Whistle Pig Vail Gravel Fondo | Vail Valley Foundation

Gravel Fondo

 

DURING THE WEEKEND OF:

56-mile gran fondo starting and finishing in Mountain Plaza (Vail, CO). This route boasts 60% gravel roads and 5,200-feet of climbing with spectacular views of the Vail Valley from Piney Lake and Red and White Mountain.

Thursday, August 16

Rider bib & packet pick-up – 4:00-6:00pm

Friday, August 17

Rider bib & packet pick-up – 6:00-7:45am
Race Start – 8:00am

Race Format:

  • Rules of the road outside Town of Vail limits
  • 3 chip-timed climbs
    • Awards will be given for cumulative time in each category. No awards for finish times. All riders must complete the course to be eligible for prizes & awards.
  • On-Course aid stations (locations TBD)
  • Course support to include:
    • Technical Support
    • Sag Support

Categories:

  • Men & Women: Under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
  • Clydesdale, Retro, Tandem

Early Bird (through August 1)

TBA

Event (August 1-14)

TBA


Entry Includes:

  • Custom event jersey
  • Post-ride food & beverage
  • Chip timing
  • Swag bag with sponsor coupons and samples!
  • On-the-road course support, aid stations, and technical & sag support

Start & Finish:

Mountain Plaza (Vail, CO)

Races & Festivities (more to be announced)

Thursday Aug 16, 2018 8:00 am

Colorado Classic Vail

Friday Aug 17, 2018 7:00 pm

The Jerry Garcia Birthday Band

Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
Saturday Aug 18, 2018 7:00 pm

The Jerry Garcia Birthday Band

Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
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