7 New Destinations for the 2019 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series

The Gran Fondo World Tour ® is expanding with new destinations in North America, Europe and Asia, plus a World Wide Partnership with App - Ride with GPS!

The Gran Fondo World Tour ® is excitied to announce a huge global expansion of its series calendar in 2019.
 
Starting with one new destination in North America, the Prospera Valley Gran Fondo (BC, Canada).
 
There are four new events in Europe which include the Gran Fondo Nice-Côte d'Azur (France)Epic Gran Canaria (Canary Islands, Spain)Gran Fondo Firenze (Italy) and the Cyclotour du Léman (Switzerland).
 
There is one new destination in Asia, the Gran Fondo Silk Road, plus a new world wide event partnership named Gran Fondo World ® by Ride with GPS.
 
The overall cash prize money will again be $36,000 USD, and will be extended to award the top 5 men and women overall. Participants will need to complete at least 3 events to be eligible for the overall cash prizes. This is to support the growth of participation in series events and help support the growth of international participation too.
 
Photo: The Prospera Valley Gran Fondo in British Columbia Canada on July 10, is a new destination on the 2019 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series in North America
 
Photo: The Prospera Valley Gran Fondo in British Columbia Canada on July 10, is a new destination on the 2019 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series in North America
 

The new Gran Fondo World Championship ® One Day race, will have overall cash prizes of $3,000 USD for the overall winners

New U.S. Gran Fondo World Championship

The new Gran Fondo World Championship ® One Day race, will have cash prizes of $3,000 USD for the over all winners,  the destination for 2019 will be Rollfast Gran Fondo in Carmel, Indiana, USA. The Rollfast Gran Fondo is part world tour series, so points will count for the final overall series ranking. 
 

New Global Gran Fondo World ® by Ride with GPS Challenge

The new virtual Gran Fondo World ® presented by Ride with GPS is a new challenge for 2019. All riders who join and ride 100 or 50 miles in the weekend of February 23-24, 2019 will receive 100 or 50 bonus points. Look for more information to be sent out by Gran Fondo World Tour shortly. 
 
Gran Fondo World Tour is using Ride with GPS as the official event planning software and will be using their advanced route planning and event management software for all route planning and development. 
 

2019 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series Calendar

The 2019 series represents the widest calendar in Gran Fondo Series to date that will attract a global participation of around 50,000 participants, with events across more than 20 countries worldwide.

February
23-24 - Gran Fondo World ® by Ride with GPS (worldwide) - NEW DESTINATION
 
March
16 - Saddleback Gran Fondo (California, USA)
31 - Gran Fondo Nice-Côte d'Azur (France) NEW DESTINATION
 
April
5-7 - Epic Gran Canaria (Canary Islands, Spain) - NEW DESTINATION
15 - Gran Fondo Firenze (Italy) - NEW DESTINATION
 
May
19 - Cyclotour du Léman (Léman, Switzerland)
25 - Giant Seorak Gran Fondo (South Korea)
 
June
2 - Continental Ciclobrava Sea Otter Europe (Girona, Spain) 
9 - Tour of Zhetysu - Gran Fondo Kazakhstan
22-23 - Styrkeproven (Norway) 
 
July
12-14 - Trilogy de Mauriene (French Alps)
20 - Prospera Valley Gran Fondo (BC, Canada) - NEW DESTINATION
 
August
4 - Blue Water International Gran Fondo (Canada)
 
September
7-8 - Gran Fondo Silk Road (Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan) - NEW DESTINATION
15 - Rollfast Gran Fondo (USA) Gran Fondo World Championship 
 
October:
20 - Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic (South Africa) - SERIES FINALE
 
Photo: Gran Fondo Firenze in Italy on April 15, is a new destination on the 2019 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series
 
Photo: The Gran Fondo Firenze in Italy on April 15, is a new destination on the 2019 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series in Europe
 
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Jul 21 2019 - NEWS: Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic the final round of the Gran Fondo World Tour ®
Sep 15 2019 - NEWS: Perry and Coy de Vega set new course records at Rollfast Gran Fondo World ® Championship
Sep 08 2019 - NEWS: $3,000 USD in Prizes on Offer at the GFWT Championship Hosted by Rollfast
Jul 10 2018 - NEWS: Rollfast Gran Fondo the North American finale of the Gran Fondo World Tour
Aug 20 2019 - NEWS: Gran Fondo Organizers Invited to Gran Fondo World Tour ® Congress
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Feb 15 2020 - EVENT: Epic Gran Canaria
Mar 06 2020 - EVENT: Tour of Phuket
May 23 2020 - EVENT: Giant Seorak GranFondo
Jun 09 2020 - EVENT: Kazakhstan Gran Fondo Silk Way
Jul 04 2020 - EVENT: Gran Fondo Nur-Sultan Astana
Jul 05 2020 - EVENT: Volta als Ports d'Andorra
Jul 12 2020 - EVENT: Gran Fondo Drenthe
Sep 27 2020 - EVENT: Continental Ciclobrava Sea Otter Europe