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Please visit our new Gran Fondo website on
Sunday 12 May
The VELO Battle on the Border GRAN FONDO SOCIAL RIDES are mass participation social rides for anyone who has a bike and enjoys a pedal. The attraction of the Gran Fondo is for individuals to set personal goals and challenge themselves against the beautiful terrain of the Tweed Valley.
Take up the challenge of the 200km Gran Fondo or simply stroll along with friends and family down the coast in the Piccolo Fondo. Choose your distance, choose your pace. Accommodation packages available for all groups and budgets, so get in early for a great weekend with all the "battlers".
57km Piccolo Fondo
It is only 57km and a great introduction into the great world of social riding. the landscape is spectacular, the ride is fun, so be apart of this great event.
Time to step up the intensity and really explore the terrain of the Tweed. This ride will take you down the Tweed Coast and through the tranquil villages of Stokers, Tyalgum, Chillingham. Finishing this gives you definite bragging rights!
180km Gran Fondo
This is the ultimate challenge for the cycling enthusiast. You set the pace as the bunch ride up the mountains, down the valley, along the coast line, visiting all the unique communities along the way. This is the king of the mountain ride of rides.
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