On the 9th June, the second edition of the Sea Otter Europe-Costa Brava Girona Bike Show will be held in the city of Girona. The festival will host the 3rd round of the Marathon CUP BTT by Scott & Taymory, that will take place in the emblematic zone of the Valley of Llémena. The XCM category will be the 3ª race in the Catalan Marathon Cup.
Departing from Fontajau towards Bescanó crossing the Deveses de Salt park and the river Ter before starting the climb to one of the mythical peaks of the region, Sant Grau. Then we have a fun and fast descent until we reach Las Serres. At this point the participants of the 47Km route will be diverted to face a technical section with steep slopes finishing with with a vertiginous and fun descent in Sant Martí de Llémena where they will rejoin the marathon route.
The marathon will go to Sant Climent d'Amer to face the incredible climb to one of the most emblematic points of the Baroque, the Three Rocs, with the well-known Roca Bandera, which the people of the Valley use to show off their flags. We will enter the mountain of La Barroca following fun, hard and technical singletrack, which make the area one of the most impressive places to mountain bike. We will pass near Santa Lena, Santa Brígida, el Bruguer and Basses.
Once passed through Bassas, you will reach the town of Sant Esteve de Llémena and then take the royal road to the town of Sant Martí and pick up the technical trails featured in the short route.
From here we cross through Sant Gegori and all around the Ter to return on the other side of the river to Fontajau to finish this incredible route.
- XCM PRO, 67km
- XCM OPEN, 67km
- XCC PRO, 47km
- XCC OPEN, 47km