Registration open for Gravel Cup Canada’s new R3G3 Gravel Grinder
With special guests gravel pro, Ted King and Canadian Cyclocross Champion Maghalie Rochette
(Ontario, Canada) - Just announced by Gravel Cup Canada is the new Renfrew Rough Rider Griffith Gravel Grinder (R3G3) which takes on May 23rd, 2020 in Griffith Ontario.
R3G3 is a proper Gravel Grinder with a challenging scenic route, taking you over some incredible terrain that Renfrew has to offer. This will be an awesome experience on and off the bike, with some notable Gravel Pros participating and a festive atmosphere celebrating the local and Gravel community.
Along for the ride is gravel pro Ted King, he started gravel racing in 2015 after spending 10 years on the professional road circuit. Once he switched gears, he won the insanely difficult 200-mile Dirty Kanza in 2016 and 2018.
Choose a Course
Renfrew Rough Rider Griffith Gravel Grinder (R3G3) has a course for cyclists of all abilities, from the 17km Family Grind, 60km Adventure, 100km Challenge and the tougher 160 km Epic course.
Pick your route, bring a camera, and have a great day grinding it out with the Gravel Cup Gravel Gang!
There will also be Podium places and Medals available for the top finishers for both men and women.
Event includes ATV support, aid stations, chip timing, and post-race food and beverages.
The routes will be fully signposted, with free car parking at the start at Griffith Lions Club Recreation Hall.
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Also along for the ride is five times Canadian Cyclocross Champion Maghalie Rochette!
Maghalie was 2nd at the 2019 Rasputitsa and the artist behind the Rasputitsa winner’s trophies. She’s a regular on the Canadian gravel scene riding her Specialized Diverge.
For Maghalie gravel events are about the fun, the chill vibe, the adventure and hopefully celebrating with a beer or good food afterwards!
Register NOW to secure a PLACE!
For more information, please visit: https://gravelcup.com/gravel-cup-events/r3g3, or click the button below to register now.
Register before February 29th and save, before the next price increase!
Note that this event is under the Gravel Cup umbrella, but does not count towards the Gravel Cup Overall Series.
About the 2020 Gravel Cup Series
The Gravel Cup is Canada’s Gravel Cycling Series, gravel cycling events in Canada’s Capital Region.
Sat Apr 4th: KIN Vineyards Kermesse (Rain Date: Sat Apr 11th)
Sat Apr 18th: KIN Vineyards Spring Runoff
Sat May 2nd: Renfrew Randonneur
Sat May 23rd: (R3G3) Renfrew Rough Rider Griffith Gravel Grinder
Sat June 13th: Renfrew Roubaix
Sat Aug 1st: Kawartha Rube-eh (City of Kawartha Lakes)
Sat Sept 19th: McGregors Orchard unofficial National Gravel Championship
Sat Oct 3rd: KIN Vineyards Fall Grally
For more information, please visit: https://www.gravelcup.com