Gran Fondo 2019
The tradition began in Italy, 1970 and has since grown into a world-wide cycling party! October 19, 2019 is scheduled kick off the Gila Monster Gran Fondo! It's not too early to get registered for this exciting, fun, challenging cycling event. You don't have to ride like a pro. Whether cycling is your recreation or your passion, join bring family and friends to this weekend cycling party and become "Gila Proven". Three separate courses will cover distances of 111 miles, 77 miles and 41 miles: Silver City will be the starting point for both the Gran Fondo and Medio Fondo. Riders who choose the Nano Fondo will be shuttled from town to Camp Thunderbird and finish with the others just inside Silver City. The course will roll you through some of the most stunning routes in southwest New Mexico.
You can get all the details at 575-590-2612. Ride cost is $100 for each rider. Gila Hike and Bike in downtown Silver City will make packets available on Friday, October 18, from 3 pm to 7 pm. Every rider receives an event t-shirt, beer glass, poster and stylish SWAG bag.