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With the Gravel Origins 83, you will leave the Massif des Maures and discover the many sides of Var, from the sunny beach of Fréjus to the azure of the Lac de Sainte-Croix, to the Gorges du Verdon or the department’s quaint villages.

The Gravel Origins 83 in short:

  • A non-timed event, where pleasure and discovery will be to the fore;
  • A real sporting challenge: 302km with 5,000m of elevation gains over 2 days (12 and 13 October)
  • 35% tracks / 65% roads
  • Bikes authorised: competitors are free to choose their bike excluding road and electric bikes
  • Exceptional sites: Massif de l’Estérel, Mons, Pont de l’Artuby, Aiguines, Lac de Sainte-Croix, Massif des Maures, etc.
  • 1 night at the campsite with a relaxed meal in the evening and breakfast the next day
  • Camping pitch included but it’s also possible to choose more comfortable accommodation
  • Routes not waymarked, GPS tracking system and roadbook provided
  • Mandatory stop-off at the checkpoints with refreshments and equipment available at some of them (inner tubes, tools, etc.)
  • The pleasure of riding safely thanks to the emergency services on hand
  • A global positioning system to allow your friends and family to follow you live
  • Transport of your belongings between Fréjus and the campsite
  • Finisher’s beer and T-shirt at the finish
  • Free digital 3-month digital subscription to L’Equipe newspaper

Accommodation details

One night spent at the L’Avelanède campsite, in the town of Artignosc-sur-Verdon, a few kilometres from the magnificent Lac de Sainte-Croix. A camping pitch is included in the package but other options also exist. N.B.: the price indicated is for the ACCOMMODATION OPTION chosen, not per person. 

Type Price Package
I have my own tent - included in the package
I need a tent - 1 person €30
Le Nid- 2 people* €40 1 bedroom (with 2 single bed), no toilet or bathroom
Mobiles homes - 4 to 6 people* €70 2 bedrooms + 2 beds not in a bedroom,1 bathroom, 1 toilet

Le Firmament - 4 people*

€80 1 bedroom (with 1 double bed + 2 single beds), no toilet or bathroom
Woodlodge - 5 people* €95 2 bedrooms + 1 bed not in a bedroom,1 bathroom, 1 toilet
Chalet - 5 to 7 people* €95 2 bedrooms + 2 beds not in a bedroom,1 bathroom, 1 toilet
Cabane lodge - 6 people* €95 3 bedrooms,1 bathroom, 1 toilet
Chalet -6 people* €110 3 bedrooms,1 bathroom, 1 toilet
A friend has reserved my accomodation -

* price per accommodation option chosen (and not per person), subject to availability

See the photos of the different accomodation options here

You can choose on the registration platform.