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The Vermont Challenge
 
The Vermont Challenge is a challenging bicycle tour that traverses Southern and Central Vermont over 3 or 4 days plus a one day Gran Fondo century option on Saturday for all riders. 

When: The Vermont Challenge runs from August 13-17, 2014

Challenge Options:
    • The 4-day Grand Challenge, including Gran Fondo Saturday
    • The 3-day Weekend Challenge, including the Gran Fondo Saturday
    • The 1-day Legendary "Gap" Century Gran Fondo, 73 & 65 mile shorter options

The Grand Challenge
The Grand Challenge, our signature tour, begins at Stratton Mountain Resort on the evening of Wednesday, August 13th. The Grand Tour then continues to Manchester, Okemo Mountain Resort and The Town of Killington before returning to Stratton Mountain Resort on Sunday, August 17th. This route offers some of the best cycling roads you'll find in the U.S. In addition, you have the option of completing an amazing Gran Fondo century on Saturday August 16th that crosses one of Vermont's six Legendary Gaps across the Green Mountains, before finishing that day on the access road at The Town of Killington!

The Weekend Challenge
Short on time? Then choose our Weekend Challenge that begins Thursday evening, August 14th in Manchester and finishes back at Stratton Mountain Resort on Sunday August 17th. This route, like the Grand Tour, provides you with the option of completing an amazing Gran Fondo century that crosses one of Vermont's six Legendary Gaps across the Green Mountains. We offer bus transportation back to Manchester on Sunday since you started there.

The One-Day Legendary Gap Century Gran Fondo, 73 & 65-mile ride options
Can't take a day off from work, but want to really challenge yourself? Then come ride our one-day Legendary Gap Century/Metric Century which begins and ends at Killington Mountain Resort on Saturday August 16th and crosses the sameGap before returning to Town of Killington for finish lunch/ party.

We partner with the Stratton Foundation to help us donate funds we collect from your registration fees to worthwhile community projects and local Vermont food banks:
   • Black River Good Neighbors; Okemo, Windsor County
   • Jamaica/Wardsboro Community Food Pantry; Stratton, Windham County
   • BROC Community Action & Rutland Methodist Church 'Feed the Freezer'; Killington, Rutland County
   • Meals on Wheels; Manchester, Bennington County

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For full details, please visit: www.vtchallenge.com

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