About the Event

The BEMER Cyclassics take place on the 21th of August 2022. Start, finish and expo are located directly in the heart of Hamburg. The bike courses will show you the most beautiful places of Hamburg and the surrounding areas. The supporting programme of the event takes place from the 19th to the 21th of August 2022. The accreditation of the participants is possible from the 18th to 20th of August 2022. Additional information can be found in the timetable here. here..

Distances

Du kannst dich zwischen den Cyclassics 60 und den Cyclassics 100 entscheiden. Bitte beachte, dass die Streckenbezeichnung nicht der Streckenlänge entspricht. Die Streckenlänge wird mit Bekanntgabe des Streckenverlaufs veröffentlicht. Alle wichtigen Informationen zur Strecke veröffentlichen wir here..
Along to the age group and elite race, the event weekend offers several highlights. The Youngclassics, a stage race of the age group under 17 years, takes place on Saturday and Sunday. The BEMER Cyclassics Kids Race takes place on Saturday. You can find information on the individual programme highlights on the website in the ‘Side Events’ tab. To top the weekend off, there will be a cycling expo with many exhibitors directly in front of Hamburg’s town hall. To top the weekend offthere will be a cycling expo with many exhibitors directly in front of Hamburg’s town hall.

Travel and Accomodation

Public Transportation will largely be maintained throughout the weekend. But it is inevitable that some services will be limited or closed, if they cross the course. You can find more information on the website of the respective provider.
We recommend parking your car apart from the course. Please watch out for the closed roads and try to park regarding your personal requirements. Crossing the closed roads by foot is possible after a short waiting period.
On our website you can find all information regarding the traffic during the BEMER Cyclassics. There will be closing times, alternative routes and detailed information about certain areas in the city centre. On the interactive roadblock map you can see the roadblocks at different times of the day. The information will be published here in German about 4 weeks before the race. here. veröffentlicht.

Before Registration

Everyone can participate at the BEMER Cyclassics, if he/she registered successfully via the online registration tool and meets the age requirements. Admitted for the Cyclassics 60 are all participants who turn at least 15 in the year of the event. Admitted for the Cyclassics 100 are all participants who turn at least 17 in the year of the event.
The registration for the BEMER Cyclassics can only be done online under the homepage section 'Register now'. Registration partner is ACTIVE Network. Registrations by mail, fax or e-mail will not be accepted! Registration phase 1 with individual starting block allocation will end on 17/07/2022. A later registration is possible during registration phase 2 (from 18/07 to 14/08/2022) online and from 18th to 20th August 2022 at the accreditation on site, provided that starting slots are still available. (From registration phase 2 onwards, a performance-related starting block allocation and a start together with the team is no longer guaranteed). With your registration you confirm that you have taken note of and accept the race information, the general terms and conditions and the Rules and Conditions of Participation. The entry fee and the processing fee (ACTIVE fee) will be debited from your account or credit card using the SEPA direct debit system. If the direct debit is not honoured due to lack of funds in the account or revocation by the participant, the participant shall bear the costs of the cancellation. Each participant can only register himself/herself with his/her own e-mail address and each participant can only register once! Double registrations will only be accepted once, i.e. a double registration by the same person does not entitle the participant to a second starting slot.
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The price table and the current price tier can be found here. Payment is only possible by credit card (VISA- or Mastercard). Participants from Germany can also pay by direct debit using the SEPA direct debit system.
With the payment of the entry fee you will receive the following benefits:
  • Race number and safety pins
  • Timing using a transponder system
  • Starter bag with products
  • Water bottle
  • Starter’s handbook brochure
  • Professional participant support and accreditation
  • Starter bag deposit points
  • Completely closed off race course
  • Food before, during and after the race
  • Medical emergency service
  • Technical emergency service on-site
  • Massage service
  • Online results service and finisher certificate
  • Finisher beer from Erdinger
  • Finisher-Medaille
  • Lost & found office
  • Side events and cycling expo
  • Award ceremony in the finish area
  • Race convoy with lead cars and sagwaggons
  • Safer Cycling Guides/ Begleitfahrer
  • Moderation at the start and finish area
In order to start with others from the same starting block, all must join the same team and select ‘No, I don't want to be considered for the additional ranking’ during registration. Allocation of the starting block will be determined by the slowest rider of the previous year or the presence of a rider participating in this event for the first time.
Individual riders, who want to start for a team and/or want to start together must join the same team. The team captain creates the team and decides the type of ranking. Others can join with the name and password. The team captain can choose between the options:
  • Team ranking
  • Women team ranking
  • Company team ranking
  • Start together (no additional ranking) (see Starting together with Friends)
Team To start as a team, all team members must join the same team. A team consists of minimum of four and no more than eight riders.Teams of less or more riders will not be ranked! The composition of the team can be chosen across the genders If a team consists solely of women, the women's team ranking must be selected. All riders will appear in the individual ranking, the best four team riders will be in the team ranking. Each team will start together from one starting block. Allocation of the starting block will be determined by the slowest rider of the previous year or the presence of a rider participating in this event for the first time. Team members who do not want to be assigned to a starting block together with their team but according to their result from the previous year must check ‘No, I want to be allocated individually’ on their registration form. Otherwise, they must start the race from the starting block assigned to the team! Women’s team registration To start as a women’s team, all female team members must join the same team. A women’s team consists of at least three and no more than six female riders.Women’s teams of less or more riders will not be ranked! All riders will appear in the individual ranking, the best three team riders will be in the women’s team ranking. Each women’s team will start together from one starting block. Allocation of the starting block will be determined by the slowest rider of the previous year or the presence of a rider participating in this event for the first time. Team members who do not want to be assigned to a starting block together with their team but according to their result from the previous year must check ‘No, I want to be allocated individually’ on their registration form. Otherwise, they must start the race from the starting block assigned to the team! Company team registration Ranking takes place in accordance with the team ranking criteria, but with the following differences: a company team consists of at least 10 riders; there is no maximum numberAll riders will appear in the individual ranking. The best 10 riders in the team will be included in the company ranking. Each team member must join the same team. To be recognized as a company team, all team members must have an employment contract with the same employer. NOTE: Company teams are included in the company ranking only, not in the team ranking!
If you want to start on a tandem (bike), each of you must register separately. After registration one of you sends an e-mail to us with the registration ID of the tandem partner and we add the tandem start in both your registrations.
Note: this only applies to official company sports clubs that belong to a German company sports association! This ranking may be chosen along with another ranking! If you would like to start as a company sports team, all team members will have to choose ‘company sports ranking’ and enter the same name in the ‘company sports club’ field on the registration form. IDENTICAL spelling of the company sports club is of utmost importance. In addition, Hamburg-based company sports athletes must enter their 5-digit BSG number. A company sports team consists of a minimum of four and a maximum of eight ridersTeams with less or more riders will not be ranked! If your company sports group wants to send more than 8 riders to the start per distance, add a numbering (1, 2, 3 etc.) to the name of your company sports group. All riders appear in the individual ranking, the best four riders are decisive for the company sport ranking. We reserve the right to check the entitlement for the company sports classification with the company sports association.

