Gran Fondo Asheville, July 17, 2022 - Limited Places! Register NOW!

GFNY Uppsala

July 03 2022
Uppsala, Sweden
Date Confirmed
Vote for this Event Add to My Bucket List
 
Distances: 105, 168 km
Difficulty: Difficult terrain with longer, steeper hills

GFNY Uppsala takes you from the bustle of Sweden’s 4th largest city to the picturesque nature of Uppsala County.

The race starts at IFU Arena and heads north. At km3, you travel past Gamla Uppsala’s Royal Mounds, then wind your way through the countryside to the start of the 60km loop.

Set in the tranquillity of the glorious Uppsala countryside, the highly-enjoyable 60km loop is raced twice by the long distance riders and once by the medium distance riders. The stillness and vastness of the Uppsala County nature will make you understand why this place was chosen thousands of years ago and has maintained its breathtaking beauty to this day.

While there are no significant climbs on this course (the highest point of the race is at 70masl), it will give you the impression the course is flat. But road accumulates 1800m of climbing on the long route because the road is constantly rolling. Your legs will be constantly adjusting to the changing topography, which will probably be the biggest challenge of the day.

After you complete the loop (or loops), you will trace the same route back to where you started the day, at IFU Arena. After crossing the finish line and getting your medal, enjoy the post-race meal, music, festivities, and awards ceremony. 

Only an hour away from Stockholm in beautiful Uppsala for an undulating and challenging 168km GFNY with 1862m of climbing.

GFNY Uppsala

 
Start Located At: Uppsala, Sweden
 
View larger map  |  Get directions
 
Add to My Bucket List
Alert Us
Email
Register
Facebook
Instagram
Website
 
gfny
May 15 2022 - NEWS: Italians Vergallito and Arnaudo win 2022 GFNY World Championship
May 10 2022 - NEWS: 10th GFNY World Championship NYC ready for May 15, 2022
Feb 12 2022 - NEWS: GFNY expands further in the U.S. with GFNY Rockford
Feb 05 2022 - NEWS: GFNY Mexico adds GFNY Zapopan this October
Jan 19 2022 - NEWS: GFNY Global Endurance Sports Series announces 28 races in 2022
Jan 14 2022 - NEWS: GFNY expands to Scandinavia with GFNY Sweden Uppsala
Oct 28 2021 - NEWS: GFNY expands further into the U.S. with GFNY Ann Arbor
Oct 22 2021 - NEWS: GFNY expands its US race calendar with GFNY Waco Texas
Jul 30 2021 - NEWS: From Gran Fondo Champion to Olympic Champion
Feb 10 2021 - NEWS: 10th GFNY World Championship in NYC postponed to 2022 due to the pandemic
Oct 23 2020 - NEWS: Luis Dominguez wins inaugural GFNY Florida Sebring
Aug 26 2020 - NEWS: Inaugural GFNY Florida Sebring Covid-19 safety measures approved
Mar 12 2020 - NEWS: GFNY World Championship postponed until May 2021
Oct 05 2019 - NEWS: Old school rules at GFNY Philippines Asian Championship
Oct 05 2019 - NEWS: Inaugural Alpes Vaujany announced as 2020/21 GFNY Europe Championship
May 15 2016 - RESULTS: New Yorker Michael Margarite (Weather Channel Racing) wins the 6th Gran Fondo New York
May 19 2014 - RESULTS: Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York
May 20 2013 - RESULTS: Gran Fondo New York
Jul 03 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Costa Rica
Jul 03 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Uppsala
Jul 10 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Grand Ballon
Jul 17 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Bogota
Aug 07 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Rockford
Aug 14 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Oaxaca
Aug 28 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Alpes Vaujany Croix de Fer
Sep 25 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Ecuador
Oct 02 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Zapopan
Oct 16 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Bento Gonçalves
Oct 16 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Marathon Florida Sebring
Nov 06 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Colonia
Nov 13 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Cozumel Mexico
Nov 20 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Quito
May 21 2023 - EVENT: GFNY World Championship NYC
 
gfny
May 15 2022 - NEWS: Italians Vergallito and Arnaudo win 2022 GFNY World Championship
May 10 2022 - NEWS: 10th GFNY World Championship NYC ready for May 15, 2022
Feb 12 2022 - NEWS: GFNY expands further in the U.S. with GFNY Rockford
Feb 05 2022 - NEWS: GFNY Mexico adds GFNY Zapopan this October
Jan 19 2022 - NEWS: GFNY Global Endurance Sports Series announces 28 races in 2022
Jan 14 2022 - NEWS: GFNY expands to Scandinavia with GFNY Sweden Uppsala
Oct 28 2021 - NEWS: GFNY expands further into the U.S. with GFNY Ann Arbor
Oct 22 2021 - NEWS: GFNY expands its US race calendar with GFNY Waco Texas
Jul 30 2021 - NEWS: From Gran Fondo Champion to Olympic Champion
Feb 10 2021 - NEWS: 10th GFNY World Championship in NYC postponed to 2022 due to the pandemic
Oct 23 2020 - NEWS: Luis Dominguez wins inaugural GFNY Florida Sebring
Aug 26 2020 - NEWS: Inaugural GFNY Florida Sebring Covid-19 safety measures approved
Mar 12 2020 - NEWS: GFNY World Championship postponed until May 2021
Oct 05 2019 - NEWS: Old school rules at GFNY Philippines Asian Championship
Oct 05 2019 - NEWS: Inaugural Alpes Vaujany announced as 2020/21 GFNY Europe Championship
May 15 2016 - RESULTS: New Yorker Michael Margarite (Weather Channel Racing) wins the 6th Gran Fondo New York
May 19 2014 - RESULTS: Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York
May 20 2013 - RESULTS: Gran Fondo New York
Jul 03 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Costa Rica
Jul 03 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Uppsala
Jul 10 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Grand Ballon
Jul 17 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Bogota
Aug 07 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Rockford
Aug 14 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Oaxaca
Aug 28 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Alpes Vaujany Croix de Fer
Sep 25 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Ecuador
Oct 02 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Zapopan
Oct 16 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Bento Gonçalves
Oct 16 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Marathon Florida Sebring
Nov 06 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Colonia
Nov 13 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Cozumel Mexico
Nov 20 2022 - EVENT: GFNY Quito
May 21 2023 - EVENT: GFNY World Championship NYC
 
gfnyseries