ABOUT THE TRIAL
Signing on in 2016 was at the Hotel S’Agaró. Friday 25 November from 16:00 to 21:00 Saturday 26 and Sunday 27: from 8:00 to 8:30pm. Supplies and refuelling: At the start area on Saturday and Sunday. Please bring a can with fuel in it and your identification, and leave it at the truck to be placed next to the exit. The truck will leave at 9:00am each day. The 35km route requires the machines to be refuelled.
Riders’ start time: Each day from 8:30 every minute with two yellow, green and blue route riders
The Route: 40 sections are marked daily, with 20 categories for yellow and 20 categories for green and blue.
The Paddock: This is located in the park of the Hotel S’Agaró. The park is closed and guarded overnight. Saturday Lunch: On Saturday, the organisation provides food to all riders on Paseo de Sant Feliu. The ticket for food and drink will be given when handing in your score card.
Dinner Saturday Evening: On Saturday night the motoclub Costa Brava 2d trial organises a gala dinner at the Hotel S’Agaró. All riders and spectators who wish to can purchase the ticket at the time of registration. Tickets are also sold on Friday and Saturday at 20 € each. The dinner consists of a buffet with tables, and chairs to sit on. The dinner will take place at 20:30.
Trophies: Trophies will be awarded at the ‘ Hotel S’Agaró where the motoclub offers refreshments to attendees on the Sunday afternoon. So you want to ride – here’s what to do: Keep an eye on the website: www.trialcostabrava.com, and do not panic, as it’s in five languages including English and very easy to navigate. I flew direct to Barcelona airport and hired a car to drive to the hotel as mentioned elsewhere in the report. ACCOMMODATION Hotel S’Agaró: The paddock and the race office are located at the Hotel S’Agaró, Platja de Sant Pol, Sant Feliu. Reservations: 972 325 200 or info@ hotelsagaro.com The hotel S’Agaró offered special prices for the trial in 2016.A double room including breakfast from Friday to Sunday nights, 2 persons, bed and breakfast: 150 €. It does not include the tourist tax of 0.99 € tax / night. A double from Wednesday to Sunday 4 nights, 2 persons, bed and breakfast: 300 €, not including tourist tax of 0.99 € tax / night. Hotel Barcarola: Located 200 meters from the paddock it also offered a special price in 2016. Double room including breakfast from Friday to Sunday, 2 nights, 2 persons, bed and breakfast): 130 €, not including tourist tax of 0.99 € tax / night.