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Partner Training Camps

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CLUB LA SANTA BIKE WEEKS 2019

4 – 17 Jan 2019

Get into early fitness with this specially-arranged Bike Camp organised by Club la Santa on Lanzarote. Andy Cook and his ride leaders will help you get into shape for the forthcoming season.

MALLORCA SPRING BIKE CAMP 2019

2 – 16 Marc 2019

Mallorca in the spring is a cycling paradise and the Andy Cook Mallorca Spring Bike Camp is the best way we know to enjoy the stunning scenery and fabulous roads that the island is famous for.
Our leaders understand all aspects of cycling and make sure that riders of all ability are looked after, with rides of different lengths, speed and terrain.

MALLORCA 312 2019

25 – 29 Apr 2019

SOLD OUT

Andy Cook Cycling is very excited to announce that, after the success of our inaugural 2018 Mallorca 312 Bike Camp, we will once again be offering an exclusive package built around the 2019 edition of this prestigious event.

WOWs – WOMEN ON WHEELS MALLORCA CYCLING HOLIDAY

3 – 7 May 2019

Bikes, wine, sunshine – Andy Cook Cycling’s first female-only cycling holiday on the beautiful island of Mallorca is now open for booking. Join us from Friday 3rd to Tuesday 7th May 2019 for a long weekend of riding on beautiful roads with like-minded people, experienced ride leaders and quality support. Feel like a pro for five days as you forget about the real world and simply soak up the sunshine and stunning scenery in this very special place.

MALLORCA AUTUMN BIKE CAMP 2019

12 – 19 Oct 2019

This bike camp is run on a similar format to our well known Spring Camp but just a little bit more laid back. We will be riding the same fantastic routes across the Island but with a few more cafe stops for those who want them. Our leaders will take groups of riders of different speed and experience so you will always be with people who have the same objectives for the week. After the rides there will be plenty of time to use the great facilities of Club Pollenca, or just chill out around the pools or bars.

We are attending some of the Alpine Cols Camps in 2019 because the focus is on preparing for tough events like the Marmotte, Maratona Tour Transalp or Haute Route. Great riding, great coaches and guides and support. Good advice and all of it personalised. These camps are an important step in equipping you for good and improved results in your targeted events.

TENERIFE

02-09 Feb 2019

The Tenerife coaching camp is your chance to get a great start to the season. Build a strong aerobic base while improving your climbing, descending, pacing, pedalling technique and bike-handling skills under the guidance of our experienced coaching team. Small groups, boutique hotels.

SAINT TROPEZ

includes Granfondo Gassin Golfe de Saint Tropez entry

31 March – 07 April 2019

Our GranFondo coaching camp will help you prepare your major objectives later in the season. Highlights include coaching on your technique, plenty of practice on the GranFondo course and a deep-dive on the use of power. The week concludes with the Granfondo Gassin Golfe de Saint-Tropez on Sunday 07 April.

MEGEVE

includes Time-Megève Mont Blanc sportive event

30 May – 02 June 2019

The first of our Alpine training camps is our traditional long-weekend around the Time-Megève sportive. The focus here is largely on climbing, pacing and descending well during a mountain sportive. Two days of coaching on the same roads will prepare you for a great result in the sportive.

MONT VENTOUX

13 – 16 June 2019

This three-day long weekend based in an outstanding 3* hotel near Bédoin will include the opportunity to climb Mont Ventoux from all three sides, as well as to discover the fantastic Provençal countryside. On the Saturday, you can make an attempt on the famous “Cinglé” challenge and climb the mountain by all three routes on the same day.

INTRODUCTION TO THE ALPS

23 – 29 June 2019

We return to our favourite hotel in the Alps for this introductory trip to the Alps. Experience some of the famous Tour de France climbs at your own pace and with expert coaching on how to ride in the mountains. Possibility to extend by one day and ride the Grand Bo sportive on 30 June.

VALAIS

includes entry to the Tour des Stations or Marmotte Granfondo Valais

04-10 Aug 2019

This training camp is an great objective in its own right, or as a final build-up to the Haute Route Pyrenees or the Haute Route Alps. Based around the excellent Tour des Stations and Marmotte Granfondo Valais events in the Valais region of Switzerland, it will include a thorough reconnaissance of the route as well as the usual focus on technique and a deep-dive on power.

Maybe these are our favourites. Mike and Deb and their team combine to bring the advice and the beauty of the bike and mountain together into one package in the wonderful Pyrenees. We love working and riding with them in their region and that is why we invited them to come to ours. If you want to experience the mountains for the first time and don’t even know how to go down a hill, there are camps for you here. If you are hard and experienced, Mike will help you enjoy it all even more. Hits the spot between hard training and casual and relaxed. I go to their place when I need a break.

GRAND COLS

5 – 12 June and
4 – 11 July and
4 – 11 Sept 2019

Our Grand Cols week is for those that are inspired to conquer the greatest cols in the French Pyrénées. Ride the most famous peaks and add your legend to the Tourmalet, Aubisque, Aspin, Hautacam, Luz Ardiden and many more.
With full support from The Col Collective, ride with and learn from Mike Cotty and the team on the bike each day and recover and relax après velo back at our period guest house.
This is our signature week and is all about escaping to the biggest peaks, helping you become a more accomplished mountain rider and creating memories with The Col Collective that will live with you forever.

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE MOUNTAINS

15 – 21 June  and 
25 – 31 July and
26 Aug – 1 Sept 2019

We are delighted to bring you our Introduction to the Mountains week designed especially for riders with little or no experience of riding the high mountains, but with a passion to do so! You’ve got to start somewhere and The Col Collective would love to help you take that step.

