After a summer of cycling, bicyclists at all levels look for rides that test their fitness. The century ride is the classic challenge for many cyclists, riding 100 miles or mod
For a new twist on the classic distance, ride the Rollfast Grand Fondo – try the (Ft. Benjamin Harrison State Park) on Saturday, August 17, 7 AM. What is a Gran Fondo? Simply put, Gran Fondo is Italian for “big ride”. Gran Fondo’s bring a race like atmosphere with mass starts, timing chips.
The first large scale Gran Fondo in Indiana will offer distances of 25, 160 and 100 miles. The three routes will will travel north and west from Ft. Benjamin Harrison.
Registration is open at www.rollfastfondo.com. The cost is $75 for general riders, with a $250 VIP option available that includes a night-before party and silent auction with professional riders and other athletes expected to be on hand. Event packet pickup will be at Triton Brewery, where a post-race festival/expo is planned.