.
A breakfast buffet is included each morning. During the ride we will keep you fuelled with our favourite ride food.
For lunch we’ll be back at the Hotel and also for the evening meal, ensuring that you can focus on your riding and recovery.
The Hotel AR Diamante is accustomed with preparing food for professional teams so rest assured, you will benefit from the nutrition you need.
Hotel AR Diamante * * * *
Perfect for cyclists, the hotel is used by both professional and amateur cycling teams offering secure bike storage, a spa, massage and friendly staff.
The Hotel boasts an excellent location, with views of the Rock of Ifach and the beach. What better way to recover than in the Spa. Choose either the free water circuit or from a range of treatments including massages (additional cost).
Benefit from a 10% discount on any Eat Sleep Cycle bike hire as part of this package.
Choose from a Ridley, designed in cycling’s heartland of Belgium, or a state-of-the-art Factor bike. All our bikes are supplied with compact 50-34 chainsets & 11-32 cassettes.
RIDLEY FENIX SL 105
RIDLEY FENIX DISC
RIDLEY HELIUM X
Arrive: A group transfer will depart from Alicante Airport at 14:00 on the 24th February (1 hour travel time)
Depart: The group transfer will depart Calpe at 09:00, arriving at Alicante Airport at 10:00, suitable for flights departing after 12:00 on the 2nd March.
Guests are responsible for booking their own flights and travel insurance.
Cycling: Fully guided and supported.
Accommodation: 4* Spa Hotel
Food: Full board.
Bike Hire: Optional
Transfers: Group airport transfers.
Groups of 6 or more riders: can opt to make a tour private and choose their own dates.
Groups of 8 or more riders: can benefit from a 5% discount.
Deposit: a 50% deposit will secure your place on the tour.
Balance: the outstanding balance is due 2 months in advance of the tour.
Our whole experience was first class. From the guides to the routes to the bikes, fantastic! We can't wait to come back to Spain and Eat Sleep Cycle!JasonFirst Class
ESC organised a wonderful training camp that included excellent guides, including pro's. Everyone was very generous with their time and advice. Highly recommend Eat Sleep Cycle.AnifolkTraining camp
But ESC are absolutely the most accommodating organizers i have ever had the pleasure of touring a place on a bike with. They are the best! I highly recommend them.Jeeanette
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