OFFICIAL PROGRAM 2024

SATURDAY 13th JANUARY : prologue – megÈve

Presented by Royal Canin

Prologue of La Grande Odyssée VVF and Haute Savoie Trophy

ACTIVITIES OF THE DAY

distance : 7 km – 200 m D+ / 200 m D-

STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Megève Cote 2 000

  • 18 h : Departures
  • 18 h 45 – 19 h 20 : Arrivals

CROSSING POINTS :

SUNDAY 14th JANUARY : STAGE 1 – MEGÈVE

Presented by EBRA

First stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF and Haute Savoie Trophy

Distance : 28 km – 680 m D+ / 680 m D-

STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Megève Cote 2000

  • 10 h – 15 h : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF

Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) and many others !

  • 11 h – 12 h : Departures
  • 12 h 15 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
  • 13 h – 14 h 30 : Arrivals
  • 14 h : Prices ceremony

CROSSING POINTS :

 

MONDAY 15th JANUARY : STAGE 2 – LA CHAPELLE D’ABONDANCE

Second stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF and Haute Savoie Trophy

Distance : 13 km – 460 m D+ / 460 m D-

STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Crêt Béni

  • 13 h – 19 h : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF

Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, mushers and sled dogs shows you their universe and many others activities !

  • 14 h – 15 h : Children Odyssey
  • 15 h 15 : Podium of Children Odyssey
  • 16 h 30 – 17 h 30 : Departures
  • 17 h 15 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
  • 17 h 30 – 18 h 30 : Arrivals
  • 19 h : Prices ceremony
  • 20 h 30 : Trophy prices ceremony

CROSSING POINTS :

THUESDAY 16th JANuary : stage 3 BERNEX

Third stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF

Distance : 4 km steep climb – 550 m D+

STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Snow front

  • 13 h – 18 h : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF

Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, mushers and sled dogs shows you their universe and many others activities !

 

  • 16 h – 16 h 40 : Departures
  • 17 h 00 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
  • 17h15 – 17h30 : Arrivals
  • 17 h 30 : Prices ceremony

WEDNESDAY 17th JANuary : stage 4 – LA TOUSSUIRE – LE CORBIER

Presented by Sunweb

Fourth stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF

Distance : 22 km – 1130 M D+ / 1270 M D-

STARTING POINT : La Toussuire – Main street

  • 13 h – 18 h : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF at la Toussuire.

Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, mushers and sled dogs shows you their universe and many others activities !

  • 11 h – 19 h : Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) at Corbier.
  • 17 h : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
  • 17 h 15 – 18 h : Departures

ARRIVAL : Le Corbier – Snow front

  • 18 h 50 – 20 h 10 : Arrivals
  • 19 h 30 : Prices ceremony

CROSSING POINT :

Thursday 18th JANuary : stage 5 – LES KARELLIS

Fifth stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF

Distance : 39 km – 1410 M D+ / 1410 M D-

STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Les Karellis – Snow front

  • 13 h – 19 h 30 : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF

Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) and many others !

  • 16 h – 16 h 40 : Departures
  • 17 h 00 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
  • 18 h 15 – 20 h 45 : Arrivals
  • 18 h 50 : Prices ceremony

CROSSING POINTS :

FRIDAY 19th JANuary : stage 6 – AUSSOIS CHALLENGE

Presented by ZOLUX

Sixth stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF and first stage of Allianz Trophy

STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Aussois – Snow front

  • 10 h – 17 h : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF

Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) and many others !

  • 15 h : Departures
  • 16 h 15 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
  • 16 h 30 : Arrivals
  • 17 h : Prices ceremony

    Saturday 20th JANuary : stage 7a – BESSANS – BONNEVAL SUR ARC – VAL CENIS BASE POLAIRE

    Presented by Francodex

    Seventh stage (part 1) of La Grande Odyssée VVF and second stage (part 1) of Allianz Trophy

    Distance : 48 km – 1220 M D+ / 870 M D-

    STARTING POINT : Nordic site of Bessans

    • 10 h – 17 h : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF at the nordic site of Bessans.

    Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) and many others !

