THE STUNNING DOLOMITES
We will cycle through UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Italian Dolomites. The scenery in Alta Badia is dominated by the majestic Sella Ronda. The area is rich in beautiful climbs in a breath-taking setting. Besides the Sella Ronda, you will have plenty of choice as Climbing for Life offers, i.a. the Passo Giau, Passo Fedaia, Passo Valparola, Passo Falzarego, Col d’Ornella, Passo Staulanza,… All gems offering you a unique 3-day experience.
For the hikers and trail runners, too, we chose beautiful hiking trails!
WHAT’S IN FOR YOU
EXERCISING FOR HEALTHIER LUNGS
For people with lung disease, exercise is crucial! It increases exercise capacity, reduces shortness of breath and strengthens the respiratory muscles. That way, they contribute to greater well-being.
In cooperation with Energy Lab, we offer people with lung disease a coaching programme in preparation for Climbing for Life.
With personal coaching & a tailor-made training schedule, they will take on the challenge to reach the summit of the Stelvio.
En tant que participant, vous apportez également votre contribution. Une partie des frais d’inscription est directement reversé aux associations de soutien aux personnes atteintes de maladies pulmonaires.
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BECOME A CLIMBING FOR LIFE AMBASSADOR
If you suffer from one of the lung conditions mentioned above and would like to take the challenge and assume the role of ambassador? You can!
You can send in your candidature until 15 December 2022.
Kortweg Cycling Travel is the official travel partner of Climbing for Life.
Via Kortweg, groups as well as individual participants can book packages (with bike transport and accommodation).
You can also contact our local accommodation partner Holimites
Prepare as best as you can with Energy Lab
If you are aiming for a personal top time or if you want to work towards D-Day without injury through a correct training build-up, your preparation starts here.
Climbing for Life offers you, in collaboration with Energy Lab, everything you need to ride, run or hike a perfect Climbing for Life. From a DEXA scan and Start 2 Run schedules to a fitness test with a tailor-made preparatory programme.
Energy Lab is the reference in the field of training guidance. Both recreational and competitive athletes could already visit the labs in Leuven, Paal-Beringen, Ghent and Rotterdam for a fitness test, extensive training advice and a tailor-made training schedule.
Running fitness test
It’s not just top athletes who need a supported training schedule.
As a recreational athlete, you can also achieve your goal more easily and efficiently with a customised schedule.
With this running test we map your current fitness and you reach your goals.
Cycling Fitness test
Before you start preparing for Climbing for Life, your condition and fitness will be extensively tested by the Energy Lab coaches. After these tests, you can immediately start working with the 12-week training schedule that we will compile for you. The schedule is fully tailored to your personal agenda and your (first) sporting goal for 2022. Tests that are included:
- Cycling fitness test
- Measurement of your maximum oxygen intake capacity (VO2 Max)
- Analysis of the body composition (DXA-scan)
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