HotChillee - A World without Limits
HotChillee is an events company that specialises in providing professional class events to amateurs that are lifetime experiences. HotChillee events include The London-Paris, Alpine Challenge, Cape Rouleur forming the Global Events Series, Le Grand Truc and The Dunkerque-Roubaix with Geraint Thomas.
Focusing on breaking boundaries and being part of a "world without limits" brings together an exciting blend of amateur, professional, celebrity and business people all sharing a common passion and a desire for success and exceptional performance. Previous participants of HotChillee's events include Tour de France winner Stephen Roche, professional GBR cyclists Ben Swift and Geraint Thomas, F1-great Nigel Mansell, Olympian James Cracknell, Paris-Roubaix winner Magnus Backstedt, Vice Captain of the England Cricket Team Matt Prior, former England rugby captain Will Carling , South African Rugby World Cup winner Joel Stransky and seven times winner of Paris-Nice, Sean Kelly.
Corporate Social Responsibility
HotChillee has strong CSR ties and the events have raised vast funds for charity over the last 11 years. Official Charities currently include: UK Youth, DEBRA, Stoke Mandeville Trust, Qhubeka, Elton John Aids Foundation, Lumo Hawk and Help for Heroes.
Development Rider Programme in South Africa
In 2013 HotChillee set up the Development Rider Programme in partnership with ORYX Stainless, The Western Cape Government and local cycling clubs in Cape Town. The initiative supports young talent and creates a channel for South African riders to compete in Europe.
As part of the programme rider Nicholas Dlamini has signed his first pro contract. Nicholas was born in one of the largest townships in the Western Cape and joined the HotChillee Development Rider Programme its first year. In January 2015 he joined the feeder team for the South African based MTN-Qhubeka. As part of the programme Nicholas has been mentored by Tour de France winner Stephen Roche, professional cyclist Ben Swift and actress Vanessa Haywood. He is the first rider from the programme to sign a pro contract.
HotChillee - A World without Limits
HotChillee specialise in cycling events both on and off the bike. Focused on providing intense and immersive experiences to non professionals that replicate the pro events. HotChillee have over 10 years of experience in organising top level cycling events.
The Global Event Series of top tier multi stage road events include:
Le Grand Truc focuses on providing unique experience for a very select small group of participants in locations around the world. In 2013 a group of 25 riders rode the original London-Paris route, finishing in Paris with rolling road closures the day before the finish of the 100th Edition of the Tour de France.
The Dunkerque-Roubaix with Geraint Thomas, a one day Classic that takes place in April - 2015 will be the second edition.
Associated around the major events there are smaller events that provide an all year point of interaction with our community:
- HotChillee Training Ride Series
- HotChillee Sportive
- HotChillee Racing
We also do some unique "one offs" such as the Lands End To John O'Groats Relay World Record, Ride the Volcano up the largest mountain in Spain, Mount Teide and a womens challenge team to the Cape Town Cycle Tour in South Africa.
Off the bike events include launches and specialist get togethers:
- Beyond the Peloton (Cervelo Test Team)
- Insiders Journal
- Stephen Roche book launch
News & Media
Keep up-to-date on all the latest news stories and press releases from within the HotChillee cycling community...
HotChillee and Cervélo form Strategic PartnershipMonday 19th January 2015
The multi faceted agreement means that Cervélo will be the Official Road Bike Partner for all HotChillee road events with the Cervélo R5 being the HotChillee Ride Captains bike of choice on all road events. Riders will also be able to gain access to Cervélo bikes, technology and education through the HotChillee Training Ride series that starts at the end of January. The partnership further means that HotChillee becomes an event partner to the famous bike brand.Read More ...
Ben Swift and HotChillee Development Rider Nic Dlamini - training ride and interviewThursday 4th December 2014
Ben leaves home at 5am to get a loan bike over to HotChillee Development Rider, Nicholas Dlamini who he has been mentoring & spend the day training around the Cape Peninsula.Read More ...
South Africa...What a Place. Blog from Dan Halksworth, PRO GB TriathleteTuesday 2nd December 2014
What's great about the HotChillee team is that it is not just a bunch of professional cyclists or elite level cyclists. We had mountain bikers, triathletes, fathers, tour guides and some random team Sky bloke!Read More ...
Dylan Joseph's blog - Coronation Double Century with HotChilleeSunday 30th November 2014
So I was lucky enough to be invited back to the HotChillee experience for this years Double Century cycle race that sweeps through the beautiful regions in and around Swellendam, Western Cape. This, for many riders, is one of the highlights on the cycling calendar. It marks the closing of the racing season, the beginning of a training season for the pros, and generally an immense amount of fun and camaraderie...but this is all made possible by the HotChillee.Read More ...
Ride Captain Dane Walsh's - Velo Tales - Coronation Double Century 2014Saturday 29th November 2014
After many meticulous months spent planning the intricate composition of the teams, like an artisan creating a masterpiece, Captain Craig presented two finely balanced teams, with equal parts of professionalism and comicality, that both honoured the spirit of the Coronation Double Century, and hopefully armed us with an opportunity to climb a little higher up the podium.Read More ...
HotChillee Limited (UK Offices)
Regus Business Centre (Entrance on Bruton Street,
South Side about 100yds from Berkeley Sq)
London W1J 6BD
Registered in England & Wales, Company Number: 05069979
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