La Marmotte

173,8 km ^ 1385 m max. 2,85% avg. 15% max. 3 days

Ride the route of La Marmotte, the most famous cyclosportive event in the world that features four legendary Tour de France mountains. These videos combine all climbs of La Marmotte in to the finish on the Alpe d’Huez (1860m). To reach that mountain, you will have to conquer the Col du Glandon (1924m), the Col du Télégraphe (1556m) and the impressive Col du Galibier (2646m) and every descend and valley in between. Take the challenge and climb them one by one. La Marmotte was first held in 1982. Each year, 7000 amateur riders from all over the world participate in the race. Some winners later became famous professional riders, such as Laurent Brochard (1992), Patrice Halgand (1996) and Laurens ten Dam (2003).

WHAT DO I NEED?
To join the Marmotte challenge you’ll need the following:

  1. Tacx Smart trainer
  2. Subscription to Tacx Premium
  3. Tacx Training App

To complete the challenge you’ll have to finish the following films within 3 consecutive days (not necessarily in this order):

  • Marmotte 1 – Col du Glandon, Allemond
  • 46,22km
  • Uphill: 1,39km
  • Avg incline: 0,7%
  • Altimeters: 1385m
  • Marmotte 2 – Col du Télégraphe
  • 49,2km
  • Uphill: 1,14km
  • Avg incline: 0,6%
  • Altimeters: 1143m
  • Marmotte 3 – Col du Galibier
  • 50,60km
  • Uphill: 1,23km
  • Avg incline: – 0,6%
  • Altimeters: 1229m
  • Marmotte 4 – Alpe d’Huez
  • 27,75km
  • Uphill: 1,15km
  • Avg incline: 2,8%
  • Altimeters: 1152m

REGULATIONS

  • Ride all 4 videos mentioned above in full.
  • Complete the 4 videos mentioned above within 3 consecutive days.
  • Cheating by filling in an incorrect weight is not allowed, you’ll be disqualified and cannot join the challenge.
  • You’ll have to complete the challenge individually, it is not allowed to ride it with multiple riders.
  • It is not allowed to ride a film in parts, each film has to be completed in one session.

To enter and join the list of heroes, upload your activity on the right handed side of this page. When you enter, you agree with the terms and conditions for Tacx promotions and activities. Please note: you’ll have to finish all the films mentioned above before submitting the form.