After registration

After your successful registration, please make sure to check the junk mail folder of your e-mail inbox. With various providers, e-mails sent by ACTIVE are marked as spam. You can see the QR code in your Active account at myevents.active.com Click on 'Registration & QR Code' under your registration.
  1. Please make sure you logged in with the right account
  2. If you have been registered by another person, your registration will not be displayed directly in your ACTIVE account, you can add it to your account by clicking on ‘Claim registration’ (blue bar). For this you need the registration ID (starting with R-) from your confirmation e-mail.
  3. If you don’t have an ACTIVE account yet, you can register at myevents.active.com with your e-mail address and claim your registration afterwards (Point 2)
  4. If you get an error message while claiming your registration, please check if your registration data from the confirmation e-mail are identical with the data in your ACTIVE account.
For further questions please Message a message with the error description.
You can change your personal data yourself until 17/07/2022 via your ACTIVE account. To do so, log in at myevents.active.com You will find your Cyclassics registration and have the possibility to change your data. For changes after 17/07/2022 please send us a message. Message.
Joining a team Until 17/07/2022, you can join a team via your ACTIVE account. To do so, log in at myevents.active.com You will see your Cyclassics registration and have the possibility to click on "Join Team". To join you need the team name and password. For changes after 17/07/2022 please send us a MessagePlease note that this has no influence on the starting block allocation. Create a team Please send us a Message with the following information:
  • Team name
  • Team password
  • Desired form of ranking:
    • Team ranking
    • Women team ranking
    • Company team ranking or
    • Only joint start (no additional ranking)
As soon as we have created the team, we will inform you by email and other team members can join the team at registration or later via their ACTIVE account. Changing a team Please send us a Message with the following information and we will change your team membership:
  • Team name of the new team
  • Password of the new team
Please note that team changes after 17 July 2022 will not affect the starting block allocation.
If you need a receipt invoice of your entry fee, please sent us a Message with the invoice address and we will be happy to issue a receipt invoice for your starting slot.
To transfer your race slot to another person, please log in at myevents.active.com with your ACTIVE account and click on ‘Transfer registration’ under your Cyclassics registration. Please enter the e-mail address of the transfer partner. The transfer partner must register until 17/07/2022 using the link provided at the current price. After successful registration you will receive your entry fee including all booked additional services minus the transfer fee back. The processing fee (ACTIVE fee) is not refundable.
For reasons of data protection, we cannot offer a transfer platform for starting slots. The best way to find one is to visit our facebook page and post your request there. You can also post to the Facebook event.

