ODS Classic 2024

31 August 2024

Jubilee edition: the 30th ODS Classic!

August 31 in Berg en Terblijt

The 30th jubilee edition of the ODS Classic! We are delighted to celebrate this milestone with you and look forward to a day full of sportivity, fun and of course beautiful cycling routes through the enchanting South Limburg landscape.

This year we have put together three unique routes of 75, 100 and 125 km. Whether you are a seasoned cyclist or just looking for a sporting challenge with colleagues, there is something for everyone. One thing is certain: this promises to be an unforgettable edition.

We are working with a maximum number of participants, so grab your chance before August 12 and secure yourself a spot. Guest teams are welcome!

On to the next thirty years! Click on the registration link for a day of fun and challenge with your colleagues or partner.

Program

Thursday 29 August

8:00 hrs – 17:30 hrs Collect starting tickets at ODS-Vitaal, Mauritslaan 49, 6129 EL Urmond. At the counter in the main hall.
Note! Start tickets to be collected in Urmond as much as possible in advance. This is to avoid crowds on the day of the event in Berg en Terblijt. You can also collect your start ticket on Saturday from 8am at the start.

Saturday 31 August

8:45 hrs Opening Classic
9:00 – 10:30 hrs Start teams
+/- 14:00 hrs First teams to finish, and start of buffet
+/- 18:00 hrs Last cyclists to arrive at the finish location

Facilities. Well cared for, as you are used to from ODS!

Start & Finish location

The start and finish location is the Fortuna Sittard Stadium in Sittard. The location is fully equipped, with for example:

  • Free parking 500 metres from the start and finish location
  • Bike parking facility (use remains at your own risk
  • Bag wardrobe (at ODS-Vitaal information desk)
  • Mechanics
  • Two consumption tokens
  • Pasta meal
  • Team photo
  • First Aid and other medical care
  • Sports massage after the finish
  • Showers and changing rooms 1.6 km down the road at Sporthal de Bosdries
Along the route

On the 100 and 135 km routes, there is a rest spot (Simpelveld) for lunch and two small refreshment spots (Wijnandsrade and Mheer) have been set up.
The 75 km route does not pass the care spot in Mheer.
The following facilities are offered:

  • Sports drinks, water and refreshments at the rest stops
  • Toilet facilities at all rest areas
  • Static mechanics at all rest areas
  • Equipment vans and broom wagons to pick up bicycles and cyclists wherever necessary
  • Road safety by motards and traffic wardens
  • Photographer (if you do not want your picture taken, please make this known at ODS-Vitaal info desk and photographer with your back number)

Sign up for the ODS-Vitaal training courses!

Would you like to participate in the ODS Classic August 31 and could use some extra tips and training? Then join the training courses.
Fun and good for your health! The training courses are led by a certified bike trainer. During the practice rides of around 60 km you will cycle in a peloton, climb hills, are given tips on your steering skills and can work on your cycling technique. An ideal preparation for the 75 and 100 km distances of the ODS Classic! Read the flyer for more information.

Download the flyer

Location and itinerary

Taverne Bie Sjefke
Nachtegaalstraat 25
6325 AX Berg en Terblijt

Parking (supervised)
Appelwei
Meesweg 19, Berg en Terblijt

Shower facilities
Sporthal De Bosdries
Valkenburgerstraat 115
6325 BM Berg en Terblijt

Score the ODS jubilee edition cyclist outfit now!

  • ODS Jersey Classic (m/f): €49,95 incl. VAT
  • ODS Longsleeve (m/f): €79,95 incl. VAT
  • ODS Bib Short (m/f): €74,95 incl. VAT

Send an email to info@ods-vitaal.nl stating your name, address, phone number, email address and size (m/f). Note: cyclist outfits tend to be smaller than expected. Our advice: order 1 size bigger than your regular size. We will contact you as soon as possible. Businesses will receive an invoice and consumers an authorisation form for direct debit collection. Orders are legally binding.

Sizing charts man

 

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MENS SHORT

Sizing charts woman

 

SIZE WOMEN TOP
WOMENS SHORT

Interested in obtaining your own Bioracer outfit?
Do you enjoy cycling with friends, colleagues or your cycling club and would you like to design your team outfit? Passionate cyclists know better than anyone else how important comfortable good clothing is. Interested? Look at the options on www.bioracer.com or send an email to the Bioracer representative Patrick Strouken: p.strouken@bioracer.com
Delivery time at least 10 weeks.

From old cycling jersey to New Future with Velor

At ODS-Vitaal, we strive for vitality not only for individuals, but also for our planet. We do this by embracing sustainable practices. This year at the 30th jubilee edition of the ODS Classic in partnership with Velor.

At Velor, they combine comfort with sustainability to provide the ultimate cycling experience. They believe in a greener future by recycling your worn-out cycling jerseys. Bring your old jersey and contribute to our circular mission. In return, you will receive a 20% discount on your next purchase at Velor. Together we make a difference: your contribution helps us not only protect the planet, but also innovate in circular cycling apparel.

Download the promotional items here

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Saturday, August 31, marks an extra festive jubilee edition, the 30th ODS Classic! Hundreds of cycling enthusiasts will again participate in this beautiful ride through the south of Limburg. Business teams and guest teams are welcome. The ODS Classic offers routes of 75, 100 and 125 km. The start and finish take place at Taverne Bie Sjefke in Berg en Terblijt. There you can chat with your teammates about the race. One thing is certain: this edition promises to be unforgettable. On to the next 30 years! Register now for a day full of fun and challenge with your colleagues or partner. Check ods-classic.nl for details and for registering your team.

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