The Six-Points starts at the offices of the Ajuntament de Calvia and travels to the extremities of the four compass points of Mallorca (north – Cap Formentor, south – Cap de Salines, west – St Elm and east – Cala Ratjada) and to the highest (Puig Major) and lowest points (Magaluf beach) on tarred roads in three days.
Dates for 2018:
Friday 18th, Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th May 2018.
Thursday evening – 17th May:
Welcome pasta supper and briefing at a hotel in Paguira.
Friday – 18th May:
Calvia to Saint Elm, up the spectacular Tramontana mountain range (don’t forget to bring your climbing legs!) to Banyulbufar, Soller, up the 14 km climb to the top of Puig Major and on to Port de Pollensa for the night.
Dinner at a fantastic restaurant in Port de Pollensa and spend the night at a good hotel.
Saturday – 19th May:
Port de Pollensa to the beautiful Cap de Formentor, back to Pollensa and via Alcudia to Cala Ratjada and down to the picturesque port of Porto Cristo.
A second dinner at a great restaurant and a comfortable night in a good hotel.
Sunday – 20th May:
Porto Cristo to Ses Salines (great flat riding), Llucmajor, Palma (where we touch the sea for the lowest point) and back to Calvia for a well deserved beer!
Cyclists may ride as far as they wish and will receive a Calvia Six-Points Cycling Challenge cycling jersey to recognise their participation.