Event

CortoFondo [65k]

  • 9:30AM start adjacent to the Richcraft Recreation Complex [4010 Innovation Drive] in the Pavilion parking lot
  • The CortoFondo offers a shorter, more relaxed, less-competitive route for those looking to experienceGranFondoOttawa with 2 x GreenLeafRacing QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Map My Ride on a fully supported route
  • prizing for Top 3 Male and Female riders [tba]
  • We offer SMP motorcycle lead-out, follow & sweep, roving FirstAid4U and MobiVelo Tech support with police at initial intersections within Ottawa City limits
  • There are 2 Enervit|FeedStations for this 65K route (Armitage & the Dunrobin CC) with roving Sag, Tech & First Aid support
  • The ride heads SouthWest from Kanata, passing The Marshes golf course, then around Federal land preserves, up Sixth Line towards the Ottawa River, skirting through Dunrobin along the river then working back through Old Carp before passing through KanataNorth to the finish area
  • The CortoFondo route via Map My Ride will be posted shortly
  • The PDF cue sheet can be downloaded shortly
  • A GPX map file for your GPS device can be downloaded shortly
  • A TXC map file can be downloaded shortly

MedioFondo [100k]

  • 9AM start adjacent to the Richcraft Recreation Complex [4010 Innovation Drive] in the Pavilion parking lot
  • the MedioFondo offers more challenging slightly taxing route with a few short ramps and rollers for those looking to experience our GranFondo cycling festival over a shorter distance yet still take in 3 x GreenLeafRacing QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Map My Ride on a fully supported route
  • prizing for Top 3 Male and Female riders [tba]
  • we offer SMP motorcycle lead-out, follow & sweep, roving FirstAid4U and MobiVelo Tech support with police at initial intersections within Ottawa City limits
  • there are 6 Enervit|FeedStations for this 100K route (Armitage, Dunrobin CC, Fitzroy Harbor, Pakenham, Panmure & Carp) with roving Sag, Tech & First Aid support
  • the ride heads NorthEast from Kanata following the CF route before heading North into Fitzroy Harbor then heading back through Kinburn into Carp before joining the end of the CortoFondo route back via Old Carp into Kanata North
  • The MedioFondo route via Map My Ride will be posted shortly
  • The PDF cue sheet can be downloaded shortly
  • A GPX map file for your GPS device can be downloaded shortly
  • A TCX map file can be downloaded shortly

GranFondo [170k]

  • 8:30AM start adjacent to the Richcraft Recreation Complex [4010 Innovation Drive] in the Pavilion parking lot
  • the GranFondo offers a Century+ route complete with added elevation and plenty of ramps and rollers (varying lengths & grades) set to test your limits and includes 4 x GreenLeafRacing QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Map My Ride on a fully supported route
  • prizing for Top 3 Male and Female riders [tba]
  • we offer SMP motorcycle lead-out, follow & sweep, roving FirstAid4U and MobiVelo Tech support with police at initial intersections within Ottawa City limits
  • there are 8 Enervit|FeedStations for this 170K route (Armitage, Dunrobin CC, Fitzroy Harbor, Arnprior, Burnstown, Pakenham, Panmure & Carp) with roving Sag, Tech & First Aid support
  • the ride heads NorthEast from Kanata following the CF|MF routes before heading West from Fitzroy Harbor into Arnprior, then further NorthWest into Burnstown along White Lake Rd then heading back through Pakenhan, skirting Kinburn into Carp before joining the MedioFondo and the end of the CortoFondo route back via Old Carp into Kanata North
  • the GranFondo route via Map My Ride will be posted shortly
  • The PDF cue sheet can be downloaded shortly
  • A GPX map file for your GPS device can be downloaded shortly
  • A TXC file can be downloaded shortly  

SuprFondo [220k]

