Adventure Events

Bike Odyssey

An epic mtb race

19th to 26th of June, 2016 in the mountains of Greece

Pindos, the largest mountain range in Greece, will host for the fourth time the toughest mtb race, a cycling odyssey or else “Bike Odyssey 2016”.

Eight days – a prologue & seven stages, in a harsh mtb adventure. From the village of Smixi in Grevena up to the historical city of Amfiklia, this race will be a cycling odyssey for the riders!

This amazing race attracts worldwide interest and offers excitement both at participating athletes and spectators. The route will include both paths and gravel roads in forested landscapes as well as small asphalt sections. The race will be a real mountain adventure for those who love mtb!

Bike Odyssey returns after its huge success in 2015. A magical journey awaits participants with passages from 57 picturesque, mountainous villages of unrivaled natural beauty and historical significance!

"Bike Odyssey" comes in three other versions for those who want to taste a little of magic of the 8-day version. There will be a three-day race, «3-Day Odyssey», alongside the last 3 stages of 8-day Bike Odyssey. In addition the following one day races will take place: “Smixi MTB Race, a race which will be held along with the prologue in Smixi and daylong «1-Day Odyssey» to be held in parallel with the last stage.

Watch the teaser video of the race here.

More information about the whole event in race’s official webpage: www.bikeodyssey.eu
Last update on this event: 30/09/2015
Event added: 30/09/2015
General Event Details
DATE:
Sunday, 19 June 2016 - Sunday, 26 June 2016
EVENT TYPE:
PROVINCE / AREA:
International, Smixi