GRAND FONDO EVENTS, AMYS GRAN FONDO, LORNE VICTORIA AUSTRALIA WHEN: September 17 2017 Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo is a world-class event held on fully closed roads in one of the world’s most idyllic destinations – the Great Ocean Road. With almost 6,000 riders taking part in 2015, the event has established itself as one of the most popular mass participation rides in Australia, offering a distance for every type of bike rider. These distances include; 110km Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo, 40km Australian Unity Medio Fondo and the 14km Australian Unity Family Fondo The event takes place over two days, starting on Saturday 10 September 2016 with the Amy’s Otway Tour Criterium in the main street of Lorne in the afternoon followed by Amy’s Wall hill-climb in the evening. On Sunday 11 September 2016 Australia’s best female cyclists take to the fully closed Great Ocean Road as part of Amy’s Otway Tour Classic before the main field in Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo take their turn to enjoy the breathtaking views of Bass Strait and the Otway Ranges. The Event Village on Lorne’s beach front is buzzing all weekend with industry exhibitors, food vendors and bars surrounding the big screen. The ideal place for families to relax and for riders to wind down post-event. Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo places a huge emphasis on safety, with all participants required to complete a safety briefing before riding.
Difficulty: Beginner (Green)
Ride Duration: Multi-day