GARNEAU Gran Fondo, Gulfstream Park, Florida - March 24th 2019 - REGISTER NOW!
Welcome to Gran Fondo USA >> Gran Fondo World Tour ® selects Gran Fondo Guide as Media Partner

Gran Fondo World Tour ® selects Gran Fondo Guide as Official Media Partner

Gran Fondo World Tour® is pleased to announce that it has selected Gran Fondo Guide as its official online digital media marketing partner

Gran Fondo World Tour ®The world's premer Gran Fondo and Endurance cycling website, Gran Fondo Guide and Gran Fondo World Tour ® have signed an agreement to work together on the promotion of the growing Gran Fondo World Tour Series, with a combined subscriber base of over 40,000 cyclists, promoting the best Gran Fondo events around the world.

Dani Buyo, CEO and founder of the Gran Fondo World Tour ® commented "Interest and participation in the Gran Fondo World Tour ® series is growing and we look forward to working with Gran Fondo Guide who will providing additional series coverage."

Mark Harding, founder of Gran Fondo Guide said "We are delighted in being selected as official online digital media partner for the Gran Fondo World Tour ® series."

The 2016 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series closed it's first year with a global participation of over ten thousand participants.

The global winners of the 2016 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series were: Elisabeth Solberg and Knut Sande both from Norway!

2017 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series

Dates for the 2017 destinations will include new continents and countries, so far:

Gran Fondo Florida, March 26th

Gran Fondo Kazakhstan, May 20th 

Marcialonga Italy, June 4th

Styrkeproven Norway, June 16th

Cerdanya Cycle Tour by Gran Fondo Andorra, 3rd September

Gran Fondo Kuwait, November

For more information, please visit:

Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series Format

The world tour Is open to all cyclists, whatever their level. It is necessary to finish at least 2 events of the world tour to be considerated in the final season rankings.

All participants and finishers in one event will be ranked but minimum of 2 events finished is required to access to final awards.

The best of 3 results will be taken in to account in the final season ranking.

A ranking for men and for woman are established under similar rules.

There are also category rankings but only the overall ranking men and woman will be awarded.

Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series to Expand beyond 2017

Due to the success of the inaugural worldwide series, plans are in place for it to expand from 2017 onwards.

Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series CEO Dani Buyo said "the plan is for around 10 races in 2017, with expansion into Australia, Africa and South America. We are also considering a mountain bike series along the same lines".

Buyo has received enquiries from a number of events that are interested and is planning to expand the road based Gran Fondo series to around 12 events in 2018.

Organizers interested in applying to become a participating event in the Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series can contact CEO Dani Buyo at

Gran Fondo World Tour ® final, Alexander Vinokurov launched the Gran Fondo in Central Asia with the first edition of Gran Fondo Kazakhstan-Tour of Zhetysu

Tag: gfwtseries
Oct 22 2018 - NEWS: Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic finale of the 2018 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series
Oct 18 2018 - NEWS: Tsogo Sun's Amashova Durban Classic set to rake in Millions
Oct 18 2018 - NEWS: Rollfast International Gran Fondo Builds on Momentum
Oct 08 2018 - NEWS: Gran Fondo World Tour ® expands with Andorra MTB and Gravel Bike Race ®
Jul 29 2018 - NEWS: Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic the final round of the Gran Fondo World Tour ®
Sep 23 2018 - NEWS: North America celebrates the 6th edition of the the world's fastest Gran Fondo
Jul 10 2018 - NEWS: Rollfast Gran Fondo the North American finale of the Gran Fondo World Tour
Aug 20 2018 - NEWS: Five new events join the 2019 UCI Gran Fondo World Series
Aug 08 2018 - NEWS: Bluewater reveals the North America Leader's at the Gran Fondo World Tour Series
Jul 31 2018 - NEWS: Jungnickel confirms participation at BlueWater for bid at GFWT® Podium
Jul 23 2018 - NEWS: The Gran Fondo World Tour bets on women's cycling
Jul 22 2018 - NEWS: 3rd Bluewater Granfondo ready to roll again as it reaches Sellout
Jul 10 2018 - NEWS: Bluewater International the next stop of the Gran Fondo World Tour ®
Jul 15 2018 - NEWS: La Trilogy de Maurienne opens up the overall Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series Battle
Jul 14 2018 - NEWS: Tim Alleman retains lead as Nancy Van Der Burg takes over the womens race on stage 2
May 26 2018 - EVENT: Gran Fondo Kazakhstan
Aug 13 2018 - EVENT: Race Around Austria
Oct 21 2018 - EVENT: Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic
Mar 16 2019 - EVENT: Saddleback Spring Classic Gran Fondo
Mar 17 2019 - EVENT: Gran Fondo Portorose
May 25 2019 - EVENT: Giant Seorak GranFondo
Jun 02 2019 - EVENT: Sport No Limit Travel International Cycle Tour
Jun 21 2019 - EVENT: Styrkeproven
Jul 12 2019 - EVENT: La Trilogy de Maurienne
Aug 04 2019 - EVENT: Bluewater International Granfondo
Sep 15 2019 - EVENT: Rollfast Gran Fondo