Today's Date: February 20, 2018

Latest Posts From the 'Fondo:

2018 Alpine Loop Route Announcement -

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

2018 Host Hotel -

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Registration Opens Feb. 1 -

Friday, January 26, 2018

Experience the Valley -

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Climb Shenandoah Mountain -

Monday, January 1, 2018

Get Ready to Roll!

Gran Fondo Start Line Jeremiah Bishop Smile

On September 28, 2014, when the start-gun sounds, we’re all in it together. At this ‘Fondo, everyone lines up – in no particular order – and sets out on the parade-style start through Downtown Harrisonburg, Virginia. That said, there are a few ways to get up front for the fun. Cancer survivors come first. This special group of riders celebrates the adventure like no one else can and we want them to have a front row seat. Next to be called – by name – to the start line are the ‘Fondo Champions and Teams. We welcome anyone to ride (and give)…

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Spectator Meals at Finish Line Festival

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Meal tickets for spectators are now available online and in advance only! After cyclists cross the ‘Fondo Finish Line, they get to enjoy a meal provided by Hank’s Smokehouse and Clementine Cafe. The meal is included with their registration. To make sure spectators, friends and family can get in on this good eatin’, be sure to purchase additional meal tickets – available in advance only. Mmm… Southwestern Chicken, Coconut and Lime Cilantro Rice, Roasted Root Vegetables; Pit-Cooked Pork Barbecue Sandwiches, Cole Slaw, Colorado Baked Beans; All-American Macaroni and Cheese; Roasted Red Pepper Hummus, Pita Chips and Tortilla Chips; Orzo Pea…

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2014 Date Announced

Climbing Shenandoah Mountain (c) Joe Foley Photography

Mark your calendars! The 2014 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo will take place on Sunday, September 28 in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Registration for the 2014 event will open on January 1, 2014 at Noon. Participants will choose from three routes: the 35-mile Valley View Challenge, the all-paved 76-mile Shenandoah Mountain Adventure, and the 105-mile Alpine Loop featuring incredible mountainous dirt road climbs. A Finish Line Festival will provide a warm welcome for all cyclists returning from their adventure. Rider Sign-In, welcome receptions, and a pre-event dinner will take place on Saturday, September 27. Hosted by professional mountain bike racer Jeremiah Bishop and presented…

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Jerseys Available to Order

2013 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo Jersey

The Alpine Loop Gran Fondo Registration Page has been updated with all remaining in-stock merchandise, including the 2013 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo Jersey by Cutaway Clothing. Shipping is included in all costs for 2013 Jerseys.  

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2013 KOM Results

(c) Joe Foley Photography

Results from the 2013 Prostate Cancer Awareness Project KOM Competition at the ‘Fondo are posted in the Coverage section of the website. Podium photos are available from Joe Foley Photography. If you did not claim your Prostate Cancer Awareness Project KOM Jersey at the event, please contact PCAP President Robert Hess by e-mailing Robert.Hess(at)ThePCAP.org

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Adventure Seen Video

Scenes from the 2013 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo presented by The Prostate Cancer Awareness Project were captured by Adventure Seen and the Joe Foley Photography team; resulting in an inspiring glimpse of the amazing journey that’s shaped Jeremiah Bishop and all the cyclists who have joined him for the Alpine Loop Gran Fondo.

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2013 Photo Highlights

(c) Joe Foley Photography

The Joe Foley Photography team captured thousands of images of the 2013 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo – that will soon be available for you. In the meantime, this gallery features editorial-style highlights from the big ride. All photos copyright (c) Joe Foley Photography 2013.

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2013 Event Registration Open

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Registration for the 2013 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo is live on BikeReg.com. The 2013 event includes the 105-mile Alpine Loop; 75-mile Shenandoah Mountain Adventure; and 35-mile Valley View Challenge. Regular registration is open through midnight, August 31. Registration will close earlier when field limits have been reached.  

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