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Paticipant list for LRM 1400 km Four Corners of Croatia

1) Stephen Kenny, CAN
2) Paul Anderson, USA
3) Stephen Barbazuk, CAN
4) Kseniia Druzhinina, RUS

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LRM 1400 km Four Corners of Croatia (4CC) 2018

The 4 Corners of Croatia is a new event in the Randonneurs Croatie brevet calendar, and so far by far the longest one. It is planned to be organized every year in the 2nd half of June, just before the peak tourist season begins. It will be a reference super brevet in Croatia.

The brevet covers the whole country connecting the easternmost, northernmost, westernmost and southernmost points of Croatia. Leads through different terrain and climate. From Central European windy and hot flat roads, coastal areas of the Adriatic sea and hilly, during the night possibly chilly, mainland. The course runs through the nicest parts of the country, demonstrates almost all the must-ride routes in the area. A unique experience to place it in every randonneur’s bucket list.

The Route

Start:

  • Ilok (18th June 2018 10:00)

Main control pints:

  • Sveti Martin na Muri (LifeClass Terme Sveti Martin na Muri)
    Refreshment and sleeping facilities
  • Umag
    Bag drop facility and refreshment. (Possibly sleeping facility – under negotiation)

Finish:

  • Molunat Autocamp „Monika”
    The auto camp is not officially opened but will be available for a sleep over for a day or two upon arrival (no sleeping equipment in the campsite)

Preliminary GPX – https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26890291

Overall time limit: 110 hours

The organizer will offer personal luggage transfer from start to finish. Bike box transfer will be offered at additional costs.

Detailed roadbook will be published until the end of May, 2018. 

Qualification

4CC is a demanding ride! It will test your body and mind. We would like every starter to reach the finish line in Molunat. Therefore, a qualification standard is adopted: during the registration process every participant has to present the evidence (the homologation number) of at least BRM 600 km successfully finished in the past 12 months or a similar randonneé (like PBP, LEL, MGM, 1001 Miglia Italia or alike) successfully finished in the last two years. 

Registration

Please send you registration data by e-mail to (kornel.boros@gmail.com) kornel.boros (at) gmail (dot) com.

In the email include following:

  • First and last name
  • Date of birth
  • e-mail address
  • GSM phone number you will ause during the ride
  • Proof of meeting the qualification standard (Homologation number of the brevet/randonnee, name of the brevet, date ridden)
  • ICE contact: First and last name, contact number 

The registration will be opened to 1st May, 2018

The registration must be confirmed by registration fee payment until the 15th May, 2018.

Registration fee: 60 EUR

Upon registration, payment details will be communicated by e-mail.

Because of the demanding nature of organization of the LRM 1400 km Four Corners of Croatia, in case of withdrawal after May 15th, 2018 no refund is offered.

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BRM 200 km Zadvarje 2018 – Around Biokovo

To keep things short…

You are invited to ride on the first brevet marathon in 2018 organized by Randonneurs Croatie.

Start and finish is in Zadvarje, a small town between Brela and Šestanovac, situated on the rocks above Cetina river canyon.

I will not specifically describe the route, take a look on the map and gpx records. I recommend many climbs and slopes of the karst field with a lot of views of Biokovo and Mosor, the mountains that separate the costal area of Adriatic from the Dalmatian Zagora, and of the Adriatic sea and the south Dalmatian islands.

The start is on March 24th at 8:00 and the time limit is until 21:30.

Helmet, front white and rear red light, and reflective vest are mandatory for the ride during the night and poor visibility conditions, and will be subject to inspection before and during the brevet.

Information

  • Road Book BRM 200 km Zadvarje 2018 – Oko Biokova
  • Map BRM 200 km Zadvarje 2018 – Oko Biokova
  • gpx files BRM 200 km Zadvarje 2018 – Oko Biokova
  • At the registration before the start, every participant will receive road book, map, brevet card, and has to sign the Liability Statement

Application

Entry fee is 80 kn. For all official finishers there will be available for order commemorative medal at the price of 70 kn. You can submit your application until March 22nd at midnight. In your application include your first and last name, postal and email address, year of birth and cell phone number you intend to use during the brevet. Submit your application (here) sibabic (at) gmail (dot) com.

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LRM 1400 km Four Corner of Croatia

Click on the LRM 1400 km Four Corners of Croatia to find out about the first LRM randonnee organized by Randonneurs Croatie

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Invitation to the BRM 1000 km Sveta Nedelja 2017

Randonneurs Croatie invites you to the brevet BRM 1000 km Sveta Nedelja 2017 organized for the very first time in Croatia. The not very challenging route starts at the Ante Starčević square in Sveta Nedelja, on Thursday, August 24th at 6:00 pm. There are nine check points along the route: Ozalj, Slunj, Delnice, Sisak, Koprivnica, Toplice Sveti Martin, Nova Gradiška, Breznički Hum and Sveta Nedelja. Total of 1,010 km and about 5,800 m of climbing. Time limit for brevet this long is 75 hours, meaning that all the randonneurs reaching the finish line before 9:30 pm on Sunday, August 27th will become official finishers.

Parking space for participant’s vehicles will be in front of the Sport center Sveta Nedelja (http://www.sportskicentarsvetanedelja.com). Registration will take place at the Sport center Sveta Nedelja on Thursday starting from 5:30 pm to 5:45 pm. At 5:45 pm, just after the registration there will be a mandatory meeting followed by a group ride to the starting point on Ante Starčević square in Sveta Nedelja.

In check point Toplice Sveti Martin for all participants there will be organized sleep over, with showers, a meal and a bag drop. A bag, weight not exceeding 5 kg, should be handed over at the registration.

Upon successful finish, all participants will get a meal and possibility to take a shower at the Sport center Sveta Nedelja.

Helmet, front white and rear red light, and reflective vest are mandatory for the ride during the night and in case of poor visibility conditions and will be subject to inspection before and during the brevet.

See you at the start!

Applications

  • Entry fee is 250 kn. All official finishers may order the commemorative medal at the price of 70 kn. You can submit your application until August 21st at 11:59 pm. In your application include your first and last name, postal and email address, as well as the year of birth and cell phone you can be reached at during the brevet – submit you application (here) randonneurs.croatie (at) gmail (dot) com

Information

  • Road Book BRM 1000 km Sveta Nedelja 2017
  • Map BRM 1000 km Sveta Nedelja 2017
  • GPX files BRM 1000 km Sveta Nedelja 2017
  • At the start every participant will receive a road book, map and brevet card, and has to sign the Liability Statement (please note that every participant has to be insured)
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