The London-Paris 2013, HotChillee's premier multi-stage sportive, ballot entries will close at midnight (BST) 31 July 2012. The 2013 event, taking place on 20 to 23 June, marks the tenth anniversary of HotChillee's London-Paris and will be marked by special anniversary celebrations. Successful riders will be notified by the 13 August 2012. All the early bird entries sold out within in seconds of opening on 17 July 2012.
The London-Paris 2013 also has 35 team entries available. Those with an interest in a team place should contact firstname.lastname@example.org and all places will be allocated by 24 August 2012.
Since its beginnings The London-Paris has grown to become a must-do event on the cycling calendar and places are selling out faster each year. Cycling enthusiasts sign up for the unique event that allows them to ride in the peloton with cycling professionals, legends and other sporting stars. With rolling road closures in France, motorbike outriders, lead vehicles and mechanical support, it provides a taster of the professionals' tour experience.
Sven Thiele of HotChillee says: "Our aim is to provide events that take cyclists as close to the professionals' experience as possible, in a safe and fun environment. Our global events now comprise of The London-Paris, Alpine Challenge and the recently launched Cape Rouleur, all sharing the winning HotChillee multi stage format. This year's London-Paris was a huge success with 450 riders crossing the finish line. We're incredibly excited about the tenth anniversary of The London-Paris."
The Peloton on Stage 2 of The London-Paris 2012
The Peloton with Skoda lead vehicles - The London-Paris 2012
Cycling through one of the many beautiful towns in France