Gran Fondo Italia Rio de Janeiro

The Gran Fondo Italia will be a milestone for the Olympic City of Rio de Janeiro in displaying the renowned beauty of our city for cyclists and visitors from around the world.  It will be a great honor to receive our friends to celebrate Italian cycling, and our athletes are already counting down.  It will undoubtedly be the biggest event ever held in cycling throughout South America, with the glamor that only Italy can offer.
Claudio Santos, President - Cycling Federation of Rio

ABOUT THE EVENT ON NOVEMBER 16, 2014

This will be the first edition of the Gran Fondo Italia cycling series in Rio de Janeiro.  Rio de Janeiro, the name alone sets people’s fantasies alight. The city of sand, sea, and samba also boasts football and carnival, as well as being perhaps the most beautifully located metropolis in the world. Beaches stretch as far as the eye can see, the city bordered by tropical rain forest, mountains and bays spotted with islands. The famous Sugarloaf Mountain by the coast and the statue of Christ who watches and protects the city from his place on Corcovado. Rio is also home to an incredible cycling community that will make this event an experience that can’t be missed.

COURSES

The courses will showcase both the cycling community in Rio de Janeiro and the beautiful scenes in one of the world’s best destinations.  Prepare for celebration at the finish line that will display the best of a city that enjoys life to the full.

REGISTRATION OPTIONS
Choices for registration will include Ride Entry, Club Italia and periodic special category entries. Merchandise and accessories including cycling apparel, Italian products, t-shirts and premium upgrades can also be purchased during registration.

Get on the early entry list

Ride in Rio on November 16!

CHEDULE

Saturday, November 15 is the day to pick up packets and merchandise, check out all the expo partners in Rio and get ready for an incredible cycling day on Sunday.  Reserve your spot during registration for one of the limited seats available at Saturday evening’s Gala dinner with sponsors, celebrity riders, charity partners and special guests.  On Sunday morning get your spot at the starting line for an early morning rollout. The expo will run all day on Sunday.

ABOUT RIO DE JANEIRO
This famous destination combined with the style of Italy is guaranteed to be an experience that will be remembered for a lifetime.

       

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CONTACT US:

 

Please email info(at)gf-italia.com for expo, sponsorship and partner opportunities.

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