Gran Fondo World Tour – Gravel Series
The Gran Fondo World Tour Gravel Series is a series of gravel cycling events in some of the best cycling locations around the world. The series consists of several events designed to challenge riders of all levels, from amateur to professional. Series events typically cover distances ranging from 80 to 200 kilometers and feature a mix of challenging terrain, including dirt roads, gravel tracks, and technical sections. The events are often held in scenic locations, such as mountain ranges, coastal regions, and national parks, to provide participants with a unique and rewarding cycling experience.
The series offers a range of categories, from competitive to non-competitive, and is open to riders of all ages and abilities. The events are timed, with professional timing systems used to accurately record each rider’s time and ranking. Participants in the GFWT Gravel Series events can expect a well-organized and fully supported experience, with aid stations, mechanical support, and medical services along the route. Many events also feature post-ride celebrations, including food and beverage vendors, live music, and awards ceremonies.
The GFWT Gravel Series allows gravel cyclists to test their skills and endurance against some of the best riders in the world while also enjoying the camaraderie and support of a friendly and welcoming community.
Jersey Gravel GrinderBedminster, New Jersey Bedminster, NJ
Founded in 2018, Jersey’s epic gravel continues to gain popularity. The event occurs in and around Bedminster, NJ, a Somerset County township within striking distance for athletes throughout the tri-state area and Philadelphia. Jersey Gravel Grinder is one of three North American Events that comprise the 16 events in the Gran Fondo World Tour -…
Belgian Waffle Ride (BWR) KansasLawrence, Kansas Lawrence, KS
Monuments of Cycling brought its iconic Belgian Waffle Ride format to Kansas for the first time in 2021. The event continues to receive rave reviews, and Strambecco rates it as one of the best gravel events in the Midwest. The event occurs around Lawrence, an eclectic Mid-west town with a vibrant cycling culture and community. …