The FULGAZ French Tour is a relay event held across 21 iconic cycling destinations in and around France.
This is a realtime virtual event, all teams and solo riders will be see their tour progress live on our virtual tour tracker
The tour is not only a great mental and physical challenge for you (and your teammates), it will also be helping many fellow Australian's doing it tough by raising much needed funds for Lifeline Australia.
It's a stressful time for many Australians, and we want to do our bit to help. Lifeline Australia are currently inundated with around 3,000 inbound calls per day. That's one call every 30 seconds!
Our goal is to raise at least $40,000.
That's over 750 potentially life saving calls.
So get your team together and join us to conquer France!
Friends, family, colleagues and those important clients, everyone is invited!
The Tour Route
Riders will need to complete all 21 stages listed below (in a relay as a team or solo) in three weeks to be classified as finishers. We anticipate each stage will take approximately 60-90mins to complete depending on your riding ability.
Prizes will be awarded along the way for all sorts of acheivements so make sure you follow FULGAZ on Facebook to keep up to date with all of the fun. Remember this isn't about crossing the line first, it's about enjoying yourself along the way.
We've highlighted a few climbs that may sound familiar to the Tour de France fans out there.
1. Col de Turini (West) - France
Total Distance - 14.95km / Elevation Gain - 1083m
2. Monaco GP Circuit - Monaco
Total Distance - 30km / Elevation Gain - TBC
3. Col du Galibier - France
Total Distance - 17.98km / Elevation Gain - 1218m
4. Harrogate Street Circuit, UCI Worlds 2019 - England
Total Distance - 13.67km / Elevation Gain - 252m
5. Luz Ardiden - France
Total Distance - 13.48km / Elevation Gain - 1030m
6. Ninove to Ghent - Belgium
Total Distance - 37.07km / Elevation Gain - 1036m
7. Lac de Cap de Long - France
Total Distance - 13.51km / Elevation Gain - 1036m
8. Els Angels - Spain
Total Distance - 14.58km / Elevation Gain - 452m
9. Col du Chaussy - France
Total Distance - 10.03km / Elevation Gain - 749m
10. Rocacorba - Spain
Total Distance - 10.61km / Elevation Gain - 758m
11. Col d'Aspin from Arreau - France
Total Distance - 12.07km / Elevation Gain - 767m
12. Box Hill and Ranmore Common - England
Total Distance - 17.66km / Elevation Gain - 355m
13. Col d'Izoard from Brianson - France
Total Distance - 18.88km / Elevation Gain - 1164m
14. Tour de Romandie 2019 Time Trial - Switzerland
Total Distance - 15.32km / Elevation Gain - 172m
15. Mont Ventoux - France
Total Distance - 21.28km / Elevation Gain - 1581m
16. Albispass and Buchenegg - Switzerland
Total Distance - 18.65km / Elevation Gain - 540m
17. Col du Telegraphe - France
Total Distance - 17.45km / Elevation Gain - 831m
18. 6 Laps of London - England
Total Distance - 31.23km / Elevation Gain - 168m
19. Muur van Geraardsbergen and Bosberg - Belgium
Total Distance - 19.06km / Elevation Gain - 264m
20. Gorges de l'Ardeche - France
Total Distance - 30km / Elevation Gain - 1728m
21. Alpe d'Huez
Total Distance - 12.80km / Elevation Gain - 1065m
Leaderboard & Live Tracking
Click on the stage results button below, to see how your doing against the rest of the peloton. Remember there are no points for coming first, just bragging rights!
If your riding as a team make sure each stage is completed only once.
Rider Questions? Check out our info page here
GET SHARING & WIN!!
Don't forget to share pics on Facebook and Instagram during the tour with the hashtag #fulgazfrenchtour.
During week one we will be giving out a Mummu Cycling Riders Pack and a Premax Gift Pack to the two most creative photo's!
Don't forget to follow @fulgazapp to find out if you're a lucky winner!
Tip - Make sure your account is set to public so we can see them!