Mushers

Race presentation

« Make your dogs a legend »: two weeks of international competition, an amazing human adventure race through fantastic sceneries between Savoie’s lands and Isère.

You will find below, for information, the program of 2024. The program of 2025 will be available in early July.

La Grande Odyssée VVF

 

Dates // From Saturday 11 to Thursday 23 january 2025
Pool // 9 to 12 dogs
Number of dogs at first // 5 to 10 dogs
Number of hitched dogs minimum on arrival // 4
Number of mushers by race // 30
Km per stages // 32km
Number stages // 10 stages – 1 prologue – 1 special
Totale distance // 360km
Price // 450€ per team (without accomodation, catering included)
Changes possible between two stages

TROPHIES : 3 trophies of 3 days each

Dates //
Trophy 1 : From Saturday 11 to Monday 13 January
Trophy 2 (reserved for Nordic dogs) : From Friday 17 to Sunday 19 January
Trophy 3 : From Tuesday 21 to Thursday 23 January
Pool // 8 or 9 dogs
Number of dogs at first // 5 to 6 dogs
Number of hitched dogs minimum on arrival // 4
Number of mushers by race // 12 per trophy
Km per stages // Between 30km/40km
Price // 130€ per team
Changes possible between two stages