Register NOW for the 2023 Gran Fondo Portorose
Slovenia’s Premier Bike Ride takes place March 26th, starting from the beautiful port of Portorose
One of the best Slovenian bike marathons, the 4th Annual Portorose Gran Fondo has opened registration for 2023. A traditional cycling event that connects SLOVENIA and CROATIA and is intended for all cyclists.
The Portoroz Gran Fondo is part of the BIKE FESTival Slovenia series of cycling events, over 2,500 cyclists took part annually. Over 700 cyclists regularly take part in the Gran Fondo from over 10 countries. Come out and experience Slovenia’s best bike ride on March 26th 2023.
Portorož is a true destination for athletes who want beautiful weatvher in the springtime with breath-taking locations right by the sea, with an average of 20 degrees, sunny clear skies.
There are 4 distances to suit all abilities; Gran Fondo Pro course 126 km, Long course 76 km, Hobby course 56 km and the Family course 42 km. There are up to 3 aid stations along the way to keep you rehydrated and refuelled.
There is easy free parking right next to the start and registration in the beautiful Marina with the start at Camp Lucija within walking distance. There is an Expo at Prijave registration nearby the location of lunch and awards party afterwards.
The courses are on very quiet roads with stunning views of the Adriatic sea with some climbing up to 200m above sea level.
The courses head south towards Plovanija and turn northwest along the stunning coastline up to Savudrija. The Family course does a small lap and heads back to the Portorož. Cyclists on the Hobby course head south from Savudrija through Umag to Materada and and an aid startion before heading back to the Portorož.
Cyclists on the Long course continue to head south to Pont Porton for a second aid station to turn around and head back to the Portorož. Cyclists on the Gran Fondo course continue heading west to Buzet for a third aid station before to turn around and head back to the Portorož.
Out on course, there will be a Police escort and moto escort with, medical aid and the border crossing from Solvenia in Croatia.
Again, there are up to 3 aid stations with fruits, sport drinks and water to keep you fuelled.
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Register NOW to Secure a Place
Also included in your entry fee are: a back pack, cycling socks, finishers medal and certificate as well as the chance to win prizes at the lunch and awards party. Registration also includes and event insurance.
For full information please visit: https://www.sportoroz.eu/gran-fondo or click the button below to register now.
Early entry is advised to secure a place!