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Tres Nacions – three countries in one day

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Established in 1979, the ‘Tres Nacions’ is one of the longest-running cycling events in Spain. After taken a covid related break in 2020 (the only one since it was established), the 2021 event returned with a vengeance, seeing almost 1,500 riders lining up at the start line of the 41st edition of the ‘Tres Nacions’.

The ‘Tres Nacions’ is a road sportive or Gran Fondo of a rather particular kind. What sets this 140 km and 2,400 m of climbing event in the Pyrenees apart from the rest is that the course goes through all together three countries. It starts in Spain before heading into Andorra, followed by a short visit to France, to finally return to Spain for the grand finale.

This year, MERIDA EUROPE and MERIDA SWE were involved as one of the main supporters and official bike partner. Also, we took the chance after a long absence from the event world to take our Testival Truck back on the route and show the road enthusiasts our 2021 road line up. This included the new SCULTURA ENDURANCE, REACTO, eSILEX and eSCULTURA, as well as established models of our line-up like the SILEX and SCULTURA.

Taking place in his home country and in fact starting and finishing in his home town of Puigcerdà, it is no surprise that former World Champion and living mountain bike legend José Antonio Hermida did not just take part in the event but is als

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