CHALLENGE tour

The toughest tour in Tenerife ! Prepare your legs and mind for your big sportive. A perfect tour for those riders who are looking for a challenge or training for any sportive: Marmotte, Haute Route, L´Etape du tour, Dolomites, etc

Cycling Weeks

November

25 > Dec 2


February

17 > 24
24 > March 3 – SOLD OUT

March

3 > 10
17 > 24
31 > April 7 – SOLD OUT

April

14 > 21

May

12 > 19


 

    • • Ride Leaders: guided tours carefully designed by local Delgado brothers, Alberto & Marcos
    • • Duration: 8 days/7 nights – from Saturday to Saturday
    • • Hotel: 4* Paradise Park Spa.
    • • No. of routes: 6
    • • Duration of the routes: 3 to 6 h, coffee breaks
    • • Transfers: TFS Airport-Hotel-TFS Airport
    • • Level: all ages, levels and abilities are welcome
    • • Support van: full support on the road (nutrition, water, iso drinks, bananas, nuts, etc)
    • • Gift: 1 x TBT pink cycling jersey. For each jersey we´ll donate 1€ to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation!
    • • PAELLA party: a delicious paella for lunch after our 6th ride, hosted by Mama Delgado.
    • • Starters include homemade guacamole, Serrano ham & Chorizo sausage. Wine & beer is included in the price.

TENERIFE – the island of pros

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Good weather conditions all year round (min 15ºC – max 30ºC)
Superior Training Terrain with climbs to El Teide 2,350 m (7,709 ft) that rival the toughest of the Alps (Stelvio and Mortirolo)
Bike Friendly Roads, almost non-existent traffic, smooth mountain roads.

Hotel Paradise Park and Spa 4*

Our training camp is based at the 4-star Paradise Park Spa Hotel on the south coast of the island in a perfect location to start our routes.


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paella

The Rides

We’ll have a fully supported ride with our usual TBT experienced ride leaders and Support Van. Our weekly program of supported rides is highlighted below.

DAY RIDE DISTANCE ELEVATION GAIN
SATURDAY: Arriving day- No route
SUNDAY: “Vilaflor” – “click on the image for larger view”
volcano-01-day
84 km
(52 miles)
2.450 m
(8.050 ft)
MONDAY: “Abades” – “click on the image for larger view”
volcano-02-day
110 km
(68 miles)
2,500 m
(7,200 ft)
TUESDAY: “King ́s day” – First challenge of the week!“click on the image for larger view”
volcano-03-day
123 km
(76 miles)
3,500 m
(11,500 ft)
WEDNESDAY: Recovery day – “click on the image for larger view”
volcano-04-day
43 km
(27 miles)
800 m
(2,625 ft)
THURSDAY: “Queen ́s day” – our biggest challenge!“click on the image for larger view”
volcano-05-day
175 km
(109 miles)
4,500 m
(14,700 ft)
FRIDAY: “Vilaflor” + Paella Party“click on the image for larger view”
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82 km
(51 miles)
2,750 m
(9,000 ft)
TOTAL 543 km
(338 miles)
13,500 m
(44,300 ft)

We´ll finish the 6th route in our typical Canarian House in the North of the island, where Mama Delgado will greet you with a warm smile and the wonderful aroma of her expert cooking; the centre piece of which is always a huge Paella, cooked the traditional way, of course.

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local Delgado family

The Top Support

  • • The best staff in the industry – local Delgado family – check out our Testimonial page
  • • 2-3 experienced ride leaders on every stage
  • • 1-2 x support vans with water, iso drinks, fruit and nutrition on each ride
  • • Experienced Mechanical Assistance
  • • Our top-of-the line BMC full carbon (Ultegra, Disc or Di2 rental bikes
local Delgado family

What’s Included

  • • 8 days / 7 nights fully accompanied trip
  • • Hotel: 4* Paradise Park Spa
  • • Half board (breakfast & dinner)
  • • 6 guided routes carefully designed by local Delgado brothers: Alberto & Marcos
  • • Coaching and technical tips (if needed) by Alberto Delgado (qualified for World Championship IRONMAN in Hawaii 2015)
  • • Transfers: TFS Airport-Hotel-TFS Airport
  • • 2-3 ride leaders on every stage
  • • Experienced mechanic
  • • Support-van with water, bananas, iso drinks, nuts, etc.
  • • Briefings, TBT daily maps, cue sheets and elevation profiles for each stage
  • • 1 x TBT pink cycling jersey. For each jersey we´ll donate 1€ to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation!
  • • Delicious PAELLA for lunch after our 6th ride, hosted by Mama Delgado
  • • Starters: homemade guacamole, Serrano ham & Chorizo sausage. Wine & beer is included in the price…… and WALL of FAME!
  • • A memorable cycling training camp

What’s Not Included

  • • Airfare
  • • Travel and personal insurance – recommended
  • • Extras at the hotel, phone charges, mini-bar
  • • Lunch
  • • Rental Bikes Available – BMC full carbon (Ultegra, Disc or Di2)

Price

  • • 984€ per person (double occupancy)
  • • Single supplement: 100€
  • • 499€ per person (without accommodation)
  • • Non-riders: 30% discount
  • • 8% discount for returning customers!

*7% tax