!!!!!!!ALL ROAD RIDES START TOGETHER - START AT 7:15 AM!!!!!!
This creates a TOTALLY AWESOME mass start event with intersection controlled roads and a CHP escort through the first 19 stop lights.
NEW DATE TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE COOLER JUNE GLOOM WEATHER AND ON A SATURDAY TO AVOID TRAFFIC ON THE ROADS
JUNE 15, 2019GIRO DI SAN DIEGO
Start and Finish Located at Kit Carson Park
Something for Everyone
4 Great Road Routes to choose from
GranFondo – Mesa Grande (105mi)
GranFondo – Palomar (67mi)
MedioFondo (44 mi)
PiccoloFondo (30 mi)
THE GIRO IS KNOWN FOR HAVING CHALLENGING AND PICTURESQUE ROUTES, OUTSTANDING RIDE SUPPORT, DELICIOUS FOOD ON COURSE AND PHENOMENAL POST-RIDE PARTY!
Join the GIRO in this exciting day filled with cycling!
Men's and Women's Cycling Kits and T-Shirts!
Add Event Jersey, Shorts and T- Shirt (you can add them to your order at check out on Active.com)
Giro di San Diego Road Events: Experience the passion and thrill of an Italian crafted GranFondo cycling event in Southern California. Born in Italy, these events have captured the heart and soul of what it means to ride. The best routes, best rest stops and ultimate gourmet meals are what it’s all about. These rides are for all levels of Recreational Riders!
After the race enjoy the band, brew, expo and amazing post ride Italian lunch ALL INCLUDED with your ride!
What's Included in Giro di San Diego Ride:
• Uniformed Police, Shierffs and CHP on-route to keep Cyclists Safe
• Chip timing on road routes
• Timed climb of Palomar Mountain
• Finisher's Medal for all Routes
• KOM/QOM prizes for winners of all posted age categories
• Fantastic Rest Stops with Tons of Food!
• Italian Lunch at the Finish Party
• Goodie bag
• SAG & mechanical support
• Beer Garden and Live Band!
• FREE 10 minute Post-ride Massage
• Bike parking valet post ride.
• Custom Jersey and T-Shirts Available
(Men's and Women's Styles)
RIDE FOR FREE if you are a Fundraiser for CAF
Giro di San Diego Benefits Life Sports Foundation. For this ride Life Sports Foundation has choosen to Support Challenged Athletes Foundation - Operation Rebound
We Proudly Support Local and VERY Worthy Charity Organizations!
If you are up for the Challenge of Fundraising for CAF, then we will reward your efforts!
All Money Raised goes directly to the Charity; you will be provided tax deductible receipts.
Raise $600 1 Free Ride in Giro di San Diego
- 1 Giro Jersey
- 1 Free Ride in Giro di San Diego
- 1 Giro Jersey
- 1 T-shirt
Raise $2000 +
- 2 Free Giro Rides
- 2 Jerseys
- 2 T-shirts
Choose the Fundraiser option during your registration for the Giro.
This ride is very proud to support Operation Rebound - Challenged Athletes Foundation. Helping our military from the front lines to the finish line! We encourage ALL Riders to donate to Operation Rebound and you can set up your own fundraising campaign on our Crowdrise fundraising page. Riders who raise $600 or more FOR CAF (ONLY) earn a Free Ride and Custom Cycling Jersey.
When you reach your fundraising goal we will refund your registration fee
You will receive an email with a link to your customizable Fundraising page. You can also access your fundraising tools by logging on to your Active Account. We provide you with all the tools you need.
Cancellation Policy: No refunds. Transfers ARE permitted by emailing us up to 2 weeks before the events (Transfer Fee - $20).
Event details and schedule
Important Dates and Times
Event Date: June 15, 2019
On Line Registration closes: Saturday, June 15th 7:00am
Mail-In Registration postmarked by: June 5, 2019
Packet Pick-up: Friday, June 14th from 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Day-of registration: Saturday, June 15th from 5:30am until 7:00am
Saturday, June 15th from 10:00am to 4:00pm at Kit Carson Park, 3333 Bear Valley Pkwy S, Escondido, CA 92025
5:30 AM Day of Registration Opens (At the start line)
!!!VERY IMPORTANT PLEASE READ!!!
!!!!!!!ALL ROAD RIDES START AT 7:15 AM!!!!!!
This creates a TOTALLY AWESOME mass start event with fully closed roads and a full CHP escort through the first 19 stop lights. You will be escorted all the way to the Lake Wohlford Climb which is also already completely closed.
7:15 AM GranFondo – Mesa Grande (105 mi)
7:15 AM GranFondo – Palomar (67 mi)
7:15 AM MedioFondo (44 mi)
7:15 AM PiccoloFondo (30 mi)
10:00 AM Lunch and Beer Service Opens
6:00 PM Course Closes
See Website for schedule of Events:
Granfondo Cycling Tours Inc.