2018 Gran Fondo Hincapie Greenville to be LIVE STREAMED
Live video with renowned race commentator Chad Andrews, will take media coverage of a U.S. Gran Fondo to whole new level this Saturday Oct 21st at the Sixth Annual Gran Fondo Hincapie Greenville
Over 2,500 cyclists will take part in this year's Hincapie Gran Fondo Greenville, in upstate North Carolina on Saturday October 21st, through the backroads of Greenville County in the Sixth Annual Gran Fondo Hincapie Greenville.
Well known professional riders from the past, present and future will enjoy 3 standardised routes to suit all abilities of riders; the Piccolo at 15 miles, the Medio at 50 miles and the full Gran Fondo of 80 miles with around 8,100 feet of climbing.
In true style, George Hincapie will ride the Gran Fondo, along with many celebrities and amateur cyclists from all over the US and internationally.
This year’s celebrities are Patrick Dempsey, Connor Shaw, Sean Ringgold, and Justin Barcia. Pro cyclists include Jeremiah Bishop, Christian Vande Velde, Bobby Julich, George Hincapie, Ryder Hesjedal, Erik Zabel, Rahsaan Bahati, Toms Skujins, Larry Warbasse, and Brent Bookwalter.
The event will be packed with free food, drinks and live music for adults and children, before during and after the ride, making it a great day out for the whole family including a kids Fondo.
Live action will provided on the internet and jumbo screens at the start/finish at Hotel Domestique, so fans could watch the entire race!
You’ve been training for months. Now it’s time to show it off. Using the Gran Fondo Hincapie App, your fans can track your progress from the minute the ride starts to the moment you cross that finish line.
Riders were all rewarded for their efforts enjoying amazing views, especially at the top of the KOM climb of Skyuka Mountain.
Proceeds from the ride continue to benefit Greenville County’s Meals on Wheels.
Please click here for a link to this year's results: https://racesonline.com/events/hincapie-gran-fondo/results/2017