Tour de Pelso 2016

15th Tihany Tour


1. Purpose of the tour:

Making Lake Balaton, Siófok and Tihany more popular, extending the off-season of tourism with a spare-time sports programme, making cycling tours popular, ensuring healthy, pleasant pastime.

2. Place of programme:

On the territory of Siófok and Counties Somogy and Veszprém.

date: 04 June 2016 (Saturday)

3. Route:

Siófok, Zamárdi, ferry of Szántód, ferry of Tihany, Tihany, Balatonfüred, Balatonfűzfő, Balatonakarattya, Siófok >> route

4. Participants of the programme:

Tour-makers having completed their 10th year of age (until 06 June 2015), being under the supervision of parents - or an adult on behalf of parents - until the age of 12
between the age of 12-14 having parental consent and having paid the entry fee.

5. Organizer:

Somogy Megyei Kerékpáros Szövetség (Cycling Association of County Somogy), H-7400 Kaposvár, Csokonai u. (str.) 3.

Balaton Team Sz.S.E., H-8600 Siófok, Koch R. u. (str.) 27/B.

Attila Prohászka organizer of sports programmes, chief organizer

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6. Programme:

04 June 2016 (Saturday) from 7.30 a.m. until 9.45 a.m enter, Siófok, Fő tér 2., Kálmán Imre Kulturális Központ acceptance of starting-numbers, occupation of starting-place Siófok, Petőfi sétány
Departure: collectively at 10.00 a.m. to the ferry of Szántód.

Course: 76 km
Siófok - ferry of Szántód (15 km) and Tihany - Siófok (61 km)
Level time: does not exist, but the check point of the tour must be passed in order to get your raffle ticket.

Raffle of gifts: Everyone who fulfils the tour - and has passed the check point - gets a raffle ticket (1 piece per 25 km).
For the fulfilment of 76 km you get 3 pieces of raffle tickets. Condition of receipt of raffle tickets is handing in stop-watch chip!

Fulfilment takes cycle-paths and place on routes suitable for cycling.

Cycling on the highway is FORBIDDEN!

7. Deadline for enters:


1.: until 15 April 2016 is the date of paying the entry fee.
2.: From 16 April until 05 May 2016 is the date of paying the entry fee.
3.: From 06 May until 22 May 2016 is the date of paying the entry fee.

Entry on the spot:

From 23 May until 04 June 2016 is the date of paying the entry fee.

02 June 2016 from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. Siófok, Fő tér 2., Kálmán Imre Kulturális Központ
03 June 2016 from 10 a.m. until 11 p.m. Siófok, Fő tér 2., Kálmán Imre Kulturális Központ
04 June 2016 (Saturday) from 7.30 a.m. until 9.45 a.m. Siófok, Fő tér 2., Kálmán Imre Kulturális Központ

8. Entry fee: 15,500 HUF/person


9. Others:

- The stop-watch chip must be given back to the organizers after the finish.
In case of leaving the chip the participant is obliged to pay a compensation of HUF 10.000 to the organizers and is not entitled to take part at the raffle!
- The programme will take place according to the regulations of the present announcement.
- The programme will take place on cycle-paths and appointed routes suitable for cycling. No closing of roads! Everybody can take part at the programme on his/her own responsibility, by keeping the road regulations (Highway Code).
- The organizer does not take any responsibility for any possible accidents and cannot be compelled to any compensation!
- The participant must sign the entry-form and by doing so he/she acknowledges being familiar with the terms of participation, and considers them as being compulsory for himself/herself.
- In case of family enter the person entering the family undertakes that those entered by him/her will keep the terms of announcement.
- Wearing a helmet is SUGGESTED during the tour.
- Participants take part at the tour with the starting-number ensured by the organizers.
- All participants must place advertising materials ensured by the organizers on their equipment, bicycle, etc. during the tour. –

We wish you successful preparations and pleasant touring!