CampoVelo Returns for Second Year with Addition of Clif Bar as Title Sponsor
Three Days of World Class Cycling, Cuisine, and Libations in Napa Valley, CA, April
St. Helena, CA (January 23, 2018) – Chef Chris Cosentino is pleased to announce the second annual CampoVelo and title sponsor Clif Bar & Company. The event will take place April
“Increasing our partnership to title sponsor of CampoVelo has an extra special significance this year,” says Gary Erickson, founder and
By blending the best of the culinary world with the world of cycling and wellness, CampoVelo has quickly turned into an event that is the highlight of the year for many. Chef Cosentino along with twenty Featured Guests (chefs, winemakers,
“Anyone who knows me, knows my passion for food, family, cycling and fun. Last year I was able to share those passions with our guests over the CampoVelo weekend. We have a killer weekend planned for 2018 with more of my chef, athlete, and winemaking friends joining the festivities,” remarked chef Cosentino.
The weekend kicks off in St. Helena on Friday with a selection of road and mountain bike rides, as well as a yoga session, followed by lunch at Clif Family Winery’s tasting room and an evening Welcome Reception with bites by Cosentino, wine tastings, and a fashion show at Las Alcobas. A ticketed
Saturday features a selection of rides and wellness activities at von Strasser Family Winery and Calistoga Motor Lodge and Spa. Morning activities will be followed by relaxation and a festival featuring
The weekend culminates Sunday with a big ride, Gran Fondo style, including three route options (35/50/80 miles), followed by a “Pigs, Pasta, and Pita” lunch at the iconic Charles Krug Winery. Attendees can sample a selection of wine by Charles Krug and beer by Mad Fritz, play lawn games, enjoy live music, and bid on fantastic silent auction lots.
With the mantra “do good, one pedal stroke at a time,” CampoVelo benefits the Napa Valley Vine Trail, Chefs Cycle for No Kid Hungry, and World Bicycle Relief. Five percent of this year’s registration proceeds will also be donated to the Napa Valley Community Foundation towards the Disaster Relief Fund for fire victims.
Other partners include First Republic Bank, Giant, Liv Cycling, CAPO, Las Alcobas, Acacia House, Vans, Topical Edge, SRAM, Silca, Tourissimo Active Travel, and Vittoria Coffee.
For more information and the full weekend itinerary, visit campovelo.com.
Chris Cosentino, Acacia House, Cockscomb, Jackrabbit
Bryan Voltaggio, VOLT, Lunchbox, Family Meal, RANGE, AGGIO
Michael Voltaggio, ink.well
Jeff Mahin, Stella Barra Pizzeria, M Street Kitchen,
Matt Accarrino, SPQR
Duff Goldman, Charm City Cakes
Jess Cerra, Personal Chef / Cyclist
Neal Fraser, Redbird, Vibiana, Fritzi Coop
Lentine Alexis, Chef / Cyclist
John McConnell, Clif Family
Chris Kollar, Kollar Chocolates
Kara Lind, Kara's Cupcakes
Michael Gyetvan, Azzurro Pizzeria e Enoteca, Norman Rose Tavern
Steve Mathaisson, Mathiasson Wines
Bertus van Zyl, Farm Collective
Rebekah Wineberg, Quintessa
Cyclists / Athletes
Bob Roll, former
Ben Hoffman, professional triathlete Carl Decker, pro mountain bike racer
Tina Brubaker, former
Yuri Hauswald, mountain bike racer and Dirty Kanza 200 winner
Jeff Byers, former NFL
About CampoVelo Napa Valley
CampoVelo Napa Valley, hosted by chef Chris Cosentino and produced by Ride Napa Valley. is a
About Clif Bar & Company
Clif Bar & Company crafts nutritious and organic food to feed and inspire adventure, including the CLIF BAR® energy bar; CLIF Kid™, Nourishing Kids in Motion®; and LUNA®, The Whole Nutrition Bar. Family and