La Marmotte Heroes

nr. Name Country Date Time
1 Niels Volman The Netherlands March 17th 2019 09:52:50
2 John Verberkt The Netherlands March 17th 2019 10:39:30
3 Kevin Keßler Germany March 17th 2019 06:19:31
4 Matthias Mejuto Germany March 18th 2019 07:39:17
5 Marc Noten The Netherlands March 18th 2019 07:50:12
6 Matt McLen-Howells Wales March 20th 2019 07:39:58
7 Kenneth Wiklund Sweden March 23rd 2019 08:38:58
8 Sergei Melnikov Russia March 24th 2019 06:29:12
9 Robert Zwingler Germany March 24th 2019 08:56:21
10 Vincent Lewandowski France March 27th 2019 06:53:13
11 Jon Jørgensen Denmark March 31st 2019 07:39:54
12 Bert van Zantvoort The Netherlands April 9th 2019 08:22:17
13 Wojtek Lebiq Poland April 1st 2019 08:34:43
14 Mateusz Pokrywka Poland March 23rd 2019 09:30:18
15 Tjisse van der Hoek The Netherlands March 24th 2019 07:48:55
16 Janis Steins Latvia April 5th 2019 06:31:47
17 Peter Horvat Slovenia April 5th 2019 09:37:17
18 Silvan Purschwitz Germany April 6th 2019 09:31:36
19 Bert van Zantvoort The Netherlands April 9th 2019 08:22:17
20 Dan Burke Canada April 10th 2019 12:12:35
21 Thomas Reuter Germany April 13th 2019 09:30:42
22 Claudia Reuter Germany April 13th 2019 10:10:51
23 Fredrik Rothstein Sweden April 14th 2019 07:38:47
24 Attila Végh Hungary April 16th 2019 12:33:21
25 Michael Sandiford United Kingdom April 18th 2019 07:17:47
26 João Pombinho Portugal April 19th 2019 08:13:45
27 Patrick Bals Netherlands April 24th 2019 07:57:23
28 Jean Pierre Morin Canada April 24th 2019 10:38:41
29 Matthieu BRENIAUX-EMATCHOUA France April 27th 2019 09:11:26
30 Bart Villé Belgium April 29th 2019 07:26:09
31 Wil van Zantvoort The Netherlands April 30th 2019 09:07:46
32 Danni Mierzwa Denmark May 2nd 2019 07:41:25
33 Kevin Murray Ireland May 3rd 2019 08:18:02
34 Sander Langereis The Netherlands May 5th 2019 08:33:09
35 Ronny Stofferis Belgium May 3rd 2019 08:50:28
36 Marcia Provost Belgium May 6th 2019 08:20:02
37 Rolf Poelstra The Netherlands April 30th 2019 09:27:29
38 Serge Michel Lapointe Canada May 11th 2019 07:39:26
39 Paweł Wachowiak Poland May 12th 2019 07:38:57
40 Roland Krismer AUSTRIA May 12th 2019 09:36:20
41 Benedikt Bongarth Germany May 12th 2019 09:09:12
42 Voitek Klimiuk AU April 20th 2019 09:38:19
43 Martijn Mees ten Oever The Netherlands May 26th 2019 08:06:46
44 Henri Schellen The Netherlands June 1st 2019 10:37:13
45 Roland Krismer Austria May 12th 2019 09:36:18
46 Franz Franz France June 7th 2019 07:46:39
47 Claudio Ferreira Brazil June 11th 2019 08:31:00
48 Markus Lauber Germany June 13th 2019 07:00:27
49 Geert Roosen Belgium June 19th 2019 07:46:34
50 Davide Rodi France July 3rd 2019 09:04:08
51 Oliver Scheffer Germany March 18th 2019 08:27:48
52 Kim Bonde Denmark July 29th 2019 07:19:12
53 Félix Urain Spain August 8th 2019 06:17:20
54 Simon van Rij The Netherlands August 18th 2019 07:38:33
55 Sjoerd Douma The Netherlands September 15th 2019 06:29:25
56 Maris Smits Netherlands September 29th 2019 08:07:52
57 Youp Smits Netherlands September 30th 2019 07:36:45
58 Martijn van der Lee Netherlands October 2nd 2019 08:25:29
59 Artur Juchniewicz Poland October 5th 2019 08:50:33
60 Gerald Streubert Germany October 19th 2019 07:17:03
61 Enrique Leal Sanjuan Belgium October 21st 2019 08:42:33
62 Oleg Golovliov Lithuania October 29th 2019 05:33:01
63 Thomas Pfaffinger Germany November 1st 2019 08:35:27
64 Zbyszek Gawrylo Poland November 5th 2019 07:29:06
65 Pedro Galvao Belgium November 17th 2019 10:05:46
66 Lars Wendler France November 17th 2019 07:22:36
67 Sascha Dittfurth Germany November 24th 2019 08:02:57
68 Sebastian Kruse Germany November 24th 2019 07:12:27
69 Grigoriy Ternovskoy Russia November 26th 2019 09:59:00
70 Randy McBeath United States November 28th 2019 09:00:55
71 Rob Miller United States December 1st 2019 09:10:53
72 Pascal Peuch Germany December 1st 2019 06:17:16
