After the most talked edition in history, returns the stages race of reference in our country. As the tradition says, the VolCAT 2017 will be held in the middle of Holy Week, in its 12 edition, the 14th, 15th and 16th of April. The 2017 edition will be the third consecutive year that the VolCAT gives UCI points in the XCS S2 category, becoming a meeting point for the international elite cyclists.
Approximately, the length of the 3 stages will be as follows:
1st Stage. 58 km +1.500 Mts
2nd Stage. 77 km +2.100 Mts
3rd Stage. 43 km +1.100 Mts
3 stages. 3 days. Spectacular landscapes
It is a BTT test that consists of 3 stages in 3 different days. The race crosses the singular landscapes of the central Catalonia, going through a variety of territories that will be enjoyable for the competitors, accompanists and the public. This is thanks to the brilliance of the spots of the circuit. We also hold the Eliminator, test that is getting popular in MTB World Championships. This test will be for the 25 best cyclists of the general classification.
As last year edition, VolCAT will have an only location for all the stages of the race, Igualada, capital of the Anoia region, where the starts and the emotion of the arrival will be lived.
A tour for all the levels
VolCAT is a test for all the levels, with different categories. You can compete in PRO level, to get UCI points of the UCI S2 XCS category. You can also compete in PRO-OPEN level and in the OPEN modality. In the OPEN modality is possible to take part in couples, and in only one stage, two or the three stages. Don’t let go the opportunity of feeling proud of being a finisher of this international prestigious race.
The emotion of the VolCAT is more alive than ever, with new spots and places to discover in the heart of Catalonia.