The Brandywine Valley offers some of the best cycling terrain on the East Coast.
Experience one of the most scenic cycling routes in the U.S. as the Wilmington Grand Prix’s 3rd Annual Delaware Gran Fondo offers cyclists the unique opportunity to traverse a challenging 100-kilometer course linked by 13 cultural attractions, including stunning rides through world-class institutions such as Delaware Art Museum, Hagley Museum & Gardens and Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library. The Delaware Gran Fondo will allow cyclists the rare privilege of passing through these attractions on the same ride. A Media Fondo (half-century course) will also be offered.
The Wilmington Grand Prix Gran Fondo is 100km (62 miles) long. The Media Fondo is 50km (31 miles) long.
.Participants will receive a welcome packet, USA Cycling rider insurance, course marking, four aid stations, chip timing for two climbs, post-ride party, competition prizes, bike valet service at festivities and more. A souvenir jersey is available for a significant discount if purchased when registering.
The Delaware Gran Fondo benefits the Food Bank of Delaware
Riders must be 16 or older to participate.
Start time: 7am registration; Ride begins @ 8am sharp
Ride begins and ends at Delaware Art Museum. Post-ride party in Delaware Art Museum Sculpture Garden.
RIDER PACKET PICKUP: TBA