Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York

Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York




George Washington Bridge
New York




2,700 Riders in 2016

About the Race

From the start on world’s busiest bridge, closed just for you, to the climb up to Bear Mountain, over the relentless hills through stunning Rockland to the humming finish line in Fort Lee. BE A PRO FOR A DAY and register now for the 8th Campagnolo GFNY World Championship in NYC to join 5000 riders from over 90 countries.

George Washington Bridge

It was another fantastic weekend with my love Allison Wong. We raced as a team (his & her category) in the New York Gran Fondo. They gave us an incredible route featuring five brutal hills. The start on the George Washington Bridge was surreal. It was wet and foggy with low visibility. It even rained on us for about 20 minutes shortly after. Then we started the mountains. Bear Mountain was the featured climb (4 miles 1200 feet) Stunning views awaited us upon our climb up. The sun also finally burned out the clouds. Then it was perfect cycling weather all the way to the finish. 101 miles with 8500 feet of climbing were the final stats of the race. I’m already looking forward to our next adventure. #crazyinlove #gfny #bearmountain #bunnylove #livetoride #ridetolive #cannondale #adventuresofallisonandshaun


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About The Author


Allison rides 4-5 times a week with various cycling clubs in Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware. When not riding, she spends her time researching and planning her next ride. Allison also runs and competes in triathlons.

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