Follow your close ones
Free shuttles will be accessible for followers from the village of Val d'Isère up to the Iseran pass. Those shuttles will enable the followers to be close to the racers and will allow them to discover and enjoy the magnificent from the Iseran pass located at 2700 meters high. The various races are tough; thus, your presence will be really appreciated by the racers. It is well known that being cheered by your close ones on difficult races such as trails help you power until the finish line.
Come and cheer your close ones and discover at the same time the nicest secret spots of the resort. Stop at the Fornet hamlet and discover this typical and traditional village from the mountains with its houses made of stones and woods, protected by solid homemade slate roofs. Entertained by the joyous Savoyard accordion and its traditional tunes, cheer your close ones who will have already run 37 km and ascended more than 3700 meters
Le départ des navettes se fera à l'office du tourisme de Val d'Isère et au col de l'Iseran
Free electric bikes for followers
On the day of the race, take the chance to try an electric
bike from the brand “SCOTT”. Eight bikes will be accessible freely so that you
will enjoy Val d’Isère without any pain. The electric bike will allow you to move
around the different meeting points of
the trails so that you will have a chance to cheer the racers. Easy to use, the
electric bikes are battery boosted and will allow you to pedal easily at 25 kilometers
an hour, up the slopes and mountains….. maybe for a minute you’ll pretend to be
one of the Tour de France racer! Don’t worry the battery will last for about
160 K on the flat, and a little less when the slope is steep. But enough to
enjoy an easy ride in the gorgeous mountains of the ski resort.
This free service will allow you to discover one of the greenest form of transportation fun and easy at the same time. The ski resort of Val d’Isère and the “Club des Sports” promote the use of sustainable transportation, clean and noiseless so that the quietness of the Natural Park of La Vanoise, where the village of Val d’Isère is nested, is well protected. The decision to let people freely enjoy electric bikes matches the rules of the Sustainable sports events management DDCSP-CDOS73
During this sporting event, everything is organized so that the followers will have a chance to see their close ones racing. Therefore, the ski resort of Val d’Isère has decided to open freely the lifts so that you will reach far from the village meeting points as fast as possible. Nicely seated in your lift, you’ll have the chance to admire the scenery , the wild animals of the Natural Parc of La Vanoise such as marmottes, chamois birds of prey that live nearby. Of course, the lifts will allow you to go up and down freely from the bottom of the village to the top of the lift. On the day of the race you will be told which lifts are opened along with their operating hours. Be careful, be on time and do not miss the last one to come down!
Parents, thanks for going with your children on the lift. The use of a chairlift is very similar be it in summer or winter, even though you won’t have your skis on your feet ! But skis can help you board safely the chair. It is therefore recommended to be attentive and careful while using the lift.