GranFondo in the News

  • 54-40 to Perform for RBC GranFondo Whistler Festival
    Wednesday, August 17, 2011  |  Resort Municipality of Whistler On Saturday, to celebrate the athletes' amazing achievement and keep the adrenaline rushing, 54-40 will hit the stage from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. These legendary Vancouver rockers will be playing all their hits, providing everyone with a reason to dance and stay warm as the sun drops behind the mountains.

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  • Dave Burch: Accomplished rider a Fondo first-timer
    Thursday, July 21, 2011  |  The Whistler Question "It’s a unique opportunity to be able to ride your bike on the Sea to Sky Highway with a lane closed. It’s one of the most beautiful roads in the world.”

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  • Vancouver resident looks to build on 2010 GranFondo result
    Thursday, July 14, 2011  |  The Whistler Question “I hadn’t really done any road events prior to the GranFondo in about five years, and doing the GranFondo made me interested in doing road racing again”

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  • Veteran rider looking for another great GranFondo finish
    Thursday, July 7, 2011  |  The Whistler Question “You saw last year 4,000 people and that was pretty phenomenal,” he said. “It’s really driven the renewal of road cycling and made people more aware of the joy of riding. Just this last Saturday, I’ve never seen so many roadies out on the highway as I did.”

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  • Ride on, Sea to Sky
    Wednesday, June 1, 2011  |  The Pique McKinnon and his team are preparing for the 2011 edition of the GranFondo Whistler with some interesting new twists planned.

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  • GranFondo Canada Partners with Steve Nash Sports Clubs
    Tuesday, April 12, 2011  |  Pedal Magazine Steve Nash Fitness World & Sports Club and GranFondo Canada have announced a partnership that designates indoor cycling classes at all clubs as training sessions for RBC GranFondo Kelowna on July 16, 2011 and RBC GranFondo Whistler on September 10, 2011.

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