March 29th – April 4th
The well-known Tour de France partners, Rolf Sørensen and Dennis Ritter, are looking forward to welcoming you for their fourth bike week at Club La Santa. You will bike between 500-600km and face lots of challenges during this exciting week.
“I came to Club La Santa for the first time in 1982, so I know all the good climbs and where the wind makes them extra tough. We are really looking forward to getting in shape and giving the participants a great week.” Rolf Sørensen.
The well-known Tour de France partners, Rolf Sørensen and Dennis Ritter, invite you to join them in Lanzarote for a challenging week with some amazing climbs in a great climate. During the week you can test your legs and push yourself on the very steep climb to Femés and also on the long and beautiful climb to Tabayesco. There will be sandwiches and refreshments on the long rides and by the end of the week you will have cycled between 500-600 km. On one of the evenings there will be a lecture with Rolf & Ritter and on another we will have dinner in one of our restaurants. The week caters for all levels, but you should be able to bike a minimum of 3-5 hours daily at a speed from around 24–30+ km/h
Rolf Sørensen is a former professional cyclist with more than 65 victories, giving him the most wins for a Danish rider. Rolf has ridden the Tour de France several times, has won 2 stages and worn the yellow jersey. Rolf dedicated most of his career to the Spring Classics and short stage races. His biggest victories were Tour of Flanders, Liege-Bastogne-Liege, Paris Tour, Paris-Bruxelles, Tirreno-Adriatico, Tour of Denmark, Tour of Holland and Silver in the Atlanta Olympics.
Apart from that, Rolf has for the past 14 years been working as a commentator and expert on the Danish TV channel, TV2 Sporten. He has written the book “Cykling – con amore” (Cycling – with love), which is a tribute to all lovers of the sport.
Dennis Ritter: is a journalist working on the TV station, TV2. Dennis was working as a Sports journalist on the programme ”TV2 Sporten” since 2004 and was primarily covering cycling, handball and football. Now he is hosting the news on the same TV station. Dennis primarily work as a commentator and TV presenter and have among other things, covered the Tour de France 15 times, The Olympic Games 8 times and several Football championships.
09.30 Briefing: Tias (50-55 km)
16.00 Welcome meeting
09.15 Briefing: Firemountains (60 km)
09.15 Briefing: Femes (90 km)
09.15 Briefing: Tabayesco (90-110 km)
09.15 Briefing: Uga (50-55 km)
09.00 Briefing: Part of the IRONMAN
Lanzarote Bike course (100-160 km)
09.30 Briefing: Puerto Calero (60-65 km)
Book your place now!
The price for the week is 130€, including all activities in the programme, a t-shirt and the celebratory dinner.
Places are limited, early booking is advisable to avoid disappointment. Please note that the camp is restricted to guests staying at Club La Santa.
If you would like to rent a Cannondale Road bike for the week click here
From time to time, there are not enough participants in an event to ensure that everyone can enjoy a good experience, in which case we reserve the right to cancel. This happens rarely and should this occur you would be refunded the full amount.
Once you have booked your accommodation you can book the event by clicking here.