November 6 & 7
Counting down the days
The European cyclo-cross championships 2021 from the Col du VAM, with its winding route including steep climbs and challenging cobblestone lane, shows Drenthe as a cycling province in all its beauty.
The “roof of Drenthe” is a fantastic course and has already proven its added value during the Dutch national cycling championships in 2020. An iconic location to celebrate cycling!
Don’t miss anything about the event
The European cyclo-cross championships in 221 are one of the biggest cycling events in the Netherlands. Thousands of cycling fans from the Netherlands, Belgium and many other countries can’t wait to see the top cyclists in action at Col du VAM in Drenthe. The matches are assured of enormous media attention.
The NOS, SPORZA and Eurosport are expected to broadcast the matches live. It will also be shown on television in other European countries.
Col du VAM (VAM mountain) | Wijster
Since Friday, October 19, 2018, everyone is welcome at the new cycling course on the “Col du VAM”: the mountain of Drenthe. Cyclists and mountainbikers can enjoy the cycling province of the Netherlands on this former rubbish tip. Hikers and horse riders also get their money’s worth.
If you want to cycle or mountain bike on the VAM mountain, it is of course best to take the bike to Wijster. If you come by car, you can park/board at:
- Boslounge Spier, Oude Postweg 8, 9417 TG in Spier
- Green Planet, Bultinge 2, 7933 TZ in Pesse
- Parking lot VAM-berg South
- Parking lot VAM-berg Noord