The original Gran Fondo series calendar, expand with new destinations, entering to existing calendar one new destination in North America (Prospera Valley Gran Fondo) , four new events in Europe (Epic Gran Canaria, Gran Fondo Nice-Côte d'Azur, Gran Fondo Firenze and Cyclotour du Leman), one new destination in Asia with Gran Fondo Silk Way plus a world wide event named Gran Fondo World ® in partnership with Ride with GPS.
Final prizing pool will be again 36.000 USD but will be extended until top 5 in man/woman. Participants should complete almost 3 events to be eligible for cash prizes in order to activate movement of participants between events and growth your international participation.
The Gran Fondo World Championship ® , one day race with 3000 USD in prize for winners. The destination for 2019 will be Rollfast Gran Fondo (Carmel, Indiana) and will be event part of world tour series counting with points for final ranking.
The new virtual Gran Fondo World ® presented by Ride with GPS is a new challenge for 2019. All riders who join and ride 100 or 50 miles in the weekend of February 22-23, 2019 will receive 100 or 50 bonus points. Look for more information soon sent out by Gran Fondo World Tour.
Gran Fondo World Tour is using Ride with GPS as the official event planning software and will be using their advanced route planning and event management software for all route planning and development.
2019 CALENDAR Gran Fondo World Tour ® #wearegranfondo
check out all calenedar links: www.granfondoworldtour.com
23-24 Gran Fondo World ® by Ride with GPS (worldwide)
23 th Saddleback Gran Fondo (California USA)
31 th Gran Fondo Nice-Côte d'Azur (France)
5-7 th Epic Gran Canaria (Canary islands-Spain)
14 th Gran Fondo Firenze (Italy)
19 th Cyclotour du Leman (Switzerland)
25 th Giant Seorak Gran Fondo (South Korea)
2 th Continental Ciclobrava Sea Otter Europe (Girona-Spain)
9 th June Tour of Zhetysu - Gran Fondo Kazakhstan
22-23 th Styrkeproven (Norway)
12-14 th Trilogy de Mauriene (French Alps)
20 th Prospera Valley Gran Fondo (BC Canada)
4 th Blue Water International Gran Fondo (Canada)
15 th Rollfast Gran Fondo (USA) Gran Fondo World Championship
20-21 th Gran Fondo Silk Way (Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan)
20 th Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic (South Africa) FINAL EVENT
Added to the new destinations, International expansion team are working to add next weeks new destination in South America, Midle East and Asia; will be revelated soon to complete one of the widest calendars in Gran Fondo Series that will compile a global participation of 50 thousand participants and passing with the events across more than 20 countries.