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

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2017 Route Maps, GPS Downloads

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2017 routes are ready for download and turn-by-turn event-day use. Route maps for the 2017 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo are viewable on the Routes page. To download or print cue sheets, click “view full route” in the upper left corner of the desired route frame on the routes page. Participants are encouraged to download the GPS files to their navigation devices in advance of the event. Cue sheets will be available at registration tables on site. Gran Fondo preparations are in the final stages. We look forward to sharing the adventure with you in just a few days!  

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Vote Harrisonburg for $25,000!

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Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance is in the running for the 2016 America’s Main Street Contest and the $25,000 cash prize that comes with it! If you’re a friend of the ‘Fondo, you know how important Harrisonburg, Virginia’s Main Street and Downtown are to the spirit of the event. You can lend your support simply by clicking the link below to cast your vote. It’s that easy! Vote for Harrisonburg The goal of the America’s Main Streets contest is to help promote the importance and strong economic benefits of these Main Streets and the small businesses that help them thrive. The winning…

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Get Inspired by the Alpine Loop Gran Fondo

The incredible talents of videographer Scott Wooten and the Joe Foley Photography team came together to capture an amazing glimpse into the adventure of Jeremiah Bishop’s Alpine Loop Gran Fondo! The result is sure to inspire.

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Training Rides: Save the Dates

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Mark your calendar for these opportunities to join other riders to train for the Alpine Loop and Shenandoah Mountain Adventure. Sunday, July 28 Front Royal, VA Weekend of August 24-25 Harrisonburg, VA (This event will have an afternoon spin, equipment check and optional dinner, followed the next day by a big training ride on course and Q&A session.) These fully-supported rides will help you ready for the challenge of the Alpine Loop Gran Fondo. Both events will be lead by Jeremiah, with assistance from other professional cyclists. Expect a taste of some steep climbs and dirt roads (if you’re training for…

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