|The Jamestown Gran Fondo is ideally situated in the heart of Virginia's Historic Triangle. This ride rapidly takes you onto low traffic, country roads where the pavement is nice and the hills are small. With staggered starts everyone can finish and enjoy BBQ and beer by the water next to the Jamestown Settlement. Don't miss out on this wonderful time of year to be in Williamsburg, VA.
|The Jamestown Gran Fondo has Century, Metric Century and 30 mile options. Each distance is fully supported with mechanics and well stocked aid stations. The Century starts at 7:30AM, the Metric Century at 8:30AM, and the 30 miler at 9AM. Each of these rides is mostly flat but has some long, gradual climbs (max 125 ft). The post ride party starts at 11:30AM and goes until 4:30. Riders get 2 beers and a BBQ plate with their entry with more available for purchase.
|Riders can register at www.setupevents.com. Click on "other" events, then you will find the Jamestown Gran Fondo listed on the drop down menu.
|There will be 2 timed sections on the Century and Metric Century portions, there will be one timed section on the 30 mile route. Remember, this is not a race! All riders are expected to obey all traffic laws, ride single file, and stay to the right as much as possible.
|Williamsburg, VA is conveniently located between Richmond, VA and Virginia, Beach.
From Richmond: Take Interstate 64 to exit 234. Follow route 199 for 8 miles to Jamestown Road. Turn right on Jamestown Road and proceed 4 miles to turn right into Anniversary Park.
From Virginia Beach/Hampton: Take Interstate 64 to exit 242A, then proceed 5.4 miles and turn left on Jamestown Road. Proceed 4 miles and turn right into Anniversary Park.
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2217 Jamestown Road
(843) 812-5709 www.setupevents.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=event_detail&eventID=2447