Rider Information - Snow Bike Festival | 4-Day MTB Stage Race
The Snow Bike Festival is a 4-day MTB stage race, which takes place in the wonderful region of Gstaad, Switzerland.
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Prologue Info

 

1. Riders will be called up at the Race Village (tent) 8 minutes before their start time
2. You then ride (slow) 400m to the Official Start
3. You start the Prologue at your allocated time
4. You finish at the same spot
5. Ride back 400m to the Race Village (Tent)

 
 

Stage 1 Rider Information

Option 1: Take the rider train to Zweisimmen
· Bike Drop at Race Village – from 17h00 on Thursday
· Be at the Train station Friday morning at 06h40 train leaves at 07:00 to Zweisimmen (Rinderberg Ski Lift)
· On arrival, walk 250m to Ski Lift from the train station

 

Option 2: Use your own transport to Zweisimmen
· Be at the Rinderberg Ski Lift at 07h30 with your bike
· There is no parking available at Rinderberg Ski Lift

 

Arriving at the Rinderberg Ski Lift
· Collect your bike from the truck
· Hook your bike to the Cable Car
· IMPORTANT: Stay in the cable car all the way to the top!! Don’t get off at the half way stop
· Wait in the Restaurant for all the riders to arrive

 

Bag Drop: Two options:
1. Drop your bag at the top of the Ski Lift at the start
2. Ride down with your bag, drop your bag in the back of the Land Rover at the bottom after the downhill