January 04, 2012 (Vancouver, BC) – Canada’s premier gran fondo cycling event, the RBC GranFondo Whistler, gives participants one of the most unique cycling experiences in North America – 122 kilometers in a dedicated lane from downtown Vancouver to Whistler. Riders will experience breathtaking views of Howe Sound, challenging climbs through the Coast Mountain Range and a rewarding post-event festival celebration in Whistler. The course is fully supported with aid stations stocked with fruits and vegetables, nutritional supplements, water and energy drink, medical and mechanical assistance and toilets.
The 2012 RBC GranFondo Whistler will take place September 8, 2012. Two distance options are offered including the full 122 KM GranFondo which starts in Vancouver and the 55 KM Medio which will start in Canada’s Outdoor Recreation Capital of Squamish. Both events finish in the world renowned Resort Municipality of Whistler.
The RBC GranFondo Whistler sold out in both its first and second year. Secure your place now and save. Registrants for the third annual RBC GranFondo Whistler will save $25 on the $250 registration fee by signing up before 11:59 pm on Friday, January 6, 2012.
To register click HERE.