With two decades of mountain experience, Mike Cotty will support you throughout the week on and off the bike with practical advice, real world tips and techniques and the opportunity to put everything into practice on some of the greatest and most historic climbs in cycling.

UNDISCOVERED PYRÉNÉES

24 Jun – 1 Jul and
14 – 21 Sept 2019

The French Pyrénées are a wonderland of exploration and intrigue with many areas often overlooked in search of the more famous cols. Our Undiscovered Pyrénées week is all about heading off the beaten track, taming rugged wilderness and riding in awe at what can so easily be missed. We’ve continually been amazed by what we’ve found when heading into the unknown and now we want to unlock the secrets that we’ve found with you as well. 
With full support from The Col Collective let us show you another side to the Pyrénées that’ll continue to enrich your soul for years to come.
We’ll host just one Undiscovered Pyrénées week this season with have a maximum group size of 10 riders to ensure so that we can offer the highest level of support throughout the week.

TOUR DE FRANCE

15 – 22 Jul 2019

Our Tour de France week will capture the beauty of the mountains and the colours and character of the Tour as it passes through the Pyrénées. Combining peaceful yet challenging ride days with the spectacle of the world’s biggest race, whilst enjoying every minute with The Col Collective. Riding and watching the Tour in the same week is a surreal experience that often has us pinching ourselves in disbelief at just how magical the mountains can be.
We’ll be tackling some off the most legendary climbs in the sport including the Col d’Aubisque, Col d’Aspin, Col du Soulour, Hautacam, Peyresourde and of course the Col du Tourmalet, plus we’ll be getting up close and personal with the Tour as the pros go full gas in the Pyrénées.

VOLCANO TOUR

2019
Jan: 5 – 12, 26 – 2 Feb 
Feb: 9 – 16, 16 – 23
March: 2 – 9, 9-16, 16-23, 23 – 30 
April: 13 – 20, 20 – 27

A unique cycling tour in Tenerife. Challenging rides. Covering 6 days of challenging riding around our home island, with 3 ascents up to the Mt Teide National Park. Complete this Tour and your name will appear on the infamous “Finishers Board” back at our HQ. Tour of the year in 2017!

NEW RIDERS TOUR

2019
Jan: 26 – 2 Feb
Feb: 16 – 23
March: 9-16,23 – 30
April: 13 – 20, 20 – 27

A more compact version of the Volcano tour – featuring less distance and climbing – but still offering the opportunity to conquer Mt Teide.
A fantastic cycling holiday in Tenerife for less experienced or more leisure-orientated riders, who still fancy a bit of a challenge.

CHALLENGE TOUR

2019
Jan: 5 – 12, 26 – 2 Feb
Feb: 9 – 16, 16 – 23
March: 2 – 9, 9 – 16, 16 – 23, 23 – 30
April: 13 – 20, 20 – 27

Prepare your legs and mind for the toughest possible Cycling Tour in Tenerife.
A perfect training block for experienced mountain riders who wish to prepare for a major European sportive (La Marmotte, Maratona dles Dolomites, L´Etape du Tour, Haute Route). The big one!

TENERIFE + LA GOMERA TOUR

19 – 26 Jan 2019

Probably on the top 3 of the toughest tour we have in our program.
A tough 2-peaks cycling holiday, combining the best that Tenerife can offer (Mt. El Teide 2,350m) with the unique beauty of Garajonay National Park (1,400m) on nearby La Gomera. A great bike adventure in Tenerife and La Gomera!

GRAN CANARIA + TENERIFE TOUR

6 – 13 April 2019

2 Peaks tour! 3 superb days of cycling on Gran Canaria where you´ll conquer Pico de las Nieves (1,956m), followed by 3 days of the best routes in Tenerife climbing El Teide (2,350m) and Masca.
A memorable cycling holiday riding the best of Gran Canaria and Tenerife.

ENDURANCE TRAINING CAMP TOUR

VERVE WILL BE THERE!

4 – 11 May 2019

For those who are thinking on how to be a better and faster cyclist. Together with Paco Gonzalez, International Coach from Keiser and Bryan Taylor from Info Crank, we have created this endurance week to teach you how to do it, and even better, you will spend your time with David López, expro rider from Team Sky who will join us during the week. 

PYRENEES CROSSING tour

2019
June: 9 – 16 French Pyrenees (Mediterranean to Atlantic)
June: 16 – 23 Spanish Pyrenees (Atlantic to Mediterranean)

A unique opportunity to join us on this amazing tour where you will be able to ride across the Pyrenees twice, following two iconic, but completely different routes. The tour will run over two consecutive weeks so you could join us for one crossing (a notable feat in itself) or go for both (the mother of all challenges).

MARMOTTE TOUR

29 June – 6 July 2019

A unique cycling week based in a friendly chambre d’hote close to the ‘Mecca’ of French cycling – Bourg d’Oisans.
From here you will follow in the tracks of the great Tour de France pros by sampling the legendary climbs of Alpe d´Huez, Col du Glandon, Col du Galibier and more. A great tour for the cycling purist!

LA VUELTA´S EPIC ClIMBS TOUR

21 – 28 July 2019

A memorable tour taking in a series of the most stunning and iconic climbs in the Asturias / Cantabria región of northern Spain, often featured in the VUELTA A ESPAÑA, such as the mighty Alto del Angliru -toughest climb we´ve ever done!
The Tour takes you to four beautiful locations (staying at 3-4 star hotels). All you have to do is enjoy the views – everything else is taken care of.