Villard-de-Lans prepares for international field of athletes
The UCI MTB Eliminator World Cup will feature as one of the highlighted events during the Vélo Vert Festival, which attracts over 45.000 spectators from May 31 until June 2. The race course promises exciting racing as Dutch champion Jeroen van Eck and Germany’s Marion Fromberger aim to defend the leader’s jersey.
The big names in both men’s and women’s competitions include UCI World Champions (and multiple French champions) Titouan-Perrin Ganier and Coline Clauzure. Will they steal the show on Friday night, May 31? Come and see the action at Le Balcon – Côte 2000.
Exploring the slopes of Villard-de-Lans
Discover the venue
The region of Villard-de-Lans (Corrençon en Vercors) offers a wide variety of sports and recreational equipment for all ages. The village earned its reputation as the “Mecca” of Mountain Biking in France, following the success of the first MTB World Championships in 1987. The event contributed to the popularity of Mountain Biking in the Vercors region and annually attracts many visitors that are into cycling.