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Ride the breathtaking Spanish mountains at the Gran Fondo Costa Almeria

Mojacar in Southern Spain is fast becoming "the destination" for Gran Fondo and Sportive enthusiasts worldwide. It's the whole Enchalada!

Through Kortweg Cycling Travel, hundreds of cycling tourists have found their way to this fantastic, sunny and sportive holiday destination!

Through Kortweg Cycling Travel, hundreds of cycling tourists have found their way to this fantastic, sunny and sportive holiday destination where climbs such as Bédar, Puerto de la Virgin, Carboneras and Aguilas have become familiar names.

It is written in the stars: Mojacar is destined to become a Gran Fondo on the Bucket List of thousands of cyclists all over the world.

On Saturday the 4th of May 2019, the second Gran Fondo Costa Almeria is a fact!

National and International participants can choose one of two distances: a Gran Fondo over 185 km with 3,700 metres of climbing or a Medio Fondo over 125 km with 2,100 metres of climbing.

The parcours go through the beautiful Southern Spanish mountains and coastal region of the Costa de Almeria, with incredible landscapes and breathtaking climbs.

VIDEO: 2019 Gran Fondo Costa Almeria

 

Gran Fondo

The Gran Fondo is 185 km with 3,700 metres of climbing. Starting from the coast and turning inland to the quiet, breathtaking and iconic climbs in the Almeria. With smooth gradients, smooth tarmac and sublime switchbacks, it features seven iconic climbs - this will be a ride you'll never forget! 

There are several feed stations with mechanical assistance. It's the whole Enchalada!

The Gran Fondo is 185 km with 3,700 metres of climbing.

 

Medio Fondo

For the less experienced or those looking to work on the fitness, the Medio Fondo is 125 km with 2,100 metres of climbing and takes in four iconic climbs.

 

Kortweg Cycling Travel Offer:

You can make the choice between the GOLD or a SILVER travel packages:

GOLD € 95

  Unique GFCA 2019 cycling jersey by Decca

  Guaranteed 1st start pen

  Official GFCA goodie bag inc. bidon, frame number,
jersey number, GFCA wristband, washbag - GFCA rucksack, finisher's T-Shirt, finisher's medal, race timing, Parcours sticker

  Basic accident insurance & medical support

  Support from Guardia Civil and paramedics

  Various provisions

  Paella party & podium ceremony

  GPX file (download via site 1 week in advance)

  Signposted parcours

 

SILVER € 65

  Official GFCA goodie bag inc. bidon, frame number,
jersey number, GFCA wristband, washbag - GFCA rucksack, finisher's T-Shirt, finisher's medal, race timing, Parcours sticker

  Basic accident insurance & medical support

  Support from Guardia Civil and paramedics

  Various provisions

  Paella afterparty & GFCA beach party

  GPX file (download via site 1 week in advance)

  Signposted parcours

Of course, Kortweg Cycling Travel provide high quality accomodation: you can include your travel package in a 2-night stay (3/05/2019 – 5/05/2019) at the 4-Star Hotel Marina Playa, the official race hotel.

The price is an additional €225 euros (double twin room) for the golden package, and an additional €195 euros (double twin room) for the silver package.

This is full board, with drinks (incuding wine) included, and the race, plus festivities taking place just 200 meters from the hotel. You can store your bike in the bikestorage unit, which is inside and securely closed-off at night. The bike cleaning area is also at your disposal.

Easily to book at, Kortweg Cycling Travel's website https://www.gfca.es/en

After the Race!

When you've finished the Gran Fondo, the pleasure is not over!

At the arrival zone you will recieve your medal, have the opportunity the get your finnisher photo taken and you can enjoy some great refreshments in our Kwaremont Café. When everyone has caught their breath, there is a podium ceremony for the winners and you can enjoy our Paella Party!

You can find all the additional information on our website https://www.gfca.es/en

Or do you have any questions?

Give us a shout at info@gfca.es

We wish every contestant a fun and adventurous race, and especially #CYCLINGWITHASMILE

Mojacar in Southern Spain is fast becoming "the destination" for Gran Fondo for Sportive enthusiasts worldwide