'Heading SouthWest' is a self-supported and adventure cycling challenge across Portugal in one-stage. The route starts in the Center of the most southwestern country of Europe and finishes in the most southwestern region: Algarve. Along the on-road set route with approximately 1.000K & 15.000M of climbing, long-distance cyclists will face the diversity of the Portuguese landscapes - from mountains to plains - heading the Atlantic Ocean. The adventure starts on May 21st 2022 in Coimbra and finishes in Alte, Algarve. 'SouthWest' is an event powered by Finis Terra.