This will definitely change our concepts with regard to covid: the 2021 version of the Grand Odyssey will take place. This is an actual problem for the organizers, as nearly all different canine sled races are canceled. The race will take place from January 9 to January 20. Departure from Praz de Lys Sommand, passage via the Grand Massif, three phases in Tarentaise and an arrival in Haute Maurienne Vanoise.
A race with out an viewers to comply with from a distance
We are going to comply with the Grand Odyssey, a bit like we comply with the Vendée Globe: journey from a distance. The public will be capable to comply with the race via the web site, the GPS monitoring, the every day on-line rankings, the video program, photographs, behind the scenes of the group.
We will attempt to deliver as many issues to life from a distance – Anabelle Lascar Kam, director, race organizer
France Bleu Pays de Savoie will additionally deliver this journey to life with a every day assembly at 8:10 am and a number of other out of doors exhibits.
An essential occasion for occasions, for the mountain
Race organizers say everybody has been following them on preserving the Grand Odyssey even with out an viewers. For the second, it is the one sled canine race that is maintained.
60 mushers will be current, with 600 canine over the 12 days of the occasion.