  • 8AM start adjacent to the Richcraft Recreation Complex [4010 Innovation Drive] in the Pavilion parking lot
  • The SuprFondo offers a Century++ route complete with more elevation, steeper ramps and a true hardman|womanchallenge set to test your limits and includes 4 x GreenLeafRacing QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Map My Ride on a fully supported route
  • prizing for Top 3 Male and Female riders [tba]
  • we offer SMP motorcycle lead-out, follow & sweep, roving FirstAid4U and MobiVelo Tech support with police at initial intersections within Ottawa City limits
  • there are 10 Enervit|FeedStations for this 220K route (Armitage, Dunrobin CC, Fitzroy Harbor, Arnprior, Burnstown, Calabogie, Clayton, Almonte, Panmure & Carp) with roving Sag, Tech & First Aid support
  • the ride heads NorthEast from Kanata following the CF|MF|GF routes before heading further West from Burnstown into Calabogie for a loop then heading back through Tatlock, Clayton, Almonte and into Panmure where it joins theGranFondo before Carp then joining the MedioFondo and the end of the CortoFondo route back via Old Carp into Kanata North
  • the SuprFondo route via Map My Ride will be posted shortly
  • The PDF cue sheet can be downloaded shortly
  • A GPX map file for your GPS device can be downloaded shortly
  • A TXC map can be downloaded shortly
     

Upgrade to the VIP Experience

  • as an add-on to your chosen desired route [CortoFondo/MedioFondo/GranFondo/SuprFondo]
  • front of the pack placement in the starting grid
  • enjoy exclusive ClockTowerBrewPub beer tastings
  • dress like a pro in the custom Biemme kit [bibs, socks, gloves & arm warmers]
  • enjoy special sponsor samples and an added Enervit bottle with R2 for recovery

GreenLeafRacing QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Map My Ride

  • tackle the GranFondo or SuprFondo routes and choose [optional] to challenge yourself with our 4 x TT sections ranging from 2.7K-9.9K with grades of up to 12% and plenty of K’s between to burn your match sticks or recover and ready for the next section
  • For 2015 we offer 3-timed sections for the MedioFondo route and NEW for 2015 we offer 2-timed sections for theCortFondo route
  • Prizing for Top 3 Male & Female Riders

The Ride & Party

  • Thursday Expo w/sign in and kit/chip p/u [5PM-9PM]
  • Friday Expo w/sign in & kit/chip p/u [Noon-9PM]
  • Saturday 6AM BeanAroundthe World-GiornoJaveFesta + Expo & kit/chip p/u [at least 1-hour ahead of event]
  • Saturday 7AM MusicaFesta w/DJ Wade
  • Saturday 8AM/SuprFondo8:30AM/GranFondo,9AM/MedioFondo & 9:30AM/CortoFondo
  • Saturday Expo [all day]
  • Saturday Noon BiagiosFondoFesta fueled byClockTowerBrewPubAlimentsRoma Food & RedBull, Nestle & SanPeligrino
  • Sunday 10AM recovery ride at Richmond Recreational Complex green pavilion 


The Value Proposition

Entry fees include:

  • Custom designed, handmade jersey by Biemme in Italy using DuPont CoolMax fabric, side stretch panels, full zipper with rubber pull tab, over lock stitch detail, silicone grippers and compression style sleeves
  • 12-week Training Plan
  • Weekly FondoFit group rides + Fit-Days
  • Discounted rates at the Brookstreet Hotel starting at $129.00 incl parking & WiFi
  • Rider bag w/cycling & related items from Pedal Mag, DZ Nuts, Road ID, Enervit and more
  • Sponsor discounts on cycling/related products [Enervit/Diadora/Veloflex, plus others]
  • Police at major intersections + SMPG motorcycle marshals
  • Event chip timing for CortoFondo, MedioFondo, GranFondo & SuprFondo
  • Event Expo with special merchandise pricing [discounts up to 25%]
  • BeanAroundthe World-GiornoJaveFesta [complimentary coffee/music]
  • Roving MobiVelo tech support & FirstAid4U + 12 Enervit|FeedStations + bagels, peanut butter, jelly, bananas
  • BiagiosFondoFesta w/pasta, sausage + ClockTower Brew Pub beer, SanPel, RedBull and Nestlé Water 
  • MusicaFesta w|DJWade entertainment
  • Sunday 10AM RecoveryRide