Bol d'Or

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13 September 2022  |  Events

100 Years of the Bol d'Or Motorcycle Race

The Bol d'Or will celebrate its 100th anniversary this year. A legendary 24-hour international motorcycle race that takes place at the Paul Ricard circuit in Le Castellet in the PACA region, from September 16 to 18.

Started in 1922, the Bol d'Or has taken place on many circuits, such as: Saint Germain, Fontainebleau, Monthléry and Le Mans before being installed in the south of France and more precisely in the PACA region, at Le Castellet for a long period.

In recent years Castellet has marked the history of the Bol d'Or: from 1978 to 1999, the Paul Ricard circuit ensured legendary races where the brands each in turn set their own pace. Honda in the 80s (eight successes in eleven editions), Kawasaki in the 90s (four victories in the decade) and Suzuki, finally, which notably signed the last two victories in the Var.

Bol d'or

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Le Bol d'Or (The Golden Bowl)

Each year 3 races or more than 500 drivers will occupy the track for 24 hours. A passionate audience with nearly 60,000 visitors each year. More than 100 exhibitors to represent the brands and the latest novelties. Animations and exhibitions. A mechanical show. Motorcycle clubs present Concerts and DJ night

Ticket office

To reserve your tickets for the bol d'or, you will have access to the ticket office directly from the website: https://www.boldor.com/billetterie

The events of the Bol d'Or

The watercolors of Lorent Drawing, with around twenty watercolors on the theme of the 100th anniversary of the Bol d'or.

Road Trip organized by the Honda National-Motos team.

Casa editions: the bookstore of the bol, a unique work which retraces through stories and interviews the chronology of the race.

The Darkness in concert.

Jetski-adventure, Axel Brignone will host flyboard sessions throughout the weekend.

Karting, take advantage of your weekend to try your hand at karting with friends or family. Xtrem Park activity park, zipline, freejump, jetsurf.

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