Desafío La Titánica

Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain
16 Mar, 2024 (Sat)

Cycling

96.5 km, 143 km

About the event

Experience the ultimate challenge of endurance at the FREE MOTION Desafío La Titánica, a world-renowned event endorsed by UCI. Take on the demanding route that will push your physical and mental limits to the edge. Be prepared for a truly epic day of climbing ramps, navigating hairpin turns, and taking in breathtaking landscapes. Don't miss your chance to conquer the ultimate test of strength and determination.

Races offered by this event

Valley of Tears

16 Mar, 2024 (Sat) - 08:00
Cycling
143 km
3510 m of elevation gain
Solo
On site
Road
Hilly
Island
Mountain range
Scenic

Los Azulejos

16 Mar, 2024 (Sat) - 08:00
Cycling
96.5 km
1940 m of elevation gain
Solo
On site
Road
Hilly
Island
Mountain range
Scenic

Course details

Course highlights

DESAFÍO LA TITÁNICA – VALLEY OF TEARS Departure at 8:00 h from Playa de Mogán at controlled speed, we take the motorway and pass through the Mogán tunnel, at the exit of the tunnel we turn right to take the GC-500 from Taurito. We cross Playa del Cura, Tauro and the first pass through Amadores to Puerto Rico where the first timed section starts in a 3rd category pass which counts towards the Mountain Classification Award. Descent and another pass through Amadores, Puerto Rico, Anfi del Mar, Arguineguín and Rotonda del Pajar where we turn left. After 2 km on the GC-505 the second timed section of 21 km in length begins, with a first 12 km section on a false flat uphill and then the ascent to the Barranquillo Andrés/Pie de la Cuesta pass of 1st category with 9 km at an average gradient of 8.1%, also scoring points. Descent to Pie de la Cuesta where there is a light refreshment station and start in three groups depending on the order of arrival. Ascent of 11 km with several rests until Degollada de Tasartico of 2nd category. Further descent to La Aldea de San Nicolás where the main refreshment post will be located. The final special category ascent to Degollada del Humo through the Valley of The Tears, el Valle de Las Lágrimas, 21 km with an average gradient of over 6% and several stretches with sustained ramps of 21%. Light refreshments and controlled descent in groups to Playa de Mogán, where it is compulsory for all participants to cross the finish line in order to appear in the classification. DESAFÍO LA TITÁNICA – LOS AZULEJOS Departure at 8:00 h from Playa de Mogán at controlled speed, we take the motorway and pass through the Mogán tunnel, at the exit of the tunnel we turn right to take the GC-500 from Taurito. We cross Playa del Cura, Tauro and the first pass through Amadores to Puerto Rico where the first timed section starts in a 3rd category pass which counts towards the Mountain Classification Award. Descent and another pass through Amadores, Puerto Rico, Anfi del Mar, Arguineguín and Rotonda del Pajar where we turn left. After 2 km on the GC-505 the second timed section of 21 km in length begins, with a first 12 km section on a false flat uphill and then the ascent to the Barranquillo Andrés/Pie de la Cuesta pass of 1st category with 9 km at an average gradient of 8.1%, also scoring points. Descent to Pie de la Cuesta where there is a light refreshment station and start in three groups depending on the order of arrival. Ascent of 11 km with several rests until Degollada de Tasartico of 2nd category. Further descent to La Aldea de San Nicolás where the main refreshment post will be located. The final special category ascent to Degollada del Humo through the Valley of The Tears, el Valle de Las Lágrimas, 21 km with an average gradient of over 6% and several stretches with sustained ramps of 21%. Light refreshments and controlled descent in groups to Playa de Mogán, where it is compulsory for all participants to cross the finish line in order to appear in the classification.

Start address

Playa de Mogán, Spain

Finish address

Playa de Mogán, Spain

Route map

route map

What’s included in entry

These are included in your entry
Drink Stations
Bag drop
Timing chip (single use)
Toilets
technical-assistance
Accident insurance
Nutrition Stations
Medical Assistance

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