    • 13 h – 14 h : Departures of the Odyssey of Hope
    • 14 h 15 : Podium of the Odyssey of Hope
    • 15 h : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
    • 15 h 30 – 16 h : Mass-start

    ARRIVAL : Col du Mont Cenis

    • 18 h 10 – 21 h 30 : Arrivals at polar base

    CROSSING POINTS :

    SUNDAY 21th JANUARY : stage 7B – VAL CENIS – LAC DU MONT CENIS

    Presented by EDF

    Seventh stage (part 2) of La Grande Odyssée VVF and second stage (part 2) of Allianz Trophy

    Distance : 35 km – 640 M D+ / 640 M D-

    STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Col du Mont Cenis

    • 8 h 30 : Chairlift opening
    • 10 h – 11 h : Departures at Col du Mont Cenis
    • 12 h 30 – 14 h: Arrivals at Col du Mont Cenis
    • 14 h – 17 h : Bivouac at Col du Mont Cenis
    • 14 h – 18 h : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF at Val Cenis Lanslevillard.

    Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) and many others !

    STARTING POINT : Col du Mont Cenis / ARRIVAL : Val Cenis Lanslevillard

    • 17 h 00 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
    • 17 h 15 – 17 h 45 : Arrivals at Val Cenis Lanslevillard
    • 17 h 40 : Prices ceremony
    • 17 h 40 : Trophy prices ceremony

    MONDAY 22th JANuary : stage 8 – VALMOREL – DOUCY

    Eighth stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF

    Distance : 24 km – 1000 M D+ / 1000 M D-

    STARTING POINT : Valmorel – Sled track / ARRIVAL : Doucy snow front

    • 14 h – 18 h : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF at Valmorel.

    Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, mushers and sled dogs shows you their universe and many others activities !

    • 10 h – 12 h 30 / 14 h – 19 h : Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) at Doucy.
    • 16 h : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
    • 16 h 30 – 17 h 15 : Departures
    • 18 h 40 – 19 h 30 : Arrivals
    • 20 h : Prices ceremony

    CROSSING POINT :

     

     

    THUESDAY 23th JANuary : stage 9 – LES 7 LAUX

    Presented by AÉSIO Mutuelle

    Ninth stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF and first stage of EBRA Trophy

    Distance : 24 km – 900 M D+ / 900 M D-

    STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Snow front

    • 13 h – 19 h 30 : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF

    Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) and many others !

    • 16 h – 17 h : Departures
    • 17 h 15 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
    • 18 h – 19 h 10 : Arrivals
    • 19 h 10 : Prices ceremony

    WEDNESDAY 24th JANuary : stage 10 – COL DE PORTE

    Tenth stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF and second stage of EBRA Trophy

    Distance : 13 km – 500 M D+ / 500 M D-

    STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Col de Porte – Nordic start

    • 12 h – 16 h 30 : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF

    Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) and many others !

    • 14 h – 15 h : Departures
    • 15 h 15 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
    • 15 h – 15 h 45 : Arrivals
    • 16 h : Prices ceremony

    CROSSING POINT :

    JEUDI 25 JANVIER : ÉTAPE 11 – VILLARD DE LANS

    Présentée par Flexadin Advanced

    Eleventh stage of La Grande Odyssée VVF and final stage of EBRA Trophy

    Distance : 14 km – 700 M D+ / 700 M D-

    STARTING POINT / ARRIVAL : Villard de Lans – Cote 2000

    • 8 h – 14 h 30 : Village of La Grande Odyssée VVF

    Activities : The « Super Fan » competition, official store, Animations Grand Nord (2 mushers and 12 sled dogs shows you their universe) and many others !

    • 8 h 30 – 9 h 20 : Departures
    • 12 h 15 : Random draw of the « Super Fan » competition by Sitka, the official mascot.
    • 9 h 30 – 10 h 25 : Arrivals
    • 10 h 30 : Prices ceremony
    • 11 h : Trophy prices ceremony

    CLOSING CEREMONY OF LA GRANDE ODYSSÉE VVF 2024 : Place de La Libération, Villard de Lans center

    • 17 h 30 – 18 h 30 : Closing ceremony