Get up close and personal with Bob Roll and some of the best riders in the county at the SLO GranFondo special event. After a 40 mile ride through the Edna Valley wine country toward Lopez Lake, enjoy socializing over cocktails and food. Get up close and personal with cycling industry experts and top riders, gain insight and get inspired while we wine taste and nosh our way into the depths of roadie bliss. We will relax in oceanfront Avila Beach and enjoy amazing food, Sinor-LaVallee wines and ice cold beer. You will have direct contact and deep conversations with the pos, a turn sheet and course support, autographed poster, bike valet and priceless memories.
All riders start at Avila Beach Pier with three pace groups (easy, moderate, hard) to be lead by a Race SLO Team member and professional cyclist (or two or three). We will all travel the same route through the Edna Valley, SLO Wine Country, towards Lopez Lake mountains and back for a comfortable 40 miles. This non-timed ride will take 2 to 3 hours and start at 7:30am sharp at the pier. Bike swag, mechanical support as well as motorcycle and bike lead escorts will be provided during the ride. Free bike valet will be available for the after party. All rides will start and finish in the beautiful town of Avila Beach.