GreenEDGE Travel – 2019 Paris-Roubaix with Team Mitchelton-SCOTT

Join team Mitchelton-SCOTT for the ultimate backstage pass, as they chase success at the 2019 Paris-Roubaix! 

Exclusive to GreenEDGE Travel, you will join team Mitchelton-SCOTT at their team hotel for a pre-race meet and greet with the riders as they prepare for the Queen of the Spring Classics. You’ll  dine with the team, at their private Cheteau, where the teams sports directors will be able to give you an exclusive, behind a scenes insight into the teams preparations ahead of Sundays big race. Try the cobbles for yourself under the guidance of Director Sportif, Laurenzo Lapage, before enjoying the exhilaration of Paris-Roubaix roadside, all whilst being part of the most exciting team in the peloton.

Highlights:

  • 2 nights in 4 star accommodation
  • Return transfers from Lille
  • Entry into the 2019 Paris Roubaix Challenge ride (145km or 70km)
  • Join team Mitchelton-SCOTT for dinner as they prepare for the Queen of the Cobbles
  • Exclusive post-race drink with team

 

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Day 1

Welcome to Roubaix

April 12, 2019 / Difficulty
/ Distance 30km

Your GreenEDGE Travel hosts will meet you this morning at Gare de Lille Flandres to be transferred to our hotel in Valenciennes.  After check-in we will head out to do reconnaissance of some of the famous Paris-Roubaix pave sectors right on our doorstep including Forrest d’Arenberg.

Following our reconnaissance, we will freshen up before our exclusive meet and greet with the riders and staff from team Mitchelton-SCOTT. We’ll hear sports director Laurenzo Lapage share his thoughts on Sunday’s race and get an insight into the team’s race plan and strategies before meeting the riders for a true insider’s experience.

After the riders head off to rest, team Michelton-SCOTT will host you for dinner at their hotel to continue a night to remember. Over dinner, Laurenzo will give you a ride briefing and tips as you prepare to tackle the Forrest of d’Arenberg and other cobbled sectors of the Paris-Roubaix Challenge tomorrow.

Today’s Ride: 20-40km reconnaissance of Forrest d’Arenberg

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Day 1

Welcome to Roubaix

April 12, 2019

Your GreenEDGE Travel hosts will meet you this morning at Gare de Lille Flandres to be transferred to our hotel in Valenciennes.  After check-in we will head out to do reconnaissance of some of the famous Paris-Roubaix pave sectors right on our doorstep including Forrest d’Arenberg.

Following our reconnaissance, we will freshen up before our exclusive meet and greet with the riders and staff from team Mitchelton-SCOTT. We’ll hear sports director Laurenzo Lapage share his thoughts on Sunday’s race and get an insight into the team’s race plan and strategies before meeting the riders for a true insider’s experience.

After the riders head off to rest, team Michelton-SCOTT will host you for dinner at their hotel to continue a night to remember!

 

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Day 2

Paris Roubaix Challenge Ride

April 13, 2019 / Difficulty
/ Distance 145km/70km

Today is one of the highlights of the tour! Ride Paris-Roubaix!

It is your opportunity to ride the very course Mathew Hayman famously conquered in 2016 and the team will tackle in only 24 hours’ time. You’ll ride the famous cobbled roads of Northern France, including iconic sectors Mons-en-Pevele and Carrefour de l’Aarbe.

Following breakfast, we will transfer you by van to the start of the Paris-Roubaix Challenge, Roubaix Veledrome. After a tough 145km or 70km you will finish your ride in the famous Roubaix velodrome completing a lap (albeit under less pressure than Matty)! Following the sportive we will have the opportunity to visit the Paris-Roubaix museum.

We will then return to Valenciennes for a group dinner to celebrate our achievements and prepare for the big day tomorrow.

Today’s ride: 145km or 70km – Paris Roubaix Sportive ride. Includes finishing the ride into the famous Roubaix velodrome

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Day 2

Paris Roubaix Challenge Ride

April 13, 2019

Take the time to enjoy a relaxed breakfast this morning before we set off for Flanders to explore Koers, The Museum of Cycle Racing. Expect an interactive ride through the history of bicycles and cycling. The museum includes: a 90° cobblestone wall, outstanding trophies, a Service Course filled with racing bikes, testimonies from bike enthusiasts, compelling action images and a rainbow of cycling collection pieces.

Following the museum, we will enjoy a gourmet lunch before heading to Roubaix. Whilst we wait for everyone in the group to finish, we’ll stop at a Belgian Craft Brewery for a tour and tasting session.

We will then return to Valenciennes for a group dinner to celebrate the groups achievements and prepare for the big day tomorrow.

 

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Day 3

The Hell of the North!

