Agenda of PBP 2019

Saturday 12 January 2019: Presentation of Paris-Brest-Paris Randonneur 2019

At 16:00, in the Espace Charenton (323 bis rue de Charenton – 75012 Paris).

From Monday 14 January to Friday 24 May 2019: Pre registrations

Pre-registration will be open only to persons who rode a BRM (or RM 1200&+) from November 01, 2017 to October 31, 2018: 14/01 (BRM 1000 km or RM >= 1200 km) ; 28/01 (BRM 600 km) ; 11/02 (BRM 400 km) ; 25/02 (BRM 300 km) ; 11/03 (BRM 200 km). For UFOLEP and FSGT french riders, these dates will be one week later.
Attention, on June 20 at midnight (French time), any pre-registration that has not been converted into registration (incomplete or complete) will be canceled.

Qualifying events

To register for the PBP 2019, you must ride between November 01, 2018 and June 30, 2019, a series of four Brevets des Randonneurs Mondiaux (BRM) i.e. 200km, 300km, 400km and 600km which have been homologated by ACP.

A missing brevet can be replaced by a longer brevet. It is even possible to replace a BRM600 with a BRM1000. Only BRM and RM> = 1200 km will be taken into account.

From Saturday, May 25 to Wednesday, July 03, 2019: Registration

Any registration will be final only after validation by the ACP of your 4 brevets.

Saturday 17 / Sunday 18 August 2019: Starting site opens

From Saturday, August 17 to Sunday, August 18 noon, you will pick up your “entrant” package and will present your machine for inspection. Sunday morning is only for riders starting on Monday morning.

Sunday 18 / Monday 19, August 2019: Starts of the 18th Paris-Brest-Paris Randonneur

From 16:00, you will start in waves of about 300 people from the Rambouillet National Sheepfold.

Several departures could be chosen during the registration:

  • Sunday, August 18, from 16:00 to 17:30 : 7 starts for solo bikes (80 hours time limit)
  • Sunday, August 18, from 17:45 : start for special bikes (90 hours time limit)
  • Sunday, August 18, from 18:00 to 21:00 : 13 starts for solo bikes (90 hours time limit)
  • Monday, August 19, from 04:45 : start for special bikes (84 hours time limit)
  • Monday, August 19, from 05:00 to 05:30 : start for solo bikes (84 hours time limit)

From Tuesday 20th August around 11.30am to Thursday 22nd August 5.30pm: return of participants

At the National Sheepfold, after passing the check in, you will have a meal and a rest room available.

Thursday, August 22, 2019: Closing Ceremony

At 17:00, a closing ceremony will welcome the latest finishers and will conclude with a buffet.

Saturday, January 11, 2020: Awards ceremony of Paris-Brest-Paris Randonneur 2019

At 16:00 at Espace Charenton – 323 bis rue de Charenton – 75012 Paris.

You will get your finisher package; the remaining packages will be shipped in the following weeks.

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