73 Leo Keesman The Netherlands December 8th 2019 09:12:13
74 Bastian Wein Germany December 9th 2019 08:55:28
75 Thierry Rousselle France December 11th 2019 07:35:52
76 Martijn van der Plas The Netherlands December 16th 2019 08:36:50
77 Alasdair Auchterlonie United Kingdom December 16th 2019 07:26:31
78 Eddy Boon Belgium December 17th 2019 09:37:17
79 Thomas Bagnus France December 18th 2019 10:48:35
80 Ori Zur Israel December 20th 2019 09:18:08
81 Javier Acebes Spain December 21st 2019 07:44:07
82 Lukasz Krolikowski Poland December 22nd 2019 09:50:15
83 Benoit Allemany France December 22nd 2019 08:42:25
84 Patrick Laurent France December 25th 2019 07:46:59
85 Kurt Lambrechts Belgium December 28th 2019 10:22:37
86 Emanuel Van Praag The Netherlands December 29th 2019 08:50:30
87 Dan Österberg Sweden December 30th 2019 08:27:20
88 jerome Bousset France January 4th 2020 10:08:51
89 Rui Fonte-Boa Portugal January 4th 2020 07:58:07
90 David Weir England January 5th 2020 07:44:39
91 Andreas Luginbuehl Switzerland January 5th 2020 11:58:13
92 Jan Boersma The Netherlands January 11th 2020 08:11:53
93 Peter Ramsteijn The Netherlands January 12th 2020 09:46:36
94 Alasdair McAlpine United Kingdom January 13th 2020 07:53:58
95 Nicolas Mougel France January 20th 2020 09:12:30
96 Daniele Recluta Germany January 21st 2020 08:27:50
97 Thomas Potter United Kingdom January 23rd 2020 09:48:51
98 Dan Benisz United States January 25th 2020 08:05:18
99 Jürgen Uchtmann Germany January 26th 2020 07:43:32
100 Ronald Schmohl Deutschland February 2nd 2020 08:44:40
101 Michel Pinto Machado Portugal February 7th 2020 08:17:52
102 Bo Eriksson Sweden February 9th 2020 07:56:11
103 Oleg Kochetkov Russia February 14th 2020 08:02:42
104 Eddy Thijs Belgium February 15th 2020 09:26:57
105 Jason Thomas United Kingdom February 15th 2020 10:38:46
106 Michael Feinstein United States February 16th 2020 09:07:40
107 Mark Ver Elst Belgium February 18th 2020 09:00:47
108 Steffen Meier Germany February 22nd 2020 07:57:15
109 Thomas Hercher Germany April 4th 2020 04:41:20
110 John McCarthy United States February 27th 2020 07:51:12
111 Philip John Bickerstaff United Kingdom March 3rd 2020 09:27:25
112 BC Kletta United States March 3rd 2020 07:25:10
113 Sven Dammann Germany February 24th 2020 09:14:53
114 Harm Hilverts The Netherlands March 7th 2020 08:27:14
115 Mark Hancocks United Kingdom March 8th 2020 09:00:30
116 James Hirst United Kingdom March 8th 2020 07:48:49
117 Artur Santos Luxemburg March 11th 2020 07:22:54
118 Jim Trout United States March 18th 2020 07:05:42
119 Yannick van der Ploeg The Netherlands March 18th 2020 07:35:49
120 Edd Udale United Kingdom March 20th 2020 08:44:56
121 Gaspar Mesquida Galmés Spain March 20th 2020 07:34:06
122 Rikke Olesen Denmark March 4th 2020 10:28:21
123 Philippe de Tartas France March 18th 2020 08:27:46
124 petitjean Xavier France March 22nd 2020 07:59:08
125 Sylvain Lafrance Canada March 22nd 2020 07:05:27
126 Patrizio Saladini Italy March 24th 2020 07:51:19
127 Jocelyn Chamoreau France March 24th 2020 07:27:09
128 Sebastian Baumeister Germany March 24th 2020 08:44:55
129 Walter Magni Italy March 24th 2020 07:31:35
130 Andreas Klatzka Germany March 24th 2020 12:19:53
131 Victor Marquet France March 25th 2020 08:20:41
132 Gérald MAC-WING France March 25th 2020 08:52:53
133 Felipe Salinas Spain March 26th 2020 07:10:24
134 Toni Jovanovski Australia March 27th 2020 08:28:57
135 Adrianus Fousert France March 28th 2020 06:55:49
136 Giuseppe Franzini Italy March 29th 2020 08:22:29
137 Jakub Röhrich Czech republic March 29th 2020 09:38:34
138 Yohan Le Berre France March 26th 2020 07:24:54
139 Ivan Barcos France March 29th 2020 07:55:20
140 Ricardo Melim Portugal March 29th 2020 07:46:00
141 Thomas Jourdain France March 30th 2020 08:17:14
142 Nina Heike Germany March 30th 2020 10:02:30
143 Andrea Del Piccolo Italy March 20th 2020 08:45:39
