Part III of Ride Far includes Race Information about ultra-distance, self-supported bikepacking races. An introduction to these race and pages on various races are listed below as well as a section about the estimated costs of doing such events.

To follow races that are currently happening, visit the DotWatcher website.


Bikepacking Races Calendar of Ultra-Distance Races
bikepacking History of Bikepacking Races


Costs & Budget

Race & Training Costs Bikepacking Race & Training Costs
Costs Costs of Equipment Used in Bikepacking Races


The Transcontinental Race (TCR)

Transcontinental Race Overview
TCR No1, 2013 TCR No1, 2013
TCR No2, 2014 TCR No2, 2014
TCR No3, 2015 TCR No3, 2015
TCR No4, 2016 TCR No4, 2016
TCR No5, 2017 TCR No5, 2017
TCR No6, 2018 TCR No6, 2018
TCR No7, 2019 TCR No7, 2019
2020 TCR (cancelled) 2020 TCR (cancelled)
Trouée d'Arenberg TCR No8, 2021
Transcontinental Race Overall Results