Southern California meets Italy in this celebration of cycling, food, and San Diego’s picturesque water front.
Held in beautiful Downtown San Diego, the two-day festival features a mass-start, timed Gran Fondo with 4 route options, timed King and Queen of the Mountain competitions, The Bike & Fitness Expo, challenging and inspiring routes, outstanding Campagnolo ride support, and delicious food on course.
The Party — You will be cheered into the finish line, awarded your medal, and ushered into enjoy the Fantastic Finish celebration with live music, bike valet, Italian Pasta Fest, Beer Garden, and a well-deserved massage. Open to all levels of cyclists with 4 Route Options: 105, 56, 34, 20 Miles. No matter which your distance you choose, you will be Rewarded with the Full GranFondo Experience!
What is a GranFondo? - Gran Fondos are designed for everyone. Whether you are an experienced cyclist wanting to push your own limits, or you are someone new to riding and want to ride at your own pace, The Gran Fondo San Diego has a perfect ride and group for you! Gran Fondo is an Italian term which very loosely translates to “Big Ride” Mechanical support, SAG support, with food and refreshments during, and post ride. Think of the ride as a big rolling party!