The Tor des Géants is one of the world's premier ultra races. It is a formidable undertaking and its wide variety of terrain presents a challenging array of conditions to deal with. Layering will be critical, and self-management at the forefront of successful athletes' preparations and integral to the successful execution of race plans.
See the below Tor des Géants Kit List for some recommended pieces that will help you go get the best out of your race.
Lightweight, packable, breathable, and waterproof, this is the perfect choice for such a race as the TDG. Its 2.5 layer Pertex Shield fabric has a bit of stretch in it, allowing a full range of movement for technical sections.
Available in both Jacket and Pull-On varieties.
Truly versatile ultra insulation, and a must-have on anybody's Tor des Géants kit list. Light, packable and reversible to provide either extra warmth or enhance breathability, it is ideal for the unpredictable conditions of the Tor.
Available red/shadow or black/lazer green varieties.
Durable and very wicking, the Razor will keep you cool and comfortable throughout the arduous sections, and warm when the sun goes down. it is robust enough to withstand the level - and extent - of punishment dished out.
Lightweight and fast drying, VIA Trail Series Tights are ideal for the unpredictable conditions of the TDG. They also incorporate intuitive storage features for easier self-management between checkpoints.
The VIA Trail Series® race pack range is designed for ultimate comfort, enhanced breathability and load stabilisation when moving fast over any terrain. The VIA Razor 15, at 15L is the perfect capacity for TDG competitors.
The VIA Trail Series® race vests available in a variety of capacities.