144 Sergey Karymov Russia April 5th 2020 08:04:50
145 Guillaume Anaise France April 7th 2020 09:30:07
146 KG Lee Australia April 9th 2020 08:33:12
147 Miguel Pacheco Colombia April 2nd 2020 06:35:08
148 Lilian Roksnoer France April 8th 2020 07:40:42
149 Miran Bole Italy April 10th 2020 06:28:02
150 Nicola Gaudenzi Italy April 10th 2020 07:52:53
151 Eduardo Onsurbe Garcia Spain April 10th 2020 09:42:52
152 Werner Braun Austria April 11th 2020 07:21:45
153 Doug Corner Canada April 11th 2020 07:43:31
154 Martin Smilkstein United States April 12th 2020 09:17:03
155 Ed Porter Switzerland April 12th 2020 08:18:27
156 Claudio Faragalli Italy April 11th 2020 08:28:35
157 Alexander Kracke Germany April 12th 2020 09:16:15
158 Michael Carr United Kingdom April 12th 2020 10:27:40
159 Stephen Carr United Kingdom April 12th 2020 10:56:00
160 Elena Martin United Kingdom April 12th 2020 08:59:12
161 Artem Mosalev Russia April 12th 2020 07:37:11
162 Luca Rubechini Italy April 12th 2020 07:59:15
163 Raui Ruiberriz Spain April 13th 2020 07:35:23
164 Wojciech Szubert Poland April 12th 2020 08:40:11
165 Peter Flikweert The Netherlands April 13th 2020 11:00:31
166 Massimo Colaiocco Italy April 13th 2020 08:33:13
167 Mario Pregetter Germany April 13th 2020 09:22:24
168 Eric van Roon The Netherlands April 14th 2020 08:32:17
169 Davide De Luca Italy April 15th 2020 08:21:21
170 Simon nodari Canada April 15th 2020 08:12:11
171 Marc van Greunsven The Netherlands April 15th 2020 07:44:16
172 Sergio Berrincha Portugal April 16th 2020 07:45:11
173 Gilles Laroze France April 17th 2020 08:50:29
174 Silvano Maffoni Italy April 17th 2020 07:04:26
175 Marcin Moroz Poland April 17th 2020 08:52:00
176 Peter Denheen Scotland April 18th 2020 12:35:43
177 Nicola liera Italy April 18th 2020 06:57:16
178 Christiaan Franken The Netherlands April 18th 2020 07:20:51
179 David Platt United States April 18th 2020 09:13:06
180 Paolo Riva Italy April 19th 2020 09:23:15
181 Manfred Ingo Einspieler Austria April 19th 2020 08:20:26
182 Juha Relander Finland April 19th 2020 07:32:19
183 Piotr Wojtaszewski Poland April 19th 2020 09:06:21
184 Doug Roberts United States April 19th 2020 06:44:29
185 Maxence Vaz France April 19th 2020 09:50:28
186 Henri Vehviläinen Finland April 20th 2020 08:52:51
187 Piotr Butryn Poland April 20th 2020 11:05:52
188 Jean-Philippe Notteghem France April 20th 2020 09:01:21
189 Michał Hüpsch Poland April 20th 2020 08:47:28
190 Manuel José Fernández Spain April 20th 2020 09:32:26
191 Florian Witte Germany April 21st 2020 08:24:18
192 Martin Hillier United Kingdom April 21st 2020 08:14:59
193 lonne ludovic france April 22nd 2020 09:24:34
194 Freddie Guilloux France April 18th 2020 06:24:05
195 Didier Arnoud France April 24th 2020 06:51:18
196 Erwin Bernauer Austria April 22nd 2020 07:26:38
197 Frederic Monteiro France April 22nd 2020 07:20:52
198 Arnaud Dupays France April 24th 2020 07:33:49
199 Ludovic Terreil France April 24th 2020 07:16:20
200 James Lawler United Kingdom April 25th 2020 07:38:39
201 Julien Danielzcyk france April 26th 2020 08:03:35
202 Jesus Toro Gomez Spain April 27th 2020 08:12:16
203 Thomas Stöcker Germany April 29th 2020 09:22:58
204 Kevin Budding The Netherlands April 30th 2020 07:13:46
205 Nicola Freeth Spain April 28th 2020 10:46:33
206 Perret Arnaud France April 17th 2020 08:08:41
207 Grégoire Olivier France April 30th 2020 08:35:29
208 Chris Sprott United Kingdom May 1st 2020 07:35:47
209 Wolfgang Hammer Austria May 1st 2020 07:30:00
210 Mateusz Kotkowski Poland May 1st 2020 07:13:00
211 Alejandro Pineda France April 26th 2020 10:28:19
212 Yoann Skraburski France May 1st 2020 06:56:09
213 Mikko Salonen Finland May 3rd 2020 11:52:57
214 Csaba Novák Hungary May 3rd 2020 08:58:14
215 John Heath France May 3rd 2020 13:00:05
216 Erico Allain Brasil May 3rd 2020 07:20:24
217 Manuele Brambilla Italy May 3rd 2020 08:47:21
