Jeremiah Bishop's Alpine Loop Gran Fondo

Harrisonburg, VA, Sun Sep 30, 2018

Presented by Cancer Journeys Foundation - Prostate Cancer Awareness Project
  • Online Registration Deadline: Thursday, Sep 27, 2018 at 6:00 PM ET

Select Your Category

Category Distance Start Fee Field Limit
All-Valley Routes
Valley View Challenge
closed Valley View Challenge 36 miles 8:00 AM $85
36 miles showcasing the idyllic scenery and country roads that make the area a famed riding destination. A great challenge with over 2,600 feet of rolling climbs and a steep jaunt up Mole Hill. PAVED.
Mt Solon Metric Century
closed Mt Solon Metric Century 62.4 miles 8:00 AM $85
100 kilometers (62.5 miles) with 3,743 feet of rolling, scenic Shenandoah Valley riding, including the beautiful backroads and nearly-secret riverside lanes beyond Mt Solon. PAVED.
Shenandoah Mountain Routes
Shenandoah Mountain Adventure
closed Shenandoah Mountain Adventure 78 miles 8:00 AM $149
The route is 78 miles featuring entirely paved surfaces and including two major mountain climbs. PAVED.
Shenandoah Mountain Century
closed Shenandoah Mountain Century 100 miles 8:00 AM $149
100 miles including two significant all-paved climbs over Shenandoah Mountain, back roads and rolling hills alongside the George Washington National Forest. A mountainous 100-mile adventure. PAVED.
Alpine Loop Route
Alpine Loop
closed Alpine Loop 105 miles 8:00 AM $149
Route includes unpaved road surfaces, major mountain climbs and descents. Returning to Original Route for 2018, see Event Notes. Specific tire and gearing requirements at
Fundraising-Only Participants
Fundraising-Only Participant
Fundraising-Only Participant see event details $0
Select this category if you're inspired to join in the fundraising efforts in support of the charitable mission of the event. Upon registering, a page will be created for you.

