L'Etape Slovakia by Tour de France is a public cycling race for road and gravel bikes, with handlebars (so-called rams) and maximum 35 mm tire width, hereinafter referred to as "bicycles". E-bikes are not allowed on the race.
The race is subject to UCI – PART 15 CYCLING FOR ALL cycling rules and these propositions. All participants are taking part at their own risk; the organizer is not liable for any damages caused to or by participants. Every participant must comply with road traffic laws and regulations and respect the police, staff and referee instructions. The organizer reserves the right to make necessary changes to the schedule of events due to unpredictable (vis maior) circumstances. During the race, every cyclist must have a properly fastened helmet on his head and a bicycle in good technical condition. It is forbidden to use headphones during the race and the cyclist may be disqualified. The prohibition of using headphones is for the safety of participants and spectators. Every participant must react adequately and promptly to the traffic of accompanying vehicles, staff motorcycles, police, medical and ambulance staff, as well as to other regulations, instructions and interventions of the organizer.