The 2014 OC Gran Fondo cycling event will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014. This year’s rides were designed to be bigger and better than before.
Festivities will be organized throughout the day. The community celebration includes: awards ceremony, free live entertainment, hot dogs and refreshments, and expo booths.
Riders can register here for this upcoming event. Discounted rates available if riders sign up before September 7.
The OC Gran Fondo Registration Includes:
- Gran & Medio Fondo Riders – Winner Jerseys for timed KOM Climbs, Sprint Section and Overall “GC” Winner
- Well stocked and staffed rest stops
- Post ride Italian pasta meal
- Goodie bag
- SAG and mechanical support along the route
|5:30am||Parking Lot opens|
|6:00am – 9:00am||Registration/Packet Pick-up|
|8:00am||Gran, Medio, & Piccolo Fondo Ride Start|
|10:00am||Famiglia Fondo Start; Lunch opens|
|Noon||Bambino Ride Start|
|8:00am – 3:00pm||SAG Rest Stops open. Light food and drinks|
Five different routes have been setup for this year: Gran Fondo, Medio Fondo, Piccolo Fondo, Famiglia Fondo, and Bambino Fondo. Each was designed with specific riders in mind.
This is a 91.30 mi route. The route has a total ascent of 6,156.0 ft and has a maximum elevation of 1,459.88 ft.
This is a 66.37 mi route. The route has a total ascent of 4,638.71 ft and has a maximum elevation of 1,466.83 ft.
This is a 36.04 mi route. The route has a total ascent of 1,625.56 ft and has a maximum elevation of 656.14 ft.
This is a 9.96 mi route. The route has a total ascent of 240.49 ft and has a maximum elevation of 176.57 ft.
OC Bambino Fondo is a 1 mile loop for the littlest riders. Perfect for tricycles, big wheels and little red wagons, this is a great route for young children to participate in with their moms and dads.