Egmond-Pier-Egmond is easily accessible. See how you can get to the start of this beach race the easiest.
Egmond aan Zee is accessible to car traffic during Egmond-Pier-Egmond, although some roads are closed to traffic between 6.00 and 17.00 hours. These are the Sportlaan, Boulevard North, Boulevard South and Boulevard de Vassy, Vuurtorenplein and the north side of the Watertorenweg.
If you travel to Egmond aan Zee by car, free parking is possible in Egmond Zuid. If you use a navigation system, set it up on Egmonderstraatweg and switch off the navigation system upon entering Egmond aan Zee. From here, follow the directions of the traffic controllers. From Egmond Zuid it is about 5 minutes by bike to Sporthal de Watertoren. We advise you to leave in time because of the expected crowds. Do not park in places where this is not allowed, this is strictly monitored.
Tip! It is convenient to park your car in Egmond-Binnen, Egmond aan den Hoef or the parking lot at Sportpaleis Alkmaar. If you cover the last kilometers on the bike, you are at the start with warmed muscles, afterwards it is a nice cooling down and you avoid the crowds. Signage will lead you to Sporthal De Watertoren on Watertorenweg, where you can collect your starting ticket, among other things.
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