Cykelvasasprinten is an exhibition race for specially invited elite cyclists. New for 2017, the open qualifier for Cykelvasasprinten, where the public is invited to compete, will be held on Thursday. A temporary track is built in the lower part of the Lindvallen ski slopes, making for a fun, crowd-friendly and technical race. The competition has a women’s and men’s class. Prize money is awarded to the victors in each class. Both the women’s and men’s class will, this year, be divided into three semi-final groups where the two fastest from each group advance to the final.
Cykelvasasprinten takes place in Lindvallen, Sälen, Friday August 11, the day before Cykelvasan 90.
Open qualifier for Cykelvasasprinten, the Cykelvasan stage in Lindvallen, at 18:00–19:00 on August 10
This year we are moving the open qualifier for the public to Thursday evening, between 18:00 and 19:00. You bike a lap around the sprint track, no pre-registration required. Just bring your bike and helmet and you can compete in the qualifier. The three fastest ladies and gentlemen go on to challenge our invited elite cyclists in Cykelvasasprinten at 15:00. Fine prizes will be raffled between all participants. No participation fee.
Cykelvasasprinten, the Cykelvasan stage in Lindvallen, at 15:00 on August 11
Invited elite cyclists will compete for victory in this year’s Cykelvasasprinten at 15:00 on Friday August 11, next to Ski Lodge in Lindvallen. The competition has a women’s class and a men’s class. The women’s and men’s class, consisting of about 20 cyclists, will, this year, be divided into three semi-final groups where the two fastest from each group advance to the final. Each race consists of two laps around a short, technical and audience-friendly track.
Hosts for Cykelvasasprinten: