The Transandes Challenge, a truely epic mountain bike race in Patagonia kicks off its first stage in the heart of the stunning Patagonian Andes Mountains. Riders from 27 countries will be participating at the race, they will have to face more than 420 kilometers and 11.000 meters of total climb during the 6 stages.
Transandes Challenge crosses unique landscapes, with more than 11 lakes, 7 active volcanoes, ancient forests and old farm fields, all through the best roads and trails for mountain biking. The finish line will be located at the city of Pucón, where will be held the last stage next saturday 26th.
You can get more race info by clicking here.
Photos by Marcelo Tucuna