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The BikingMan ultracycling races are unassisted (without external assistance). This is the ultimate endurance challenge for athletes that are ready to cycle unassisted in all kinds of terrain and weather conditions.

The 2021 season will feature 4 stages in France alongside with Portugal, Brazil and Oman it will be a total of 7 sprint races on the program. 2021 will allow you to rediscover the French territory and take you in the heart of regions of rare natural beauty. Discover a wild Basque Country, the volcanoes of the AURA region, the treasures of the South-East and the captivating landscapes of Corsica. Plus a fifth mystery route that will crown this crazy series. Extraordinary adventures in the heart of the spectacular Brazilian biodiversity, Arabian Nights in Oman and on the secret roads of Portugal will complete this 2021 season.
To be ranked in the 2021 BikingMan Series, you will need to be “finisher” on a minimum of 2 (two) BikingMan races.

2021 season

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BIKINGMAN - COURSE - CorsicaJune 7th 2021Corse
BIKINGMAN - COURSE logo - Corsica
CORSICA #4The mountain in the sea

New route for 2021! The jewel of the Mediterranean welcomes you for a unique experience! Natural park, heavenly beaches, enchanting coasts, desert and Cap Corse: a renewed challenge for 100% of Corsica.

Corsica By BIKINGMAN | Race typeSprint
Corsica By BIKINGMAN | Distance course1,000 km
Corsica By BIKINGMAN | Dénivelé course18.000 m
Corsica By BIKINGMAN | Durée de la course5D / 120H
Type100% Paved
BIKINGMAN - COURSE - FRANCEJune 21st 2021France
BIKINGMAN - COURSE logo - France
FRANCE #1On the road of mythical passes

From the Côte d’Azur, you will climb the Préalpes d’Azur park to reach the Gorges du Verdon before climbing Mont Ventoux then cross the Écrins national park to the highest road in Europe and the Col de la Bonette to finish along the Mediterranean Sea.

France By BIKINGMAN | Race typeSprint
France By BIKINGMAN | Distance course1,000 km
France By BIKINGMAN | Dénivelé course20,000 m
France By BIKINGMAN | Durée de la course5D / 120H
Type100% Paved
BIKINGMAN - COURSE - XJuly 19th 2021Somewhere in France
BIKINGMAN - COURSE logo - France
X #1The adventure with a pinch of mystery

Are you ready for the “queen stage” of the 2021 series? This is our most vertical and challenging event, exclusively for the finishers who already completed a BikingMan in the past.

X By BIKINGMAN | Race typeSprint
X By BIKINGMAN | Distance course1,000 km
X By BIKINGMAN | Dénivelé courseUndisclosed
X By BIKINGMAN | Durée de la course5D / 120H
Type100% Paved
BIKINGMAN - COURSE - AURAAugust 9th 2021Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
AURA #1Ride across volcanoes.

Explore the largest stratovolcano in Europe. The AURA region has a permanent show in store for you with a route of rare geographical variety and undeniable beauty.

AURA By BIKINGMAN | Race typeSprint
AURA By BIKINGMAN | Distance course1,000 km
AURA By BIKINGMAN | Dénivelé course19,500 m
AURA By BIKINGMAN | Durée de la course5D / 120H
Type100% Paved
BIKINGMAN - COURSE - EUSKADISeptember 6th 2021Basque Country
BIKINGMAN - COURSE logo - Euskadi
EUSKADI #1The wild Pyrenees

Prepare for an intense vertical challenge in the Pyrenees following in the footsteps of the legendary passes of the Tour de France. Enter the true wilderness.

Euskadi By BIKINGMAN | Race typeSprint
Euskadi By BIKINGMAN | Distance course1,000 km
Euskadi By BIKINGMAN | Dénivelé course23,000 m
Euskadi By BIKINGMAN | Durée de la course5D / 120H
Type99% Paved – 1% gravel
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BIKINGMAN - COURSE - PORTUGALOctober 4th 2021Portugal
BIKINGMAN - RACE Logo - Portugal
PORTUGAL #3Borders of the Iberian Peninsula

Explore the Algarve mountains and the fortified cities of the Alentejo along the Spanish border. Join the Atlantic coast to reach the western-most point of Europe.

Portugal By BIKINGMAN | Race typeSprint
Portugal By BIKINGMAN | Distance course1,000 km
Portugal By BIKINGMAN | Dénivelé course15,000 m
Portugal By BIKINGMAN | Durée de la course5D / 120H
Type100% Paved
New Date
BRAZIL #1The wildest biodiversity

Join the inaugural edition of BikingMan Brazil to explore some of the oldest mountain ranges of South America and get a glimpse of the immense biodiversity that covers the country.

Brazil By BIKINGMAN | Race typeSprint
Brazil By BIKINGMAN | Distance course1.000 km
Brazil By BIKINGMAN | Dénivelé course17.500 m
Brazil By BIKINGMAN | Durée de la course5D / 120H
Type70% Paved / 25% Gravel / 5% Cobble stones

BikingMan points system for the World Series

To enter the BikingMan Series ranking, riders are required to be “finisher” on a minimum of two BikingMan races in the same category.

2 race formats – 2 points level
the points system is made easy and simple, no fancy calculation or hidden rule. 2021 season introduces the X format.


  • Each race in the series allows the rider to score category points (Solo male, solo female, team)
  • The amount of points is based on the rider’s position at finish, for the first 20 finishing riders
  • Beyond the first 20 positions, each finisher scores points.
  • The following chart details the points given for each position/finisher for both race formats: Sprint (time-limit < 120hours) and X.
BIKINGMAN - 2021 Points System

Ready for thenext race? PORTUGAL #3

For the 3rd time, Portugal will welcome the participants of BikingMan in the heart of the Algarve and Alentejo regions and will unveil its many charms. They will have to pedal through the mountains of the Algarve, discover the many fortified cities of the Alentejo, along the Spanish border before reaching the Atlantic coast and its unforgettable sunsets towards the western tip of Europe. And for 2021, the route has been modified to reach 1000 km!

Start and finish of the race: Faro.

BikingMan PORTUGAL 2021

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