2021 Badlands

The Transibérica BADLANDS is a self-supported gravel bikepacking event following a 750-kilometer route with over 15,000 meters of climbing. The course crosses some of the most remote, diverse, and challenging places in Europe: Sierra Nevada, Gorafe Desert, Tabernas Desert and Cabo de Gata Natural Park, finishing close to the Veleta Pass. There are 265 riders participating this year in men’s, women’s, and pairs categories.

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  • 1st Place (Men’s/Overall): Mattia de Marchi (1d:21h:54m)
  • 1st Place (Women’s/25th Overall): Marion Dziwnik (3d:7h:11m)
  • 2nd Place (Men’s/Overall): Ulrich Bartholmös (2d:1h:23m)
  • 3rd Place (Men’s/Overall): Janosch Wintermantel (2d:1h:36m)
  • 1st Pair: Marta Navarro & David Pons (3d:6h:32m)
  • 7mesh
  • Curve Cycling
  • Jones Bikepacking Bags
  • 45nrth
  • Kona Bikepacking Bikes
  • Wolf Tooth Components
  • Ortlieb Bikepacking Bags
  • Old Man Mountain
  • PEdALED Bikepacking gear
  • Revelate Bikepacking Bagss
  • Ride With GPS
  • Restrap
  • Tailfin Bikepacking Gear
  • Tumbleweed Bikepacking Gear
  • Voile Straps