World Championships Les Gets
2022 marks the 30th anniversary of mountain biking in Les Gets.
Starting with the first French Cup in 1992, the Mountain Bike World Championships is the pinnacle of high-level Mountainbike development in Les Gets.
Every year, thousands of mountain bikers visit the mountain bike region in the French Alps to experience some of the world's best trails and mountain bike infrastructure themself.
Since 2019, Les Gets is back on the UCI world cup circuit and has fast become THE French reference spot for mountain biking!
A brief history of the World Championships
|Lap Distance:||3110 m|
|Elevation Gain:||150 m|
|Altitude Start/Finish:||1160 m|
|Max Altitude:||1243 m|
|STRAVA Segment:||Les Gets Track|
The Climbing Score is a Score between 1 and 5. It expresses how difficult - in terms of climbing - a track is.
The higher the score, the more climbers-heavy a track is.
E.g. a track with Climbing Score 4 is more suited to climbers. A course with Climbing Score 2 describes a flatter course.
Youngest Rider 22 years
Oldest Rider 42 years
Average Age 27.6 years
Youngest Rider 20 years
Oldest Rider 46 years
Average Age 27.5 years