Distance change

Eine nachträgliche Distanzänderung ist ausschließlich online und nur bis zum 17.07.2022 möglich, solange noch Plätze auf der jeweiligen Distanz verfügbar sind. Der Distanzwechsel erfolgt über dein ACTIVE-Konto unter myevents.active.com. Im Falle, dass die neue Startgebühr höher ist als die ursprünglich gezahlte Startgebühr, ist die entsprechende Differenz zu zahlen; im Falle einer geringeren Startgebühr wird die entsprechende Differenz des Startgeldes vom Veranstalter nicht erstattet. Die Differenz des Startgeldes berechnet sich immer auf den aktuell gültigen Preis. Zusätzlich wird bei einer nachträglichen Distanzänderung eine Gebühr von 11,00 € zzgl. Bearbeitungsgebühr (ACTIVE Gebühr) (auf den sich ergebenden Gesamtbetrag) fällig.
A cancellation of your starting slot with a refund of the entry fee is only possible within 14 days after registration. To cancel and refund your starting slot, please send an email   and let us know that you are unable to participate and wish to cancel your registration. A refund after 14 days of your registration is not possible. However, you can transfer your starting slot to another person (see ‘race slot transfer’).
Unfortunately, deferring your starting slot to next year’s race is not possible.

Material / rules

The regulations for the BEMER Cyclassics can be found in the download area here..
The regulations regarding permitted bicycles can be found in the Rules and Conditions of participation under '5. Bicycles and Equipment'.

Picking up your starting documents

Die Akkreditierung findet auf dem Gerhart-Hauptmann-Platz in Hamburg statt und hat von Donnerstag bis Samstag vor dem Rennen geöffnet. Die genauen Öffnungszeiten findest du im Timetable.
To pick up your starting documents, you will need your official registration confirmation or email with the bib number with the QR-Code, either in digital form on your smartphone or as a printout, as well as an official photo ID. We cannot hand out your starting documents without a valid photo ID!
If it is not possible for you to pick up your documents in person, you can ask someone else to pick up your starting documents. In this case we have provided a power of attorney form on our website. In order to pick up your documents, this person will need the signed power of attorney in original, his/her own ID card and a copy of your (the participant's) ID card. Please note that we only accept our power of attorney form

Before the race

Your personal BIB number will be sent to you in an e-mail in the week before the event. You will be informed about your starting block and your starting time when you pick up your starting documents. Subsequent changes to the starting block cannot be made!
The start of the individual distances takes place directly at the Alster. The start of the Cyclassics 60 and 100 will be on the Kennedybrücke/Alsterglacis. A detailed map of the starting area can be found here..
The participant information can be found here..
The Pasta Party takes place on the Saturday before the race. You can find the place and time in the TimetableThe Pasta Party takes place on the Saturday before the race. You can find the place and time in the
Information about the bike service can be found in the participant information, which will be published here. in the week before the race.

During the race

There will be refreshment posts on all distances. You can find the exact locations on the course maps .
If you are injured in an accident, stay calm and wait at the right side of the road for the German Red Cross accident assistance.
Electronic devices such as mobile phones and MP3 players are strictly prohibited during the race. Also listening to music during the race is strictly prohibited.

After the Race

One-way transponders are provided for the race. These can be disposed of after the race. If other transponders are used, we will communicate where the transponders must be handed in after the race.
The results will be published after the race on our website under the menu item 'Results' in the tab 'The Event'.
Our partner Sportograf takes pictures of all athletes during the race. These can be viewed and purchased on the Sportograf website 48 hours after the event.
On the weekend of the event all lost property will be collected at our Lost and Found Office. All lost property that is not picked up on site will be collected at IRONMAN Germany afterwards. If you miss something, please contact us by E-Mail and send us a description of your lost item.

Elite race

The elite race of the UCI World Tour will take place on Sunday 21.08.2022 after the age group race. The finish line is on the Mönckebergstraße. All information about the professional race can be found here..

Cyclub

The Cyclub is for all our participants who have reached the finish line at least 10 times during our race. For this loyalty and active support of the event we thank them year after year. All jubilees are automatically accepted as members of the Cyclub. All information about the Cyclub can be found here..

Volunteers

Every year, more than 2000 volunteers are involved in the BEMER Cyclassics and give their best to make the event unforgettable for every single participant. For next year we are again looking for hard-working volunteers who would like to support us actively. All information on how to become a volunteer with us can be found here..