Event

CortoFondo [65KM]

  • 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 QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Ride w/GPS on a fully supported route
  • Prizing for Top 3 Male and Female riders [tba]
  • We offer SMP motorcycle lead-out & sweep, Ride Ambassadors, roving FirstAid4U and MobiVelo Tech support with police at initial intersections within Ottawa City limits
  • There are 3 Enervit|FeedStations for this 65K route (Armitage/Horseshoe Bay, Dunrobin CC & Second Line at Old Carp Rd) with roving Sag, Tech & First Aid support
  • The ride heads SouthWest from KanataNorth, passing The Marshes golf course, then around Federal lands, up Sixth Line towards the Ottawa River, skirting through Dunrobin along the Ottawa River then working back through Old Carp before passing through KanataNorth to the finish area
  • The PDF cue sheet will be sent once routes are 100% as road works occur every year
  • A GPX map file for your GPS device is available via Ride w/GPS
  • A TXC map file is available via Ride w/GPS
  • Be sure you refresh your browser to receive the up to date Ride w/GPS links
 

MedioFondo [100KM]

  • 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 QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Ride w/GPS on a fully supported route
  • Prizing for Top 3 Male and Female riders [tba]
  • We offer SMP motorcycle lead-out & sweep, Ride Ambassadors. roving FirstAid4U and MobiVelo Tech support with police at initial intersections within Ottawa City limits
  • There are 5 Enervit|FeedStations for this 100K route (Armitage/Horseshoe Bay, Dunrobin CC, Penny’s Fudge Factory/Fitzroy Harbor, Thomas Dolan Pkwy at Carp Rd & Second Line Rd at Old Carp Rd) 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 into Kanata North [the Old Carp Rd section is optional]
  • The PDF cue sheet will be sent once routes are 100% as road works occur every year
  • A GPX map file for your GPS device is available via Ride w/GPS
  • A TXC map file is available via Ride w/GPS
  • Be sure you refresh your browser to receive the up to date Ride w/GPS links

 


GranFondo [180KM]

  • 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 QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Ride w/GPS on a fully supported route
  • Prizing for Top 3 Male and Female riders [tba]
  • We offer SMP motorcycle lead-out & sweep, Ride Ambassadors, roving FirstAid4U and MobiVelo Tech support with police at initial intersections within Ottawa City limits
  • There are 8 Enervit|FeedStations for this 180K route (Armitage/Horseshoe Bay, Dunrobin CC, Penny’s Fudge Factory/Fitzroy Harbor, Robert Simpson Park/Arnprior, Neat Café/Burnstown, Five Span Bridge Park/Pakenham, Thomas Dolan Pkwy at Carp Rd & Second Line Rd at Old Carp Rd) with roving Sag, Tech & First Aid support
  • The ride heads NorthEast from Kanata following the CF|MF routes before heading West into Arnprior, then further NorthWest towards White Lake into Burnstown after Stewartville then heading back through Pakenhan, skirting Kinburn into Carp before joining the MedioFondo and the end of the CortoFondo route into Kanata North [the Old Carp Rd extension is optional]
  • The PDF cue sheet will be sent once routes are 100% as road works occur every year
  • A GPX map file for your GPS device is available via Ride w/GPS
  • A TXC map file is available via Ride w/GPS
  • Be sure you refresh your browser to receive the up to date Ride w/GPS links

 

Upgrade to the VIP Experience

  • as an add-on to your chosen route [Corto/Medio/Gran/Supr]
  • front of the pack placement in the starting grid
  • enjoy exclusive ClockTowerBrewPub beer tastings
  • dress like a pro in your custom Biemme kit [bibs, socks, gloves & arm warmers]
  • enjoy special sponsor samples and bonus items
  • receive a gift product from WD40Bike
  • receive a second Enervit bottle with R2 for recovery
  • receive a Road ID gift certificate
  • your items will be presented in our custom GFO/13 carry bag

SuprFondo [235KM]

  • 8AM start adjacent to the Richcraft Recreation Complex [4010 Innovation Drive] in the Pavilion parking lot
  • The SuprFondo offers a Century+ route with the Calabogie/Renfrew Loop, complete with more elevation, steeper ramps and a true hardman|woman challenge set to test your limits and includes 4 x QOM|KOM-TT sections powered by Ride w/GPS on a fully supported route
  • Prizing for Top 3 Male and Female riders [tba]
  • We offer SMP motorcycle lead-out & sweep, Ride Ambassadors, roving FirstAid4U and MobiVelo Tech support with police at initial intersections within Ottawa City limits
  • There are 10 Enervit|FeedStations for this 235K route (Armitage/Horseshoe Bay, Dunrobin CC, Penny’s Fudge Factory/Fitzroy Harbor, Robert Simpson Park/Arnprior, Neat Café/Burnstown, Shooters Bar & Grill/Calabogie, Gourley’s Variety/Ferguslea, Thomas Dolan Parkway at Carp Rd, Second Line at Old Carp Rd) 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 into Renfrew County then heading back from Burnstown following the GranFondo route where it joins the MedioFondo and the CortoFondo route into Kanata North [the Old Carp Rd extension is optional
  • The PDF cue sheet will be sent once routes are 100% as road works occur every year
  • A GPX map file for your GPS device is available via Ride w/GPS
  • A TXC map file is available via Ride w/GPS
  • Be sure you refresh your browser to receive the up to date Ride w/GPS links

 



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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

  • Event Venue - Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata, 4101 Innovation Drive
  • Thursday/23rd Kit/Chip pick up [6PM-9PM] Minto Youth Room>
  • Friday/24th Expo kit/chip pick up [1PM-9PM] Minto Youth Room
  • Saturday/25th 6AM Kit/Chip pick up [6AM-8AM] Minto Youth Room
  • Saturday/25th 7AM GiornoJaveFesta – Green Pavilion [outside]
  • Saturday/25th 8AM/SF, 8:30AM/GF, 9AM/MF & 9:30AM/CF
  • Saturday/25th Expo [DJ Wade, all day music]
  • Saturday/25th Noon BiagiosFondoFesta + Tasting Alley
  • Sunday/26th 10AM recovery ride - Green Pavilion/Richcraft Recreation Complex

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