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The 1000 metres of Galibier

16 August 2015
Villar d’Arène

A timed climb between Villar d’Arène and the Col du Galibier.

Event open to all. No-licence holders will need a medical certificate.


  • Bibs distribution at the tourist office of La Grave the day before the event from 9am to 6pm or in Villar d’Arène the day of the event from 8am.
  • Departure from Villar d’Arène at 10am.
  • Prize-giving ceremony at 2pm on the village square of Villar d’Arène.


  • Villar d’Arène 1 642 m – col du Lautaret 2 058 m – col du Galibier 2 642 m.
  • Distance : 15,52 km
  • Height gain: 968 m.

Information and registration

La Meije Tourist Office

+33 (0)4 76 79 90 05Send a mailWebsite


  • The day before the race at the tourist office in La Grave,
  • The morning of the race between 8am and 9am at the mairie of Villar d’Arène.

Fee: €5
Medical certificate compulsory.

2014 Results

Download the results on the left.

Sur la route du col du Galibier

Sur la route du col du Galibier