In memory of Eric van de Sande, we are organizing our second Mont Ventoux Experience in conjunction with the 10th edition of the Tour du ALS
- Travel on the basis of bed and breakfast
- Stay in luxury boutique home of Cycle Coffee Society
- Climbing mythical Mont Ventoux on different sides
June 04, 2022 / June 10, 2022
There are still 12 tickets available.
€200,00 - €450,00
4Gold starter pack bicycle tour
- Experience box with 4Gold supplements
- Discover our gastrointestinal friendly sports nutrition
- Perfect to get acquainted with our products or to give as a gift.
- 4 Energy Bars
- 4 Isotonic Gels
- 6 Single Servings Carbo Electro
- 2 Golden Bottle 600 ml
Sports Massage CCS House
In memory of Eric, we are organizing our second Mont Ventoux Experience in conjunction with the 10th edition of the Tour du ALS A challenging cycling vacation up and around France's most striking mountain on a road bike. This trip is on the world's most popular mountain takes you over the mythical col as well as the beautiful surroundings. In 2022 it is extra special that this edition is simultaneously the 10th anniversary edition of Tour du ALS! We will not let this go by unnoticed of course.
On behalf of the children, family and foundation of Eric in het zadel the registration for the TOUR DU ALS will be paid for with a minimum of €1.500,- per participant from the donation that will be made to TOUR DU ALS. If you would like to make an extra contribution, of course that is always possible.
In the village of Bedoin we offer a super location for cycling vacations near the Mont Ventoux. In the center of Bedoin lies the small-scale boutique residence of our partner Cycle Coffee Society. The boutique residence is about 10 hours drive from Eindhoven.
Around the mythical mountain is a beautiful area for cycling. We will also explore this area completely besides that the Mont Ventoux can be climbed from different sides. Let us surprise you in this beautiful area!
Program Saturday, June 4 to Friday, June 10, 2022
There is a possibility to book a full stay from June 4 to 10 on a bed & breakfast basis OR just the event with arrival on June 8 and departure on June 1 (also including breakfast)
Additional services to be booked;
-SportmassageCCS from €69.95; schedule a well-deserved sports massage during the week. Recover better from your efforts.
-4Gold sports nutrition package; take good sports nutrition with you when you travel, take advantage of an offer from 4Gold and get it sent to you for free in advance so you can try everything in preparation.
The program is simple and subject to weather conditions of course. We can adjust the program if necessary.
Day 1: Saturday, June 4
Travel day and afternoon arrival with tour, introduction, briefing and coffee at the Cycle Coffee Society house in Bedoin.
Day 2: Sunday, June 5
After a hearty breakfast, we start the day with a leisurely round in the area along the "Cotes Du Rhône" vineyards. You will receive the route on GPX.
Day 3: Monday, June 6
Impressed by the surroundings, today we will add more climbing kilometers to the trip. Among other things, we will go to the Gorges de la Nesque and the valley of the Ouveze. We will climb the Mont Ventoux today from Malaucene.
Day 4: Tuesday, June 7
The big hit of this trip; we will ride the famous 11th stage of the Tour de France. Great win by Wout van Aert in 2021. This lap is 120km to Sault via the Gorges de la Nesque with 2 climbs of Mont Ventoux.
Day 5: Wednesday, June 8
Today we take a break, the trip from yesterday will certainly be felt. A tip is to go by bike to the vineyards to do a wine tasting at a Mont Ventoux.
At the end of the afternoon or evening we expect the arrival of
Day 5: Thursday, June 9*
*On June 9, 2022, we will climb Mont Ventoux for the 10th time to raise money for the fight against ALS. A special edition for this festive anniversary. Note: this is a pre-registration. Register via ALS: https://www.tourduals.nl/voorinschrijving
As a group for Eric, we will handle the registration for you. If you want to make an extra donation, of course you can. There is a maximum of 11 participants including the Tour du ALS entry fee!
There will be a party after the event for all participants. See additional info on ALS below**
Day 6: Friday, June 10
We take a hearty breakfast and start our return journey
During our bike rides, a follow car may be present. At fixed locations during the bicycle tours we will make a stop with food. A permanent tour guide (on the bike) is present during these tours.
The sporting aspect is suitable for anyone who has an average or good physical condition. We take into account the differences between us, this is also normal in the mountains. The most important thing is that we all will experience a very nice and special week. The accommodation and facilities are top, the surroundings are great!
In connection with the special edition around ALS that will take place on the mountain during this period, there are also opportunities to participate as a runner or walker. See additional information at **
**Extra information related to the Tour du ALS 2022
If you sign up for Tour du ALS, you'll get...
The most important thing that Tour du ALS offers you is an unforgettable experience and the opportunity to make a special contribution to help eradicate ALS from the world! Furthermore, you will receive:
... a life changing experience
... a warm Tour du ALS family
... a beautiful Tour du ALS jersey worth €100.
... a private action page where you can share your story and raise money
... a participant meeting where we update you on what to expect in France
... a starter kit that you receive in France
... access to Village du Départ, the Tour du ALS village in France, where you can go for questions and information during the event
... professional care before, during and after the climb from the Red Cross and physiotherapists
... a spectacular final party
Location: Bedoin, CCS Mont Ventoux (France)
Our 18th century historic "Cycle Coffee Society" house is nestled at the foot of Mont Ventoux, in the heart of old Bedoin, a charming Provençal village where life is peaceful, and cycling is a way of life. Many local rides begin and end at the doorstep of our Cycle Coffee Society, starting with the biggest, toughest and best of all; the iconic Tour de France climb "de Ventoux".