The First Caminhos de Rosa Classic Bike Chalenge will happen on the 17th August 2019 at the small town of Morro da Garça-MG. the total length of the race is 160km (100 miles) with 5,000 cumulative gain and 2,440 positive gain.
For the event only a traditional Brazilian bike called Barra forte circular or Barra Forte bile model are alowed to be used.
Cover yourself in nostalgia and good luck!!
The chalenge here personal. Each athlete have to ride every single mile.
Check the times and cuts for each category
• 100 Miles
17th August – Saturday
Morro da Garça – MG
9am – Kit pick up
12pm – Briefing
1pm – Start
18th August – Sunday
12pm – Deadline to finish
Finish Line – Guimarães Rosa Museum
(click to see the map)
Av. Padre João, 443 | Cordisburgo – MG
Click to navigate trough the course map.
You can also donwload a PDF of the course.
Registered Athletes / 2019
Get to khow the ones that have already chosem to face the Minas Gerais Backlands.
“Many details are necessary to explain the magnitude of this challenge. I only want to congratulate the organizers and hope that next year will be better than this year, but never let this beginning essence get lost. All the best and success for you.”
– ROGÉRIO PACHECO, BELO HORIZONTE/MG
“It is more a symbolic desert than a real one, because be or not to be transposable does not depends on geografic reality, but also your strong psicology.”
– ANTONIO CANDIDO, SÃO PAULO/SP
“I believe you have one of the Best routes I have ever been around the world… and I only run half of it!”
– AJULIO LATINI, SÃO PAULO/SP
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