Friday, October 22, 2010

Gran Fondo Colnago Expanding to 5 U.S. Cities

For 2011 the Gran Fondo Colnago series will expand to five U.S. cities:

* Gran Fondo Colnago San Diego (April 10, 2011)
* Gran Fondo Colnago Los Angeles (June, date to be determined)
* Gran Fondo Colnago Philadelphia (August, date to be determined)
* Gran Fondo Colnago Washington, D.C. (in planning stage)
* Gran Fondo Colnago Miami (in planning stage)

Details about these events will be announced in the near future.

The first Gran Fondo Colnago was held in 2009 in San Diego. This year it expanded to also include Philadelphia.

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Photos: start of 2010 Gran Fondo Colnago Philadelphia

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  1. Wasn't there supposed to be in in LA this year?

  2. Yes, you are right. It was announced and scheduled for October 24th but was postponed until 2011.

  3. Northern California ignored again! Too bad Euros forget about the best part of the West Coast! Note to organizers- Elay is not the epicenter of cycling in the West- it is NorCal!

  4. Washington DC absolutely! I commute almost every day. There are many many riders in the Capital area. Gran Fondo...Giro prologue in a couple of years and then World Championship in Richmond hopefully in 2015. Absolutely. The city has changed dramatically in the last decade.