Gran Fondo World Tour ® and Grand Fondo National Championship Series® renew the agreement to host the USA event of the world tour.
Courses lead riders through country roads with challenging climbs and incredible scenery. 26 th March Gran Fondo Florida starts Gran Fondo World Tour ® 2017Courses are offered in different lengths from 30 to 100 miles so participants can find the distance to match their goals.
Each rider is given an electronic timing-chip to keep track of their progress throughout the course and to allow riders to compete for best time through highlighted sections of the course. Who says Florida is flat! Centered in the rolling orange groves of Pasco County, the Gran Fondo Florida course starts and ends at Local Public House & Provisions on Pennsylvania Avenue in San Antonio, FL.
The race follows, in part, the proposed Olympic road race course that was part of Tampa’s bid to host the Summer Olympic Games. . It travels along rural rolling hills, past horse farms and crystal clear springs.
Briefly going through Withlacoochee State Forest and the hills surrounding Brooksville, Florida. GFWT general Information: Gran Fondo World Tour ® come back stronger on second season; the challenge will start in four weeks with Gran Fondo Florida the opening event of US Gran Fondo National Championship Series next 26th March.
Means one month advance to the season start and will finish on November with Gran Fondo Kuwait. That means a nine moths season trough Kazakhstan, Italy, Norway, Spain keeping six events on the series and waiting confirmation to land soon in South-America and Australia, to expand to new continents.
On 2016 edition, 10.500 participants participate almost in one of the events and expecting until twelve Thousand participants for 2017 edition. Norwegian cyclists Knut Sande and Elizabeth Solberg take the top position of 2016 rank then we expect new fight to reach the top DzGran Fonderdz of the world. Changing the rules.
GFWT differ of other worldwide circuits because do not have a final event where is necessary to reach position on previous events, all events give points to all participants whatever the final ranking; and introduce a new concept giving in some distances same points to all participants from first to last, and award the regularity to include events without timing system.
Dz Gran Fondo event are for non professional cyclists, then we are open to eventwithout timing system, and some of the events of the series timed mark the final difference in points; but all the 10.500 participants on the events of 2016 reach pointsdz Dani Buyo (Gran Fondo World Tour CEO)