Thursday, January 13, 2022 will be the start of the 5th “Valmorel” stage of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2022 presented by La Caisse d’Epargne Rhône-Alpes, second stage of the Eukanuba Trophy.


Practical information :

  • Departure: 4:30 pm – 6 pm
  • Starting point : Valmorel Station – Sledging track
  • Distance : 27km
  • Difference in altitude: 1220mD+ / 1290mD-
  • Arrival : 6:30 pm – 8 pm
  • Arrival place : Doucy – Front de Neige


Activities in the village of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc :


© Benoit Diacre


Activities are proposed from 3:30 pm on the departure area to entertain young and old.

Podium : 6:30 pm – 8 pm






More about the resort Valmorel :

Valmorel, the first and most authentic resort of the Tarentaise Valley! Let yourself be seduced by its integrated architecture made of wood and Lauzes and its unique pedestrian street where it is good to stroll after skiing! To know more about the resort, click here.


How can I follow the race from home?

📲 Come follow the start live on our social networks (Facebook, Instagram) @GrandeOdyssee from 4:30pm.

📍 Follow your favorite mushers with GPS tracking :

💻 Tomorrow, follow La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2022 on your screens. Many french media are broadcasting this great adventure, find the broadcasting program here.


Health protocol:


For the 18th edition of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc to take place in the best possible conditions, a valid health pass is required for adults and children over 12 years and 2 months to access the start and finish site of the race.

On these sites, wearing a mask is also mandatory for adults and children from 6 years old during the whole event.


📲 We hope to meet you on one of the stages of this 18th edition of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc ! To have all the information about today’s stage, go to La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc’s social networks: Facebook and/or Instagram.