April 14, 2019 / Difficulty

The day has arrived. The Queen of the Classics takes place today! After the excitement of Peter Sagan’s 2018 victory Bora–Hansgrohe will be looking to make it back to back victories or will be upstaged by the force of Quickstep? Will Mitchelton-SCOTT’s power riders such as Alex Edmondson, Luke Durbridge or Matteo Trentin take their chance to hold the rock aloft? 2019 is sure to delight as the Hell of the North is well known for throwing up the odd surprise or two.

Today you are part of Team Mitchelton-SCOTT. Our GreenEDGE Travel staff will transfer us to the start line in Compiegne to meet the team as they prepare for one of the toughest one-day races of the season. Your team Mitchelton-SCOTT host will be there to talk you through the day and show you the team bus. Whilst there, take the opportunity to experience the excitement and nerves among all teams.

Just before the riders roll out we will head off in our accredited vans along the course to our first viewing point. There we will be a key asset to team Mitchelton-SCOTT, holding spare wheels aloft on a cobbled sector, available to help any of our riders who puncture or need assistance.

We will then quickly make our way to mythical Trouée d’Arenberg to secure our place roadside to watch the peloton race over the train lines and into the narrow cobbled roads. Following the final rider, our VIP accredited vans will drive through roadblocks and onto the course towards the finish in Roubaix where we will take enjoy the final kms roadside.

Following the race, we will head to the team bus for an exclusive beer with the Mitchelton-SCOTT crew to celebrate another Paris-Roubaix gone. You will then be transferred to Lille for your onward travels.

Today’s ride: No ride – viewing of Paris Roubaix

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Day 3

The Hell of the North!

April 14, 2019

The day has arrived. The Queen of the Classics takes place today! After the excitement of Peter Sagan’s 2018 victory Bora–Hansgrohe will be looking to make it back to back victories or will be upstaged by the force of Quickstep? Will Mitchelton-SCOTT’s power riders such as Alex Edmondson, Luke Durbridge or Matteo Trentin take their chance to hold the rock aloft? 2019 is sure to delight as the Hell of the North is well known for throwing up the odd surprise or two.

Today you are part of Team Mitchelton-SCOTT. Our GreenEDGE Travel staff will transfer us to the start line in Compiegne to meet the team as they prepare for one of the toughest one-day races of the season. Your team Mitchelton-SCOTT host will be there to talk you through the day and show you the team bus. Whilst there, take the opportunity to experience the excitement and nerves among all teams.

Just before the riders roll out we will head off in our accredited vans along the course to our first viewing point. There we will be a key asset to team Mitchelton-SCOTT, holding spare wheels aloft on a cobbled sector, available to help any of our riders who puncture or need assistance.

We will then quickly make our way to mythical Trouée d’Arenberg to secure our place roadside to watch the peloton race over the train lines and into the narrow cobbled roads. Following the final rider, our VIP accredited vans will drive through roadblocks and onto the course towards the veledrome where we will take our place inside the Official VIP Hospitality on the first corner. Our VIP hospitality includes an open bar and lunch, live broadcast of the race on multiple screens and access to the velodrome lawn after the finish.

Following the race, we will head to the team bus for an exclusive beer with the crew to celebrate another Paris-Roubaix gone. You will then be transferred to Lille for your onward travels.

 

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Inclusions
  • 2 nights in 4 star accommodation close to Team Mitchelton-SCOTT
  • Daily breakfast
  • Welcome dinner hosted by 2016 Paris-Roubaix winner Mathew Hayman and sports director Laurenzo Lapage
  • Farewell dinner
  • Opportunity to support team Mitchelton-SCOTT with spare wheels during Paris-Roubaix 2019
  • Exclusive celebration with the team post-race at their team bus
  • Return van transfer to and from Gare de Lille Flandres
  • Entry into the Paris Roubaix Challenge sportive ride (145km or 70km) or Belgium tour including lunch
  • Private vans with TVs to watch multiple Paris-Roubaix sectors live
  • Gourmet picnic lunch on race day
  • Professional staff and mechanical support
  • Support vehicles on all rides (excluding sportive rides)
  • Mitchelton-SCOTT merchandise pack
Exclusions
  • Flights
  • Visas
  • Travel Insurance
  • Bike Hire – available on request.

Prices available in four currencies:

 

EURO

€1,595 per person, twin share

€205 single supplement

 

UNITED STATES DOLLARS

$1,995 per person, twin share

$260 single supplement

 

AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS

$2,495 per person, twin share

$330 single supplement

 

BRITISH POUND

£1,495 per person, twin share

£185 single supplement

Add Ons
Bike Hire – classics appropriate bikes available on request

Additional Information

Land Arrangement

Single, Twin Share Solo, Double, Twin Share, Triple

GreenEDGE Travel – 2019 Paris-Roubaix with Team Mitchelton-SCOTT

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