218 Frank Illerhues United States May 3rd 2020 07:27:06
219 Joan Van Loon Belgium May 3rd 2020 12:00:24
220 Morgan Le Clerc France May 4th 2020 07:20:58
221 Thomas Hayere France April 22nd 2020 08:38:53
222 Leon Gradišar Slovenia April 24th 2020 10:15:47
223 Giovanni Pettini Belgium May 3rd 2020 09:37:52
224 Morten Steiness Danmark May 11th 2020 08:48:00
225 Andy Lenthall United Kingdom May 11th 2020 11:04:54
226 Ken Rijmenants Belgium May 13th 2020 07:12:45
227 Steven Young United Kingdom May 15th 2020 11:24:58
228 Michael Blackledge United Kingdom May 16th 2020 10:32:46
229 Jan Svarre Denmark May 4th 2020 07:06:59
230 Alwyn Rautenbach South Africa April 22nd 2020 10:03:56
231 Henrik Sloth Denmark May 18th 2020 08:30:07
232 Geoffroy SARRAN France May 19th 2020 06:59:31
233 francisco javier wong Bejarano united States May 20th 2020 06:40:39
234 Konrad Suszczynski-Rodriguez Poland May 25th 2020 07:57:14
235 Philip Davidson Germany May 25th 2020 11:15:58
236 Tobias Heid Germany May 25th 2020 10:34:59
237 Brian Dodson United States May 25th 2020 13:28:52
238 Filemon Palacios Singapore May 25th 2020 10:04:58
239 Peter van Rijn Netherlands May 23rd 2020 08:10:13
240 Jack Nitzsche United States May 28th 2020 11:58:11
241 Pierre De Miribel France May 3rd 2020 09:48:46
242 François Broca Belgium May 30th 2020 15:07:22
243 Anton Brown United Kingdon May 31st 2020 08:04:01
244 Cristian de la Fuente Chile May 31st 2020 09:06:50
245 Tom Aerts Belgium June 1st 2020 08:44:16
246 Leopoldo Lorenzini Chile June 1st 2020 08:05:15
247 Jose Elimelech Chile June 1st 2020 07:34:30
248 Gonzalo Larraguibel Chile June 1st 2020 09:50:02
249 Jorge Moya Chile June 1st 2020 08:17:12
250 Rodrigo Javier Donosod Fagandini Chile June 1st 2020 07:41:26
251 Juan Ignacio Correa Chile June 1st 2020 08:10:47
252 Daniel Frick Switzerland May 6th 2020 07:01:26
253 Dan Rodrigues Israel April 25th 2020 08:01:53
254 Timothy Carpenter France April 22nd 2020 08:23:56
255 Arjan Buteijn The Netherlands June 6th 2020 07:45:53
256 Sjoerd Hakstege - van Eekhout The Netherlands June 6th 2020 07:01:44
257 Kevan Roberts United Kingdom June 9th 2020 11:28:08
258 Loic Brachet Singapore June 8th 2020 07:55:44
259 Loic Brachet Singapore May 3rd 2020 09:28:50
260 Manuel Broggini Switzerland June 11th 2020 08:31:21
261 Dennis Gevers Germany June 11th 2020 08:40:25
262 Marcelo luis Gonzalez Garcia Spain June 10th 2020 09:05:03
263 Rudy Vansingel Belgium June 12th 2020 12:08:08
264 Tony Bainbridge United Kingdom June 13th 2020 12:53:27
265 Catherine Bainbridge United Kingdom June 13th 2020 11:42:19
266 ATHANASIOS PELLAS Greece June 14th 2020 08:49:35
267 Xavier Noguerola Germany June 19th 2020 07:56:47
268 Glauber Lima Brazil May 17th 2020 09:11:50
269 Frederic DOSJOUB France June 25th 2020 09:00:54
270 Brian Rewentborg Denmark May 13th 2020 07:40:01
271 Ian Sampson United Kingdom July 5th 2020 09:27:54
272 Andre Goes The Netherlands July 6th 2020 09:24:23
273 Michael Caulfield Ireland July 2nd 2020 13:03:21
274 Torben Andersen Denmark July 7th 2020 08:28:22
275 Piotr Ostrowski Poland July 14th 2020 09:37:13
276 Aldo Santillana Argentina July 14th 2020 08:53:32
277 Emmanuel Garcia Yniesta Mexico July 15th 2020 08:44:33
278 Sascha Kruczyk Germany July 14th 2020 10:33:49
279 Paul Gerthoffert France July 16th 2020 09:14:25
280 Christian Rasmussen Denmark July 4th 2020 09:17:16
281 Erich Byers United States July 17th 2020 06:46:16
282 Cameron Hill Australia July 23rd 2020 09:07:23
283 Yoshitaka Matsuda Japan August 10th 2020 11:10:23
284 Gordon Foote Australia August 18th 2020 09:46:50
285 Waclaw Janikowski Germany August 23rd 2020 09:49:37
286 Joe Liposky USA August 8th 2020 08:45:19
287 Alfredo Neumann Argentina August 17th 2020 07:48:03
288 Thomas Dahlsgaard Petersen Denmark August 29th 2020 07:06:06
289 Gilles Delbeke Belgium August 31st 2020 08:58:05

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