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2017 Gran Fondo La Fortuna Muelle San Carlos

Gran Fondo La Fortuna Muelle

July 15 2017
Muelle de San Carlos, Costa Rica
 

Another endurance test that starts Momentum Lindora in Santa Ana and up to the town of Vara Blanca (2105 meters above sea level) right next to the Poas Volcano, for a cumulative total rise of 22.5 meters 1080+ kilometers, averaging 5% gradient. 

A daring and technical descent of 28 kilometers through the stunning waterfall of La Paz and the devastated town of Cinchona to San Miguel de Sarapiqui, where the participants happen to experience the cold mountain to high temperatures and humidity on the road Aguas Zarcas to a final ascent before 9 kilometers to Ciudad Quesada, followed by 12 kilometer downhill to the Muelle de San Carlos and the Hotel Tilajari.

  125+ kilometers.
  2900+ meters of accumulated ascent
  Height: Departure: 1105mts. Max: 2000+ meters. and 80+ meters. minimal.
  22 kilometers of ascent from the Morera Soto Stadium to the intersection of Vara Blanca with an average of 5% makes it a port category "HC" followed by a decline of 28 kilometers to San Miguel de Sarapiqui, to reach the swings way Venice and Aguas Zarcas, better known as the "quiebrapiernas" leading to the rise of   Ciudad Quesada from 9kms with sections 7 and 16% and then down through Pier Florence San Carlos.
 Temperature variations ranging from 13 ° to 37 ° degrees, sun - mist - rain - high humidity, everyone possible along the way.
 2 stations Assistance.
 Another unique natural scenery on the way through the area devastated by the earthquake of Cinchona in 2009, the hopeful New Cinchona, the Cariblanco hydroelectric project, several cities in the north as San Miguel de Sarapiqui, Rio Cuarto, Venice, Water Zarcas, Ciudad Quesada, Florence to finish in spring.

2017 Gran Fondo La Fortuna Muelle San Carlos

 
Routes: 125 km
Difficulty of Greatest Route: C - Moderate terrain with rolling short steep hills or moderate, sustained climbs
 
What's Included?

Time chips (new for 2016),
Aid stations stocked with water, Accelerade, fruits (bananas, kiwi, strawberries and watermelon), sandwiches (peanut butter and Nutella), Coca Cola, water,
Lunch at the hotel destination
Transportation from La Fortuna to the starting place for each participant and his bike.
Royalties from our sponsors
A cap of the event 

Support for Participants
SAG Wagon
 
Features
Electronic Start/Finish Timing
Results Within 24 Hours
 
Nutrition
Feed / Aid Stations
 
Start Address: Muelle de San Carlos, Costa Rica
 
 
 
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