The Cache Gran Fondo recently selected as one of 6 new UCI Gran Fondo World Series qualifying events in 2019.
The UCI Gran Fondo World Series, the UCI’s masters and amateur mass participation series, will comprise 24 qualifying events worldwide in 2018-2019, including the Cache Gran Fondo on July 13th, 2019. The UCI Gran Fondo World Championships will take place in Poznan, Poland in September 2019, and in Vancouver, BC in 2020.
Included as new events with the Cache Gran Fondo (Utah), will be the Giro del Lago in Chile on November 3rd, Brisbane Granfondo (Australia) on 14 April 2019, a new qualifier in France. La Bourgogne in the small town of Viré en Maconnais with some tough climbing on 21 April, Granfondo Rio de Janeiro will take place in Mangaratiba near Rio De Janero, Brazil, and world-first event in Russia, the Granfondo Russia July 13th in Moscow with a time trial on the 1980 Olympic course.
Cache Valley, Utah - USA
UCI GRAN FONDO WORLD SERIES
Launched in 2011, the UCI Gran Fondo World Series (formerly known as the UCI World Cycling Tour) is a series of UCI-sanctioned road races held all over the world. Throughout the season, 22 events qualify the top 25% in each age group for the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships(the former UWCT Final and UCI Masters Road World Championships). The age group winners of the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships are awarded the UCI rainbow jersey. The qualifier events are open to riders of all levels: those who aim to make the podium and others who wish to cross the finish line in the best possible time.
The Series and World Championships are organised in collaboration with the Belgian sports marketing agency, Golazo.
Read more: http://www.ucigranfondoworldseries.com/
UCI 2018 WORLD CALENDAR OF QUALIFIERS RACES
9-10 September - Poznan Bike Challenge Poznan, Poland
17 September - Amy's Gran Fondo Lorne, Australia
30 Sept – 1 Oct - 3 Valli Varesine Varese, Italy
15 December - Dubai First Gran Fondo Dubai, United Arab Emirates
23-25 March - Cyprus Gran Fondo Pafos, Cyprus
23-25 March - Tour de Bintan Bintan, Indonesia
7 April - Forrest Grape Ride Marlborough, New Zealand
8 April - Granfondo Golfe de Saint Tropez Saint-Tropez, France
13-15 April - Kos GranFondo Kos, Greece
21-22 April - Blayney to Bathurst Cyclo Sportif Challenge Bathurst, Australia
12-13 May - Granfondo Antalya Antalya, Turkey
20 May - Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo Jacksonville, USA
26 May - Schleck Gran Fondo Mondorf Les Bains, Luxembourg
2-3 June - Tour of Cambridgeshire Peterborough, Great Britain
8-10 June - Maraton Franja Ljubljana, Slovenia
14-16 June - The Blue Mountains Gran Fondo Blue Mountain Village, Canada
23-24 June - Gran Fondo Denmark Grindsted, Denmark
6-8 July - La Leggendaria Charly Gaul Trento, Italy
7-8 July - Niseko Classic Niseko, Japan
8 July - Gran Fondo Ezaro Costa da Morte, Spain
8-9 July - UCI San Luis Potosi San Luis Potosi, Mexico
30 Aug-2 Sept - UCI Gran Fondo World Championships Varese, Italy