Event Items

Suggested Contribution In 2018, the charitable impact of the Gran Fondo can be greater than ever! 100% of these contributions will directly support the charitable mission of the Alpine Loop Gran Fondo. Contributions can be designated. All contributors will be recognized in 2018 Supporter's Listings. To designate your contribution, see Registration Questions below.
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Fondo Participant x $10.00
closed Friend of the 'Fondo x $25.00
closed Gran Fondo Supporter x $50.00
closed Gran Fondo Champion // VIP Start Line Recognition x $100.00
Cycling Celebration Pre-Event DINNER Cycling Celebration Dinner Saturday, September 29, 6-8 p.m. Hotel Madison. Upscale, fresh, farm-to-table. The place to meet and mingle with other participants, VIP attendees and the pros. We will celebrate and fuel up for the big ride! Event is capped and traditionally sells out in advance. No tickets at the door. Dress: You'll see others in Business Casual, Weekend Casual and even jeans and t's. It's your adventure, come comfortable.
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Dinner Ticket x $49.00
closed Dinner Ticket - Child Age 3-12 x $25.00
closed Dinner Ticket - Child Under 3 x $0.00
Welcome to Town Dinner Friday, Sept. 28, 6-8 p.m. This new casual event will serve to kick off the weekend with an intimate welcome gathering in downtown Harrisonburg's only speakeasy. Drinks and dinner. Mark your Gran Fondo weekend arrival and meet other cyclists and special guests before exploring downtown. Dress: It's your weekend, wear what you arrive in, Business Casual to Weekend Comfortable. Menu at
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Welcome to Town Dinner Ticket x $35.00
2018 Gran Fondo Jersey We broke the mold with a high-stylin' high-visibility design for 2018. Jerseys are made custom for the Gran Fondo by Cutaway USA. Features 3 elastic rear pockets, full zip. Club Cut. These jerseys will be ready for pickup at Gran Fondo sign-in along with your rider packet. If your size is no longer available, you have the option to order one that will be produced just for you following the event. Visit to order.
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Men's X-Small x $85.00
closed Men's Small x $85.00
closed Men's Medium x $85.00
closed Men's Large x $85.00
closed Men's X-Large x $85.00
closed Men's XX-Large x $85.00
closed Men's XXX-Large x $85.00
closed Women's X-Small x $85.00
closed Women's Small x $85.00
closed Women's Medium
Only 2 remaining!
x $85.00
closed Women's Large x $85.00
closed Women's X-Large x $85.00
closed Women's XX-Large x $85.00
closed Women's XXX-Large x $85.00
All-Access Weekend Add-On Packages NEW for 2018! These weekend add-on packages will give you (and your guest*, when you select +1) access to all the Alpine Loop Gran Fondo-related experiences, including, a welcome cocktail reception on Friday, special gift bag, Saturday ride with the pros, tickets to the Cycling Celebration Dinner, additional Beer Garden tickets and more. All-Access Pass +1 option includes additional event T-shirt, "Do Downtown" welcome pack, Spectator Meal Ticket, and additional Beer Garden Tickets. Only 20 Packages available. Note: All-Access weekend packages do not include Alpine Loop Gran Fondo cycling event entry. Please select route from event categories above. *Guest who is not also participating in cycling event/ride with the pros.
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Weekend All Access Pass x $250.00
closed Weekend All Access Pass +1 x $375.00
Festival Music Lover Is hearing Front Country your #1 reason to join us for the Finish Line Festival? This is your ticket! Youth 18 and under, free. (Cycling participants do not purchase, your ticket is included with cycling event registration.) Show 4 PM. You should also check out the option to purchase a Spectator Finish Line Meal (below.) Bring cash and ID for Brothers Craft Brewing Beer Garden to benefit SVBC. “In the bluegrass world, musicians tend to define themselves by their tradition and discipline. But Front Country is defined by its no-rules approach.” - NPR Music “Lead singer and songwriter for progressive bluegrass band Front Country, Melody Walker is an outspoken force.” - Paste “Fans of modern acoustic music will find much to enjoy in their more experimental approach within the traditional bluegrass quintet.” - Bluegrass Today
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Festival Music Lover (1 Ticket) x $10.00
Meal for Spectator - Finish Line Festival One Finish Line Festival Meal is included with your event entry. Use this option to purchase ADDITIONAL MEALS for friends, family and other festival goers. You will not be able to purchase additional meals at the event: in advance only.
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Spectator Finish Line Meal (1 Ticket)
Only 4 remaining!
x $18.00
FREE Porsche VIP Parking Porsche will rev up the excitement at the 2018 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo! And we're rallying Porsche drivers to do the same. If you will drive a Porsche to the event, reserve your FREE VIP Parking adjacent the Start/Finish Line.
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Porsche VIP Parking Reservation x $0.00
Gran Fondo Scholarship Help include more scholarship riders - high school and college participants - who want to take on the challenge of the Gran Fondo. Details coming on
Options Quantity Price Each
closed $10 Scholarship x $10.00
closed $25 Scholarship x $25.00
closed $50 Scholarship x $50.00
closed $80 Scholarship x $80.00
closed $100 Scholarship x $100.00
Event-Day Breakfast Items Heritage Bakery & Cafe of Harrisonburg is offering pre-orders for breakfast items which will be ready and waiting for you onsite prior to the start of the 'Fondo. You can enjoy a French-inspired start to the day.
Options Quantity Price Each
closed Muffin - Chocolate Chip Cherry Gluten and Dairy-Free x $3.00
closed Muffin - Pumpkin Cranberry Gluten and Dairy-Free x $3.00
closed Muffin - Blueberry Gluten and Dairy-Free x $3.00
closed Bacon Egg Cheese Croissant x $7.27
closed Spinach Egg and Cheese Croissant x $6.71
closed Quiche w/Orange Slices - Ham & Swiss x $6.15
closed Quiche w/Orange Slices - Red Pepper, Feta & Spinach x $6.15
closed Quiche w/Orange Slices - Smoke Salmon, Boursin Cheese & Dill x $6.16
closed Smoked Salmon Bagel with Dill, Capers, Onion and Cream Cheese x $8.11
closed Scone - Cheddar Scallion w/Cumin and Cornmeal x $3.35
closed Scone - Lemon Ginger x $3.35
closed Scone - Apricot Almond x $3.35
closed Hand-Squeezed Orange Juice x $3.00
closed Hand-Squeezed Grapefruit Juice x $3.00
closed Granola and Yogurt w/Fresh Berries and Honey x $6.00
closed Waffle - Includes fruit on top, butter and maple syrup x $7.00
closed Waffle+ Same as Above PLUS One Additional Topping (Peanut Butter, Almond Butter, or Nutella. Specify at event.) x $7.50
closed Avocado Toast - With Radishes, Green Onion, Lemon Pepper Olive Oil Dressing, and Hardboiled Egg x $7.00

Event Notes