Cycling in Tenerife – The best destination for professionals

Cycling in Tenerife

Fed up of having bad weather on your training camps or want to get away from the horrible winter weather at home? Looking to get your 2014 sportive or racing season off to a flying start? Are you training for one of the big randonnees such as the RAID Alpine or events like the Etape du Tour or La Marmotte?

Cycling in Tenerife - Regency Country Club

Tenerife is the perfect winter/spring training location or also a great place to get some relaxed winter sun riding in.

Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands, 200 miles off the west coast of Africa. It is a four-hour flight from the UK but conveniently within the same time zone. Triangular in shape, it is dominated by the volcano positioned right in the middle of it. The very top of El Teide is 3,718m, making it the highest mountain in a Spanish territory but the road, the part we were interested in, only goes to a little over 2,300m.

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