2016 Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan

This blog post is for information only, and is from the Granfondo Axel Merckx website. Ride Hard. Smile Often.   The 2016 Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan (PGAMO) is much more than an epic ride through the heart of British Columbia’s wine country. It’s an entire weekend of cycling camaraderie, family activities, Okanagan sunshine and…

ATB Financial Gran Fondo Highwood Pass

This blog post is for information only, and is from the Gran Fondo Highwood Pass website. Nothing compares to the remote majesty of the Canadian Rockies.  Located SW of Calgary, the ATB Financial Gran Fondo Highwood Pass travels 135km through the heart of the Rockies to the summit of the highest paved road pass in Canada. You’re…

RBC GranFondo Banff

Welcome to GranFondo Canada This blog post is for information only, and is from the GranFondo Canada website. Imagine for one day, the best possible cycling roads are closed to traffic. Before you is an epic route with challenging climbs and thrilling descents. All you have to do is concentrate on the beauty around you….

Badlands Gran Fondo

You start the event at the Badlands Community centre which is about 300m east of the world’s largest dinosaur. PLEASE NOTE: The first of 5 aid stations is prior to boarding the ferry.  If you are racing for your own personal best or think you will not finish the course before the cut off time, please do…