Farm to Fork Fondo

Farm to Fork Fondo - Louisville

October 20, 2019 - Goshen, Kentucky, USA

Enjoy beautiful horse farms and the rich history of Oldham County, Kentucky

Part of our mission is to provide achievable challenges to participants of all ages and abilities. Some of our events have routes that are more difficult than others, so we provide general ratings of Easy, Moderate or Difficult for you to find the events of ours that best suit your goals. 

Our Ramble Rides are always accessible to all levels of riders.

Featured Farms

Home of the Kentucky Derby, and birthplace of bourbon, Louisville is the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiast because it prides itself on its green space. The city is home to 18 parks designed by Frederick Law Olmsted. Spend your evening exploring the culinary capital of bourbon country, sipping whiskey and indulging in famous Kentucky fried chicken.   
 

Hermitage Farm
Acorn Lane Farm
Foxhollow Farm
More Coming Soon!

Menus

Post-ride Farm To Fork Barbecue
Meet The Farmers Dinner 
Aid Station 'Small Bites'

Gran Fondo - 80 miles

Nearly 3,500 feet of climbing. Miles of farmland. Breathtaking views and challenging ascents. Earn your feast. Dine in style.

6 Farm Stop Aid Stations
4-6 Ride With GPS timed segments

Medio Fondo - 50 miles

Challenge yourself on some climbs and take in the views. All of the Gran Fondo experience in a tighter package. 

3-4 Farm Stop Aid Stations
2 Ride With GPS timed segments

Piccolo Fondo - 35 miles

Rolling hills, working farms and bucolic vistas of Oldham County. Your favorite Sunday drive, now on two wheels. We've packed the picnic.

3 Farm Stop Aid Stations
1 Ride With GPS timed segment

Ramble Ride - 6 miles

See some farms and lovely views by bike. Wave to your friends. Cross the finish line. Relax and dine. Happy tummies ride local. 

1 Farm Stop Aid Stations

Farm to Fork Fondo - Louisville

 
Routes: 6, 35, 50, 80 miles
Difficulty of Greatest Route: C - Moderate terrain with rolling short steep hills or moderate, sustained climbs
Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
 
Start Times / Itinerary

SATURDAY OCTOBER 19, 2019

 • 4:30 to 6:30pm Packet pickup 
 • 6pm Meet the Farmers Dinner (tickets required)
 

SUNDAY OCTOBER 20, 2019

 • 7 to 8:15am Packet Pickup Forto Coffee Station, and Bicycle Tune-Up Station open
 • 8:45am Farm to Fork Fondo (Piccolo, Medio and Gran) departs (pre-registration required)
 • 10:30am Ramble Ride departs
 • 11:30am to 6pm Post-Ride Farm to Fork Barbecue and Festival Market open  (tickets required)
 • 1 to 5pm Live music
 • 5pm Volunteer Competition Awards Ceremony

 

What's Included?

All participants will receive:

 • Celebratory mass start
 • Deluxe aid stations at working farms with small bites from the farm
 • Ticket to the post-ride Farm to Fork Barbecue
 • One post-ride finisher brew included with your registration (21 & over)
 • Raffle tickets for more than $10,000 in prizes including new Bianchi bikes
 • Beautiful, well-marked, and well-supported rides with police support, marshals and signage
 • Professional course support to assist you out on the road
 • Customized Farm to Fork Fondo souvenir number plate
 • Commemorative finisher's prize
 • Farm to Fork Fondo swag bag featuring cycling products, and local goodies
 • Ride with GPS timed segments with age and gender-graded rankings
 • Free on-site parking
 • Special lodging rates at area hotels
 • Some pretty fantastic memories and more
Facilities
Adequate Car Parking
Free Parking
Toilets / Changing Rooms
Sign On Desk
Registration/Entry On the Day
Pre-Packet Pickups
 
Support for Participants
Route Signposted
Route Card
First Aid
Emergency Contact No
SAG Wagon
Marshalls
Escort / Police Escort
Controlled Intersections
Roving Mechanical Support
Neutral Support Vehicles
Mechanical Support at Rest Stops
 
Features
Electronic Start/Finish Hill Timing
Strava KOM
Strava QOM
Category / Race Prizes
Finishing Medals
Results Within 24 Hours
Photos
Personalised Bib (Name and QR Code)
Kids Fondo
Downloadable GPS files
Finish Line Chute
 
Nutrition
Feed / Aid Stations
Post Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry
 
Number of Timed Hill Climbs
Four Hill Climbs
 
Event Size
Less Than 500 Riders
 
 
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