One Gear, No Brakes, 700 Riders
The Fixed40Two is a 42.195km race from the south of Berlin to the heart of the German capital along closed Autobahn.
The fixed gear specific race was established in 2015 with just 300 riders as an unofficial addition to one of the biggest bike races in Europe. Today, the event has over 700 registered male and female athletes from all over the world - this time fully supported and legal! With one gear and no brakes, riders need fitness, bike handling skills and confidence to complete this race, let alone go for a spot on the podium.