The Algarve Bike Challenge is already a reference in the internacional calendar of mountain bike stage race. Be a finisher and get the best result as possible while you fully enjoy this excellency event is for sure the main goal. It may be entirely achievable, but preparation and conditioning to tackle the race deserves careful attention and a good dose of respect. The challenging uphills, loose rocky trails and occasionally technically demanding descents in the characteristic Algarve region environment present challenges. Look over the next few paragraphs to ensure you are ready to enjoy the Algarve Bike Challenge to the fullest.