Bike Village – Sion – Place de la Planta

Friday, August 18, 2023


The bib picking for all runners and departures will take place on Friday 18 August in the city centre of Sion, in the Place de la Planta, from 14pm to 7pm.

Festive and friendly, a village of exhibitors is presented to you throughout the day with various activities and catering.

NEW 2023

The technical control of the bikes is no longer mandatory for the participants.
However, it remains strongly recommended.

  • The validation form is no longer mandatory to get your number the day before the race in Sion.
  • The Check-Point partner stores will continue to check the bikes for those who wish to do so and will receive the official stickers of the Grand Raid BCVS.
  • A technical station and our mechanics will be present in Sion to do a last check and/or change last minute parts.
  • Race numbers will be distributed the day before the race in Sion.
  • The technical assistance present on the course during the race on D-Day is maintained and remains unchanged.

Accès to Parking Stade de Tourbillon

Exit Sion East and follow the signs “Grand Raid BCVS”

Adress: Rue des Echutes 40, 1950 Sion

Route from the Tourbillon stadium to the Place de la Planta

is about 10′ by bike or foot.

Follow the sign Grand Raid BCVS

The Raidy Coop


From 5:30 pm, the children’s race (4 to 15 years old) will take place the Raidy!

They will have the opportunity to challenge each other on a new course in the city centre of Sion.

Registration can be done online via the Datasport website.

Or the same day on the Place de la Planta, from 11:00 am at the Grand Raid Race BCVS Office.

Register now and you will receive a great bike jersey and lots of other little gifts!

Price: 15.- CHF


The Raidy Coop changes its course for youngsters from 14 years old!
The race for the Mega U15 category ( 2009-2010) and the Rock U13 category ( 2011 -2012) is changing location and changing day!

More attractive, more fun, more fun….discover a brand new course for young people starting in Vercorin!

Route: Departure from Vercorin (Creux du Lavioz) – Arrival in Grimentz – 16 km – +-500m ascent.

Date: Saturday 19 August 2023 – 9:45 am

Registration only online on Datasport (Child’s name account).